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Classic Reviews: Shlomo Simcha’s – Aneni

Classic Reviews: Shlomo Simcha’s – Aneni

We at the JMR would like to welcome a brand new writer into the family. The Jewish Music Report welcomes Shmuli. Shmuli will be helping us with many exciting things, and we are confident you will enjoy both his style and passion for music. Shlomo Simcha  – Aneni (1999) This album came out when I [&hellip

Full Green/Ehrenpreis Wedding Recap!

Full Green/Ehrenpreis Wedding Recap!

A veritable who’s who of the Jewish music scene gathered at The Sands this past Thursday night in honor of the wedding of Yossi Green’s son Ari to Temima Ehrenpreis. Photo info, from right to left: Yisroel Werdyger, Yossi Green, Shloime Taussig, Yoily Horowitz, Zevi Fried, Shraga Feivel Gold The delectable food and exquisite ambiance [&hellip

JMR PODCAST #2 NOW ONLINE!!

JMR PODCAST #2 NOW ONLINE!!

Dov Katz and Sruly Meyer are back with Episode # 2! This podcast (an audio mp3 file which you download) can be heard a few different ways. You can right click here and save it to your computer. http://jewishmusicreport.com/Podcasts/JMR-PodcastEp2.mp3 http://jewishmusicreport.com/?p=1332 You can listen in the play button below, or you can subscribe via iTunes and [&hellip

Country Yossi/Berry Weber Cover, Plus a Free CD Giveaway!

Country Yossi/Berry Weber Cover, Plus a Free CD Giveaway!

JMR is proud to present the exclusive debut of this months Country Yossi cover. This month’s cover featured Berry Weber showing off his brand new album, Beezras Hashem Yisbarach. Make sure to pick up your copy of the magazine when it becomes available starting this Friday! JMR is again featured in Country Yossi, as you [&hellip

HASC 23: Our Picks!

HASC 23:  Our Picks!

Ah, summer. Most people are thinking about long summer days, tall glasses of ice cold lemonade and a chance to relax. But not me. The end of June means school is out, my kids want to be entertained and I spend half my life driving carpool. So while most people are daydreaming about lazy summer [&hellip

Mendel Interviews Berry Weber

Mendel Interviews Berry Weber

Mendel the Sheichet interviews Berry Weber about his brand new CD. The CD is now in stores and available only for download. You can download the interview by going here. You can also subscribe to all our interviews and audio clips by going to iTunes. [Audio clip: view full post to listen

Alternative Jewish Music – The Three Best Bands You Never Heard Of

Alternative Jewish Music – The Three Best Bands You Never Heard Of

Over the years of being a music junky, I’ve sat and argued with many people about that tired phrase, “There’s nothing good in Jewish music!” Simply put, the claim is really one of music lovers looking for alternative Jewish music. And by alternative I don’t mean the genre – I mean the idea of something, [&hellip

Dina Storch Classic Hits Sung By Avrumi Flam, Yehuda! & Dov Levine: There’s a Place in My Mind

Dina Storch Classic Hits Sung By Avrumi Flam, Yehuda! & Dov Levine: There’s a Place in My Mind

Presenting the first of STEProduction’s albums: THERE’S A PLACE IN MY MIND, songs that penetrate the depths of the Neshama, starring Avrumi Flam, who has magnificently pulled together this tremendous production. Although these songs have been very popular for many years, they were never released to the public before. This new release, sung by Avrumi [&hellip

JM Derech’s Review of Avodas Tzedaka

Avodas Tzedaka is a 12-track album featuring the vocals of Shloime Kaufman, as well as guest vocals by: Baruch Levine, Michoel Pruzansky, Dovid Gabay, Abie Rotenberg, A.K.A. Pella & Shalom Jacobs. With this star-studded cast, the potential for greatness is limitless. And one more really cool note: The music on this album was done by [&hellip

Audio Interview: Mendy Werdyger talks to Mendel “the Sheichet” about new Yossele Rosenblatt CD

Audio Interview: Mendy Werdyger talks to Mendel “the Sheichet” about new Yossele Rosenblatt CD

Aderet Music has announced that they will be releasing the long awaited followup to the successful “Od Yosef Chai” CD of restored performances by undoubtedly the most famous Chazzan of all time, Reb Yossele Rosenblatt. Like “Od Yosef Chai” the followup album is a compilation of painstakingly professionally restored original hits from the benchmark by [&hellip

Hislahavus’ Review of Yankel Yankel

Hislahavus’ Review of Yankel Yankel

While there are many Chassidic niggunim albums, and a fantastic number of Chabad niggunim albums*, none has made the impact on the general Jewish music world that Avraham Fried’s highly successful series of niggunim albums. So it was with high expectations that I picked up Yankel Yankel. My thoughts? Well, bear with me – as [&hellip

Shloime Kaufman: Avodas Tzedakah

Shloime Kaufman: Avodas Tzedakah

Shloime Kaufman’s Avodos Tzedakah album will be in stores later this week, possibly as early as Thursday afternoon. The CD will be available on MostlyMusic.com, and features Dovid Gabay, Baruch Levine, Abie Rotenberg, Michoel Pruzansky, A.K.A. Pella, Sholom Jacobs and contains songs composed by Yitzy Waldner and Baruch Levine. The CD is presented by and [&hellip

Berry Webber Music Sampler!

Berry Webber Music Sampler!

In stores next week! Here is the 10 minute audio preview! [Audio clip: view full post to listen