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Hislahavus’ Review of Rogers Park

Hislahavus’ Review of Rogers Park

A fresh duo on the scene blends styles with an alluring new album. Rogers Park, made up of two Chicagoans Yosef Peysin and Mordy Kurtz, draws on a folk-rock sound. They keep their harmonies light and easy; their cheery vocals are upbeat and intriguing. Jewish music junkies will find echoes of Megama and Moshe Hecht [&hellip

Soul II Soul will Rock and Roll in 5776

3 rocking Jewish bands will share the stage at this this year’s highly anticipated Soul to Soul Concert. 3 Jewish bands from different genres will share the stage at this year’s Soul to Soul concert, uniting decades of Jewish song. The upcoming Soul to Soul concert will take place on Sunday, March 6 – 26 [&hellip

The Perfect Album?

The Perfect Album?

What makes an album great? Obviously, there are many aspects, but I did a quick experiment. I pulled up iTunes and sorted my 350+ albums by highest rated. As I had thought, I don’t have that many albums that I give a full five stars to – after all, I’m a bit of a critic. [&hellip

The Diaspora Family

The Diaspora Family

The Diaspora Yeshiva Band holds an important position in the development of Jewish music. Founded in 1975, it was the first of the Baal Teshuva bands. With such classics as Malchutcha and Tzadik Katamar Yifrach, their influence is not lightly understated. But their influence is generational as well – and by that, we mean that [&hellip