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Posts Tagged: Music

August 14, 2016 6:04 am

Popular Senegalese Musician Baaba Maal Pressured by BDS-ers to Cancel Israel Concert

An organization aligned with the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement is pressuring a popular Senegalese musician not to perform in Israel next month. Artists...

August 12, 2016 4:46 pm

Israeli Musician Draws Half Million Views for Comedic Commentary on Simone Biles’ Olympic Routine (VIDEO)

A video of a popular Israeli musician's comedic commentary on the Olympic performance of a gold-medal US gymnast has attracted over half a million views on...

April 19, 2016 10:46 am

Cultural Organization Pushes Back Against BDS by Providing Behind-the-Scenes Support for Artists Planning to Perform in Israel (INTERVIEW)

Despite pressure from the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, Hollywood celebrities and famous musicians are choosing to visit and perform in the Jewish...

August 18, 2015 3:18 pm

Chaos Ensues as Street Band Plays ‘Jewish Music’ Near Mosque in Turkey (VIDEO)

Members of a street band were attacked in the streets of Istanbul on Monday after they were accused of playing "Jewish music," Israel's Channel 2...

May 27, 2015 3:30 pm

OneRepublic Surprises Israeli Soldiers With Visit to Iron Dome Battery

Members of the popular pop rock band OneRepublic, who are currently touring Israel, surprised IDF soldiers manning an Iron Dome missile defense battery in Ashkelon...

May 11, 2015 5:21 pm

Israeli Stars, Artists Call for Unity After Bruising Electoral Season

Responding to divisive comments made by celebrities during Israel's recent election season, a number of the country's artists, singers and actors have responded with a...

July 14, 2014 12:35 am

Israel Remains Remarkably Moral

Israelis were traumatized in recent weeks by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli youths - Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel,...

July 24, 2012 12:10 pm

Never Say Never: Sources Say Justin Bieber Will Return To Israel (VIDEO)

According to Israeli news site Nana 10, the Biebs is coming back to the Holy Land. Justin Bieber will be arriving in Israel to promote...

July 16, 2012 1:13 pm

With No Razor, Matisyahu Turned to Supercuts

Musical star Matisyahu ended his hassidic days in an Upper West Side Supercuts chain-store, according to a Huffington Post interview with the Jewish reggae artist. The...

July 16, 2012 12:00 pm

Jerusalem Residents Plan to Fight Muslim Prayer Call with Rock and Roll Music

Residents of the French Hill neighborhood in Jerusalem plan to combat Arab prayer-calls by blasting music from loudspeakers, in defiance of Arab religious conventions. According...


Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...


Pence to Make First Official US Visit to Western Wall - During his upcoming visit to Israel this week, Vice President Mike Pence is expected to visit Jerusalem’s Western Wall in the first official visit to the holy site by...


Gaza Rocket Hits Israeli Home in Ashkelon, IDF Strikes Hamas Infrastructure - A rocket fired from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip struck an Israeli home in the southern city of Ashkelon on Sunday night, causing damage but no injuries. The rocket was one...

Middle East

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Palestinian Leader Abbas Acting ‘Like a Spoil...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has acted “like a spoiled child” following the Trump administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s...