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Meet New York’s 6’7″ Jew Who Will Rap for You (VIDEO)

He's a 6'7" Jewish freestyle rapper who roams the streets of New York delivering his rhymes to unsuspecting passersby. Te'Devan, who calls himself the...

April 4, 2014 12:17 am

Finding Our Own Garden of Eden (VIDEO)

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish holiday of the New Year, corresponds to the sixth day of creation, and the moment when the first pair of humans were created. Indeed, Rosh Hashanah is Adam and Eve's birthday....

For Purim, Rocking Rabbi Puts Positive Spin on ‘Man of Constant Sorrow’ (VIDEO)

A musically gifted, saintly looking rabbi reinvented American folk song Man of Constant Sorrow in a parody of the blues track created in honor of Purim. Rabbi Tuvia Bolton, Dean of Yeshiva Ohr Tmimim in Israel, titled the...

Report: Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park Reserved for June Rolling Stones Concert

Ynet - The chances of a Rolling Stones concert in Israel this summer are growing: Yedioth Ahronoth has learned that Yarkon Park in Tel Aviv has been reserved on June 4 as the venue for the legendary...

March 4, 2014 11:16 pm

Anthrax Rocker Describes Jewish Mother’s Scream After Telling Her About His Career Choice

Scott Ian, of thrash metal band Anthrax, revealed the difficulty he faced as a teen, and...

February 27, 2014 8:57 pm

Video of Epic David Guetta Concert Atop Masada Draws Half a Million Views in 2 Days (VIDEO)

A newly released video of renowned DJ David Guetta's concert in Israel last October has...

February 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Beatles’ Jewish Manager Remembered 50 Years After Band’s American Debut

JNS.org - Amid the celebrations and hoopla surrounding the 50th anniversary of the Beatles'...

December 31, 2013 10:08 am

Justin Timberlake to Perform in Tel Aviv in May

JNS.org - American pop star Justin Timberlake is set to perform on May 28 in...

December 24, 2013 1:37 am

Major Jewish-Themed Films Reimagined in New Cinematic Concert

JNS.org - Clarinet virtuoso David Krakauer's new project takes listeners on a journey...

April 4, 2014 12:17 am

Meet New York’s 6’7″ Jew Who Will Rap for You (VIDEO)

He's a 6'7" Jewish freestyle rapper who roams the streets of New York delivering his rhymes to unsuspecting passersby. Te'Devan, who calls himself the "6'7" Jew...

March 20, 2014 7:37 am

Finding Our Own Garden of Eden (VIDEO)

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish holiday of the New Year, corresponds to the sixth day of creation, and the moment when the first pair of humans...

March 16, 2014 9:29 am

For Purim, Rocking Rabbi Puts Positive Spin on ‘Man of Constant Sorrow’ (VIDEO)

A musically gifted, saintly looking rabbi reinvented American folk song Man of Constant Sorrow in a parody of the blues track created in honor of Purim. Rabbi Tuvia...

March 12, 2014 7:52 am

Report: Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park Reserved for June Rolling Stones Concert

Ynet - The chances of a Rolling Stones concert in Israel this summer are growing: Yedioth Ahronoth has learned that Yarkon Park in Tel Aviv has been...

March 4, 2014 11:16 pm

Anthrax Rocker Describes Jewish Mother’s Scream After Telling Her About His Career Choice

Scott Ian, of thrash metal band Anthrax, revealed the difficulty he faced as a teen, and the unforgettable screams that followed, when he told his Jewish...

February 27, 2014 8:57 pm

Video of Epic David Guetta Concert Atop Masada Draws Half a Million Views in 2 Days (VIDEO)

A newly released video of renowned DJ David Guetta's concert in Israel last October has attracted almost half a million views in the two days...

February 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Beatles’ Jewish Manager Remembered 50 Years After Band’s American Debut

JNS.org - Amid the celebrations and hoopla surrounding the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' arrival in America and their appearance on "The Ed Sullivan...

December 31, 2013 10:08 am

Justin Timberlake to Perform in Tel Aviv in May

JNS.org - American pop star Justin Timberlake is set to perform on May 28 in Tel Aviv's Yarkon Park, Israel Hayom reported. Producer Udi Appelboim—who in the...

December 24, 2013 1:37 am

Major Jewish-Themed Films Reimagined in New Cinematic Concert

JNS.org - Clarinet virtuoso David Krakauer's new project takes listeners on a journey of personal discovery, while exploring the intersection of music and...

December 23, 2013 12:17 pm

Pixies, Soundgarden to Perform in Israel in June

JNS.org - American rock bands The Pixies and Soundgarden will both appear at an international music festival to be held at Tel Aviv's Bloomfield...

November 27, 2013 9:41 am

Mourners Bid Farewell to Arik Einstein

Jerusalem Post - The Israeli public gathered on Wednesday afternoon to mourn the death of iconic singer Arik Einstein. Thousands of mourners - along with government...

October 20, 2013 11:46 am

Italian Tenor Andrea Bocelli: Israel Left a Very Powerful Impression on Me

Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, the best-selling classical musician of all time, said, writing in the Daily Mail on Sunday, that of all the stops in a long career...

October 15, 2013 10:01 am

Mikey Pauker’s New Album: ‘Extraordinary Love’ (INTERVIEW)

Folk. Electronica. Reggae. Hip-Hop. Yoga. And God. For Mikey Pauker, it was only natural to share his divine experiences through music. The California born and bred musician is...

October 3, 2013 10:40 am

Jewish Pop Rock Band Haim’s Much Anticipated Album Released to Ecstatic Reviews

The much anticipated Jewish pop rock band Haim's debut album 'Days Are Gone' dropped Tuesday to mostly positive reviews and big sales across the globe. The...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

World

Iran Pressures Europe to Speed Up Plans to Save Nuclear Deal

Major powers and Iran agreed on Friday to move quickly to offset the US pullout from its nuclear deal and Washington's renewed sanctions, with Tehran pressuring Europe to come up with a...

Israel

Amid Rising Tensions With Turkey, Israeli Politicians Push for Recognition ...

Amid rising tensions with Turkey this week, Israeli leaders have increased calls for the Jewish state to formally recognize the...

Middle East

Reports: Strike on Central Syrian Military Airport Was Likely an Israeli Op...

An overnight strike on a military airport near the central Syrian city of Homs was likely an Israeli operation targeting...

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