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Benny Friedman to Sing on Lag B’omer in Los Angeles!

Benny Friedman to Sing on Lag B’omer in Los Angeles!

Sunday, May 2nd there will be a concert, parade, and fair in honor of Lag Ba’Omer in Los Angeles. They will have Live Music, Benny Friedman will perform, a marching band, clowns, jugglers, game booths, petting zoo, Kosher food stands, floats and much more! Concert at 10:30 AM, Parade at 11:30 AM and the fair [&hellip

Please Say Tehilim For … Rivka Bas Yael

Please Say Tehilim For … Rivka Bas Yael

This is an excerpt from JewishMom.com Newsletter: Dear Rabbi, I was planning to spend this morning with my kids at the playground, distracting them until our annual Independence Day Barbecue in Sacher Park late this afternoon. And then at 8 AM the phone rang… Terrible news. The oldest daughter of Yael and singer Yonatan Razel [&hellip

Alternative Jewish Music – Acoustic Art Jazz

Alternative Jewish Music – Acoustic Art Jazz

Looking for smooth, talented, creative Jewish jazz? There isn’t that much out there. We’ve previously pushed you towards Daniel Zamir, whose saxophone virtuosity is something that has to be heard to be believed. But in terms of acoustic art jazz, here are two gorgeous albums that are must-haves for any music lover, despite being little-known. [&hellip

New York Kosher Cruises presents Sunset Kumzitz Cruise with Shua Kessin

New York Kosher Cruises presents Sunset Kumzitz Cruise with Shua Kessin

Shua Kessin will be hitting the Kosher Cruise scene this coming Lag B’Omer. Here is all the information you’ll need to know. New York Kosher Cruises presents Sunset Kumzitz Cruise with Shua Kessin Amazing Lag B’omer 5770 Cruise Schedule: Cruise from Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn, N.Y. to the Statue of Liberty via the Verrazano Bridge with [&hellip

A.K.A. Pella Platinum Review by JM Derech

A.K.A. Pella is back and yes, they are better than ever. They definitely took their game up a notch with this new addition to their collection, “Platinum.” What they did, was take the best songs that have been released within the last couple of years (for the most part) and re-record them to perfection with [&hellip

A Time For Everything?

A Time For Everything?

I don’t know about you, but for me, things have been awfully dead in the Jewish music business.  Since the release of Benny Friedman’s mega album Chanukah time, I can think of only two other artists who have released new albums:  Yehuda Green and Shloime Gertner.   I am sure there are more, (not counting Purim [&hellip

Sefira Acapella List + Free Downloads!

Sefira Acapella List + Free Downloads!

DOWNLOAD ALL THE FREE TRACKS HERE For all you die-hard music lovers, I personally understand the frustration that must be going through your head during this time of year. S’fira is here, leaving you nothing to hear! Now you run to the store or search google for the latest Acapella albums, which are the only [&hellip

Berri Weber’s New CD Now Available!

Berri Weber’s New CD Now Available!

Berri Weber’s new Double CD “Farbreng” will be released very soon. The CD will have one disc with music and one without special for Sefirah and the Three Weeks. This album has 2 CDS. Each Cd has 23 tracks. Produced And Arranged By:Naftali Schnitzler, Choir: Moishie Krausz, Yide Usher Roth, Yossi Farkas and Sheya Weiss. The kumzitz guys: Yoel [&hellip

My Thoughts on Concert Etiquette

My Thoughts on Concert Etiquette

This past Succos, I was lucky enough to be able to attend two Chol Hamoed concerts.  What with all the responsibilities that the Yomim Tovim entail in addition to reviewing both concerts I never had time to write the third post I was planning on writing.  The subject?  How to behave at a concert.  But [&hellip

Lipa Does it Again! A Pre-Release Premiere CD Concert!

Lipa Does it Again! A Pre-Release Premiere CD Concert!

Lipa Schmeltzer has once again reinvented the Jewish Music wheel. For the first time in Jewish Music, a singer will hold a pre release, new album premiere concert. This event will introduce the most die hard fans to Lipa’s brand new CD. The CD, titled M’eimka D’Lipa, sure to be a massive hit will be [&hellip

A.K.A.Pella: Platinum – Michels Review

Warning: If you’re the type of person that doesn’t believe that non-Jewish music should be sung by Jewish artists, then this CD is definitely not for you, and you can stop reading right now. Straight off, this is A.K.A.Pella’s best CD yet. The way they infuse hit non-Jewish songs with Jewish ones is very impressive. [&hellip

Sampler from Berri Weber’s new Farbreng CD

Sampler from Berri Weber’s new Farbreng CD

Berri Weber’s new Double CD “Farbreng” will be released very soon. The CD will have one disc with music and one without special for Sefirah and the Three Weeks. Here is a sampler of the vocal only version. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Download the mp3 here

Lipa Releases Album Name & Cover Design Contest.

Lipa Releases Album Name & Cover Design Contest.

Lipa Schmeltzer is set to release his brand new CD May 16th. Lipa just announced the name of the CD on his Twitter account. The name of the new album will be “Meimka D’Lipa” מעומקא דליפא from the bottom of my heart. Lipa’s also offering a free brand new CD to the best idea for [&hellip