Post Tagged with: "Yossi Piamenta"

Hislahavus’ Review of the Naftali Kalfa Project

Hislahavus’ Review of the Naftali Kalfa Project

                A pretty unpretentious name. But oh-boy, Naftali Kalfa pulled off a coup. The austerely-named Naftali Kalfa Project is no back-yard project; rather, it’s a distinctive artistic work, drawing from a plethora of artisans to produce a singularly beautiful double album. You may remember Kalfa from his previous [&hellip

Review of HASC: The Remastered Collectors Edition Part 2 (Volumes 4-7)

Review of HASC: The Remastered Collectors Edition Part 2 (Volumes 4-7)

  For all those who missed my introduction and part one (volumes 1-3) here it is:http://jewishmusicreport.com/2011/07/01/review-of-hasc-the-remastered-collectors-edition-part-1-volumes-1-3/ Continuing on: HASC 4: Right off the bat, my first impression when it came out was WOW, and that was even before I opened up the triple cassette. Yes, I said triple, as in 3! The concert had gotten [&hellip

Hislahavus’ Review of Matisyahu’s Light

Hislahavus’ Review of Matisyahu’s Light

Matisyahu has long been an enigma – the frum superstar in the secular world. However, he has succeeded beyond anyone’s wildest dreams, bringing Torah messages to the most distant corners of the spiritual globe. His latest offering, “Light”, represents a bit of a change in pace from his earlier albums. Rather than convincing the world [&hellip

Best Of: The Piamentas

Few bands have had as much influence on the Jewish music world as the Piamentas. Until the Piamentas came on the scene in 1980, Jewish music had never held musicians of exceptional virtuosity. With their appearance, Jewish music suddenly had top class musicians to call their own. Yossi and Avi Piamenta took both old songs [&hellip