Monthly Archives: November 2006

New Article on J-Music and J-Culture

Music is ‘cultural cue’ for young secular Jews. Steven is quoted. Moshav, JDub and Matisyahu are mentioned. There’s also a growing niche of artists from the Orthodox world, like Matisyahu and the Moshav Band, whose shows at colleges, New York … Continue reading

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Help Me, I'm Addicted.

Help me, I’m addicted to Itunes. Lately I’ve been buying tons of music on Itunes. There is a lot of cool music out there and it’s just too easy. I’m always signed in, all I have to do is click … Continue reading

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Blue Fringe Music Videos on YouTube

Sameach has released two videos of Blue Fringe when they played on the most recent podcast. This is from the upcoming CD. This is from the first CD and it’s one of my faves. You can hear a new song … Continue reading

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From the Department of "News Everyone Knew Already" Comes …

… this story. Apparently someone found this to be a fascinating topic for a book and a study. It is something one half of the population has long suspected – and the other half always vocally denied. Women really do … Continue reading

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Avraham Fried on the Modernization of Jewish Music

“Fried said he is excited about the future of Jewish music. Before the release of his album, he posted a sample of the “Father Don’t Cry” video on the internet, created a blog and now sells CDs online as well. … Continue reading

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SHOCKER: America Doesn't Like John Kerry. But Who DO They Like?

A poll was recently conducted on “likability” of 20 big name politicians. The telephone poll was conducted from Nov. 13-19. Quinnipiac surveyed 1,623 registered voters nationwide and the poll has a sampling error margin of plus or minus 2.4 percentage … Continue reading

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New Header, Need Opinion!

Can I take a small survey here? The winter makes me feel like I should have a new banner up top. I was hoping for a nice snow storm in Crown Heights so I could take a pic for the … Continue reading

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