Articles By: OutOfTowner

I am an out of towner living in the Midwest. I love to sing and do so, as a part time job. I was raised in a musical family, and have tried to pass on my love and appreciation of music onto the next generation, my children.

The Hit Duo From Johannesburg “Derech Achim” Releases Their Debut Album “Mayim Rabim”

The Hit Duo From Johannesburg “Derech Achim” Releases Their Debut Album “Mayim Rabim”

In February 2017 the world of Jewish music was introduced to an new and exciting duo from Johannesburg, South Africa named “Derech Achim.” The group is comprised of two brothers-in-law, Reuven Garber, and Jared Lazarus. The vision of Derech Achim is to compose music that first moves your soul before it moves your body, using [&hellip

New music video “Belz” Lipa feat, the HSB

New music video “Belz” Lipa feat, the HSB

3 years after it was first performed in New York’s Yiddish theater district, the iconic song Belz is revitalized, this time being performed by a pair of musicians who were schoolboys when it first debuted in 1932. Saul Dreier and Ruby Sosnowicz, better known to their legions of adoring fans of all ages as the [&hellip

The Cantor’s Forum Presents: “Chazzanut for everyone”

The Cantor’s Forum Presents: “Chazzanut for everyone”

  Last week the Cantor’s Forum launched their debut performance in the Erez Israel Museum in Tel Aviv. The Forum hosted Sassy Keshet, Avremi Roth and Zvi Weiss and the evening was Emceed by the journalist Kobi Arieli. In addition, The forum has released their debut album and will be arriving in stores in the [&hellip

Shlasheles Junior Release FREE Single “Al Hanisim” Off Upcoming Album

Shlasheles Junior Release FREE Single “Al Hanisim” Off Upcoming Album

   The group that brought you hit songs such as; Modeh Ani, Hisoriree, Raninu and Heyma, is BACK! That’s right, Yitzchok Rosenthal’s widely popular children’s group Shalsheles Junior is back with an all new album. This is the third generation for the Junior’s group, which just keeps getting better with ever album. This time Rosenthal, [&hellip

Six13 – Watch Me (Spin / Drey-Drey) – 2015 Chanukah Jam

Six13 – Watch Me (Spin / Drey-Drey) – 2015 Chanukah Jam

CHAG SAMEACH! Think there’s no funky way to celebrate the Festival of Lights? WATCH ME. This song and all Six13 songs are completely a cappella — created with nothing but the human voice

New Video: “Hisnari” Live Session With Boruch Sholom

New Video: “Hisnari” Live Session With Boruch Sholom

Hi everyone, Another live session from RuliMusic is here with Boruch Sholom. “Hisnari” a track from Boruch Sholom’s debut album “Bishvili” was written in memory of the Fogel family who were brutally murdered by terrorists four years ago on a Friday night in their home. “This song was also written at a period in my [&hellip

New Video: Ari Goldwag & Sheves Chaverim – Shir Ushvacha

New Video: Ari Goldwag & Sheves Chaverim – Shir Ushvacha

A new video from Ari Goldwag & Sheves Chaverim Produced, directed and script written by Sarah Gordon Cinematography by Yirmiyahu Vann

OutOfTowner reviews Mesivta Of Waterbury – Stay With Me

OutOfTowner reviews Mesivta Of Waterbury – Stay With Me

  Anyone who reads my reviews (when I actually do write one) probably knows that not only do I like to listen to all the new releases that come out but that I have a very wide ranging of music genres that I enjoy listening to. I happen to have a soft spot for albums [&hellip

OutOfTowner reviews Benny and the Torah Kidz

OutOfTowner reviews Benny and the Torah Kidz

  As long as I can remember I have always kept up with the new releases in the Jewish Music Industry. I enjoy new material and when I know in advance when albums are being released the anticipation will grow. When I saw a promo about a new kids album being released by Yerachmiel Begun [&hellip

OutOfTowner reviews Simcha Leiner-SL2

OutOfTowner reviews Simcha Leiner-SL2

Simcha Leiner is perhaps one of the most intriguing artists out there in the Jewish Music industry from a musical standpoint and also from as a regular person. I can’t call myself a friend of his but I consider myself an acquaintance and friendly with Simcha. We have sung together (ok so he sang and [&hellip

OutOfTowner Reviews Miracles

OutOfTowner Reviews Miracles

  Growing up with younger sisters, my brothers and I were introduced to many of the popular songs that girls all over were singing. We boys did not have the most complimentary things to say about them and had a good time making fun of the songs and our sisters attempts to sing them (just [&hellip

OutOfTowner reviews Ata Imadi by Dovid Lowy

OutOfTowner reviews Ata Imadi by Dovid Lowy

This is a long overdue review that has been bouncing around my head for the past few months (ok by now it’s more than a few months…but who’s counting). Usually when I hear that a song from an upcoming album is being released for free I look to see if I recognize the singer’s name. [&hellip

OutOfTowner Reviews Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz – Shir

OutOfTowner Reviews  Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz – Shir

One of the most intriguing albums that came out recently is the Shir “Shmitah benefit” album released by Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz. A lot has been written about the generous philanthropy of the Rechnitz family and specifically Shlomo Yehuda, so I am not even going to try to tackle that aspect of the album. The Rechnitz [&hellip