Two Israeli cliques— cool kids and Yeshiva students—somehow manage to ‘just get along’ in this hiphop music video from rappers Gad Elbaz and Alon de Loco in ‘Ha layla ze haz’man’—‘Tonight’s the Night’
Part of White House evacuated; Obama not present, witnesses say
Cartoon: Everything in moderation
Bennett and Weston: The politics of scapegoating
This lightweight is heavily into Sumo
Charles Bronfman: The most wonderful gift I’ve ever received
To be read at the NYC Rally protesting “The Death of Klinghoffer”
Our Jewish obligation to make an impact on climate change
The new year brings viewers new T.V. shows
Tag: Music Video
November 9, 2007 | 7:18 pm
November 2, 2007 | 8:10 pm
Jews need to be ‘perfected,’ says right-wing darling Ann Coulter.
Not so fast, sings Leah ‘Obama Girl’ Kauffman in ‘Perfected: The Ann Coulter Song’—a YouTube hit music video
September 21, 2007 | 7:51 pm
Israeli singer songwriter Avigail Cohen expresses universal hopes and doubts in ‘Erev Rosh Hashana’:
There’s a last ray of sunlight,
the fading year is disappearing in the dim light.
What will the New Year bring with it?
The darkness spreads a scent of hope.
September 20, 2007 | 8:00 pm
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August 16, 2007 | 11:18 pm
Everyone knows the legend of American pioneer ‘Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier.’
Far fewer know the exploits of ‘Duvid Crockett, King of Delancey Street.’
You shouldn’t worry, Duvid’s life and times were immortalized in this Yinglish song by the great Mickey Katz.
August 5, 2007 | 12:39 pm
Music is a universal language, and sometimes it has Hebrew lyrics!
Check out these versions of Hava Nagila from Texas, Bollywood and Thailand:
Hava Nagila Texas Style (Featuring Juan & Pancho)
Bollywood Hava Nagila—with subtitles in Hebrew and Russki
Hava Nagila Thai Style
All these videos are favorites on JewishJournal.com’s YouTube Channel.
August 3, 2007 | 11:05 pm
It’s Police-style power reggae as the Moshe Skier Band rocks ‘Baruch HaShem’
July 26, 2007 | 11:00 pm
MUSIC VIDEO: Cockney Melody, Yiddish Ditty (British home movie) 43 secs.
June 29, 2007 | 10:43 pm
Veretski Pass (http://veretskipass.com), a virtuoso trio that performs traditional Eastern European Jewish music, made a visit to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on February 19 and 20, 2007. Here they play Yankee Doodle Dandy at one of their workshops—first straight, then in a Jewish hosidl style, then in a Ukranian kolomeyke style. The members of Veretski Pass are Cookie Segelstein on violin and viola, Josh Horowitz on tsimbl (cymbalom), and Stuart Brotman on bass, basy, tillinca, and baraban.
June 7, 2007 | 8:00 pmSaturday the 9th
Canadian music maker Socalled has drawn from so many different influences to create his new album, "Ghettoblaster," that it's impossible to fit it into any genre. And why would you want to? The ever-inventive artist combines rock, hip-hop, funk, Bulgarian, klezmer...
May 3, 2007 | 10:29 pm
MUSIC VIDEO: HaDag Nachash (Snake Fish)—‘The Sticker Song’ (‘Shirat Ha-sticker’)sums up the political climate of Israel in bumper stickers. Brilliant.