Posts Tagged ‘ musicians ’

The Amy Winehouse Tracks No One Will Ever Hear

July 8, 2015
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The Amy Winehouse Tracks No One Will Ever Hear

The new documentary Amy offers a heartbreaking look at the rise and fall of an extraordinarily gifted young singer. Amy Winehouse was a “Jewish girl from North London” (as she put it) who wanted nothing to do with fame. But life spiraled out of control as she battled drug addiction,…

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Meet Ethan Hawke’s Jewish Piano Teacher

April 7, 2015
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Ethan Hawke's Jewish Piano Teacher

Seymour Bernstein is a musical genius. He is 88 years old and lives in a…

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The Other Kabbalah-Loving L.A. Musician

November 11, 2013
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mikey-pauker

LA-based singer-songwriter Mikey Pauker’s inspirations come from across the map. From contemporary pop music to Jewish liturgy, hasidut, kabbalah,…

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The Shondes: The Coney Island of rock bands?

December 27, 2012
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shondes

Coney Island — home of legendary knishes, Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs,…

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Nature Boy

July 17, 2012
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girl blue dress

The 1947 song “Nature Boy,” written by eden…

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A Tribute to Leonard Cohen

June 29, 2012
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Leonard Cohen is a modern-day renaissance man–musician, poet, philosopher, mystic.…

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Silver Jews Ride into the Sunset

June 21, 2012
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silver

These days, writer and musician David Berman is…

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The Precious Age of 13

May 30, 2012
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the precious age of 13

The singer James Levy’s deep rumbling voice and…

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The Subway Violinist

April 20, 2012
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Quint31

The violinist Philipe Quint was a child genius. At the…

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Beautiful Land, Beautiful People

February 2, 2012
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ChanaRothman

Chana Rothman, a folksinger and guitarist, has crafted herself…

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Pop Sabbaticals

December 16, 2011
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maor

Maor Levi is a DJ and producer based…

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The Future of Jewish Music Is Not Adam Sandler

November 28, 2011
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Is Mac Miller the future of secular Jewish culture?…

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