Well done Nick Cave!

Very impressive Here is one article Nick Cave reject Israel boycott calls Australian rock legend Nick Cave says pressure on musicians not to perform in Israel is similar to bullying and censorship. I...

Klezmer to the Max

Here is a great review of the David Krakauer,  Klezmatics review. The review by David Shand is spot on … I almost felt sorry for the Klezmatics, having to follow-on from a brilliant first act b...

Pass over

Seder nights are behind us, onward and upwards In the supermarket, ran into a cousin .. how were our respective Seder nights?  Our Seders featured cameos of Japanese (from a Japan / Hebrew Haggadah) ...

Dan Israel on Israel – “Neighbourhood Bully”

The Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan. Smarter than you or I and certainly them – Bob Dylan pokes fun at the anti-Israel brigade. Hard to find a live version by Bob Dylan … but this is a good ...

Absolutely sweet Marie – Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan – and his masterpieces.  He is a reply to anyone who mentions  the brick in the wall guy.  Bob Dylan “A” ; the other guy  “W” A good website analysing his song...

Winding down, winding up

We can only hope that Israel gets on top of the stabbing and ramming atrocities – it seems that positive moves are happening on that front.  Wishing our families and friends in Israel the stren...

BDS and musicians

The BDS crowd are using their pressuring tactics against musicians performing in Israel. This is a good letter in response to a recent article Ami – let me use my 35 year successful music biz /...

My Sharona

What with the internet, you get the chance to do “important” research on a variety of unexpected topics – e.g. The Knack,  and singer Doug Fieger’s muse Sharona Alperin. Its n...