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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

Shalsheles Update

Shalsheles Update

Ok, everyone. Take a deep breath and relax. Neither Shalsheles nor Shalsheles Jr. are planning on disappearing from the Jewish music scene any time soon. This is not rumor or speculation, but word that comes directly from Simcha Sussman. Shalsheles Jr., directed by Sussman, is currently recording their second full length album, which they hope [&hellip

Video: Beyond the Music with ABD

Video: Beyond the Music with ABD

Not long ago, ABD’s debut album took the Jewish world by storm. Seeming to sprout out of thin air, the group surprised us all with an album that was inspired, innovative and  refreshingly relaxed. In addition, many of us were intrigued by  the values they displayed in the donating of all proceeds from their album to Yeshivas [&hellip

New CD From Berry Weber Coming Soon!

New CD From Berry Weber Coming Soon!

Berry Weber, who’s video single Be’eilokim can be seen on youtube, is set to release his debut album “Bezras Hashem Yisbarach” in 2 weeks. In a Jewish music first, fans were able to watch the evolution of this cover on his facebook fanbook page. Now after hearing from the fans, and many hours of work, [&hellip

Exciting New Niggunim Project

Exciting New Niggunim Project

Behind the Scenes. May/June 2009 Chassidic music veterans Yaron Gershovsky and Zalman Goldstein are at it again. After bringing you TOTALLY CHASSIDIC and A NIGGUN IS FOREVER they present some of Chabads finest melodies in a performance that is second to none. In a departure from the solo piano performance of the previously mentioned albums, [&hellip

Mazel Tov to Mr. and Mrs. Benny Friedman

Mazel Tov to Mr. and Mrs. Benny Friedman

Mazel Tov to Benny Friedman, whose wedding took place in Crown Heights this past Thursday night. The lead singer was a relative, Eli Marcus of 8th day. Avraham Fried, Yitzy Spinner and Dovid Stein all sang. Avi Newmark, Sruly Meyer and Yitzy Waldner were just a few of the well known faces in the music [&hellip

Brand New CD From Shlomo Katz!

Brand New CD From Shlomo Katz!

The simple yet powerful production behind Shlomo Katz’s latest solo album has been an intense and exciting project with one intent: to be able to create a home in our hearts, in order to carry the message of the title of this album ‘Malei Olam’, a World filled with G-dliness. Recorded in Yerushalayim, Malei Olam [&hellip

Help a Chosson!

Help a Chosson!

Hey everyone! I’m getting married in a couple of months and could use a hand. You’d think I, being a music enthusiast and writer, would know what songs to pick for my chassunah playlist. Yet… I’m drawing blanks! Perhaps you, my fellow readers, could lend me a hand. Post a comment or send me an [&hellip

Be Part of a Brand New Group!

Be Part of a Brand New Group!

Dovid Gabay.  Yitzy Spinner.  Shea Rubenstein.  Benny Friedman. The list of gifted singers Avi Newmark has produced is about to get longer.  If you have a talented son between the ages of 8 and 12 pay close attention. In a Jewish Music Report exclusive, Avi Newmark has announced that he is looking for a few select boys for [&hellip

Meydad Tasa – Basmachot Shelcha Review

Meydad Tasa – Basmachot Shelcha Review

Meydad Tasa – Basmachot Shelcha (Special thanks to Yosef G for the music) For those of you who haven’t heard of Meydad Tasa, where have you been? Tasa, now fifteen years old, has been all over Israel doing concerts. He can also be found on YouTube. He debuted with “Against the Flame” in 2006, followed [&hellip

Sheves Achim: A Joint Review by JM Derech and Kol Isha

Sheves Achim:  A Joint Review by JM Derech and Kol Isha

Hey, everyone! In another Jewish Music Report first, JM Derech and Kol Isha have put their heads together to bring you a joint review of Sheves Achim, a CD we both love. Kol Isha: In general, I’ve resigned myself to the idea that if I’m really lucky, a CD will have more good songs than [&hellip

Fair Play?

Fair Play?

Don’t tell me you haven’t done it, because we I know you have. We all have. We form opinions about CDs before we ever even hear them. Maybe it comes from an innocuous comment that you heard from a friend. Something you read on a blog. But in our own minds, at one time or [&hellip

Up and Coming …

Up and Coming …

Here is a video of Levi Yitzchok Falkowitz singing with Freilach orchestra. This is a name that I’ve been hearing about more and more, is a CD far behind