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REVIEW: Beri Weber – Be’ezras Hashem Yisburach by Shmuli

REVIEW: Beri Weber – Be’ezras Hashem Yisburach by Shmuli

by: ShmuliPhoto Only recently I realized where I had seen Beri before. I found a video of last year’s Kumzits on The Hudson where Beri sings very lebedik, and I remember thinking “I hope this guy comes out with an album”.  He has such Chayus and Freilachkeit in the way he sings his songs.  It [&hellip

Kumzitz on the Hudson: Mendel Interviews Gershy Moskowitz

Kumzitz on the Hudson: Mendel Interviews Gershy Moskowitz

The Jewish Music Report is excited to bring you a short interview with Gershy Moskowitz of TeeM Productions. Gershy and Mendel talk about the upcoming 3rd Kumzits on the Hudson, they discuss who will be there, who is involved in putting it together, and of course the food! Make sure you’re there, there will be [&hellip

Up and Coming Singers: Eli Marcus

Up and Coming Singers: Eli Marcus

We here at JMR love talking about Jewish Music, we love talking about Jewish Music singers also! These days there is so much amazing talent out there, it could be hard to navigate through the crowded field. We will now be starting a series of short profiles of upcoming singers. We’re not talking about the [&hellip

In Memory of Jo Amar

In Memory of Jo Amar

This past Friday the sad news came to us about the passing of a very well known Jewish Music Star, Jo Amar. Although I am not old enough to have  grown up with Jo as one of my major Jewish Music Stars, he was still able to get his way into my life, and sure [&hellip

Yosef Chaim Shwekey: Lo Lefached

Yosef Chaim Shwekey: Lo Lefached

Let me tell you this right from the start. If you’re hoping to read some kind of comparison between Yaakov and Yosef Chaim Shwekey, you might as well stop reading right now. This review is about Yosef Chaim Shwekey and his debut CD, Lo Lefached. Despite the similarity between their voices, Yaakov Shwekey had nothing [&hellip

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