Jewish Journal

Matthue Roth

  • Chasidic beatboxing keeps Matisyahu moving

    November 12, 2008 | 10:16 pm

    Matisyahu is in a delicate place right now.

    Not emotionally (although in conversation he is raw and perceptive -- he always seems to know what you're thinking, and he's two steps ahead of the question you're about to ask) and not physically (on the night we speak, he's in Norfolk,...

  • David’s the singer, he’s the rapper

    April 3, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Oded Turgeman, director of the new short film "Song of David," doesn't do things the easy way.

    As a burgeoning film director, he applied to Jerusalem's most prestigious film school, with a commander in a combat unit as his only prior life experience. Then he moved to America to...