Articles Posted in the Music Category

  • yiddish-twist-orchestra

    Yiddish Twist Orchestra return to their East End roots

    Fans of Jewish music are in for a treat this winter as allstar group The Yiddish Twist Orchestra take to the stage at a new arts festival in London’s East End. The band – who…

  • gene simmons and shannon tweed

    Rock legend Gene Simmons finally ties the knot

    Kiss rocker Gene Simmons has finally married his long-term girlfriend, actress Shannon Tweed, in a ceremony at the Beverly Hills Hotel. The couple – who have been together for 28 years and have two children,…

  • Lucy Silvas

    Lucie Silvas, Graham Gouldman among artists on Samaritans album

    Singer-songwriter Lucie Silvas and 10cc’s Graham Gouldman are among those musicians featured on a new compilation album in aid of the Samaritans. Songs to Save A Life, which will be available for download from October…

  • Jewish Latin Jazz

    Latin jazz with a Yiddish flavour

    Mix the pounding, hip-swaying drums of Afro-Cuban jazz with lilting Jewish tunes from mid-1900s New York, and what do you get? Jewish Latin jazz. At a performance at Yoshi’s Jazz Club in San Francisco, the…

  • y-love

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    Y-Love shows unity

    Rapper Y-Love and friends shoot a great video for killler track, Unity, which promotes and celebrates diversity among Jews.

  • Simmons Launches New Label

    Simmons Launches New Label

    KISS star Gene Simmons has launched his own record label, so he can give Canadian talent a boost. The rocker’s Simmons Records will operate under the Universal Music Canada banner – and he insists his…

  • Fielder-Civil Writes Letter About Winehouse

    Fielder-Civil Writes Letter About Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse’s┬ájailed husband has written an emotional letter to his parents detailing his “disappointment” at his wife’s recent behaviour. Lawyers for Fielder-Civil, jailed in the UK for causing actual bodily harm and perverting the course…