Music

Jesse Moldovsky performing onstage

Jesse Moldovsky, 19, Takes the Stage at Philly Folk Festival

It was a couple years ago when musician Jesse Moldovsky, 19, started performing at open mic nights. Though paid gigs slowly followed, a lot...
Old photos of Andy Goldman from 1971 and Beryl Rosenstock from 1969

Fifty Years After Woodstock, Attendees Recall Historic Festival

It was a haven of peace and music. An escape from war and politics. In remote Bethel, New York, Woodstock brought around 400,000 attendees...
Ninet Tayeb

Israeli Rock Star Ninet Tayeb Comes to Manayunk for Local Show

Ninet Tayeb Was the Kelly Clarkson of Israel. At 19, the singer got her big break winning the debut season of Kokhav Nolad, a...
Alon Goldstein sitting next to a piano

Israeli Pianist Alon Goldstein Visits Philly for Annual Piano Festival

It’s difficult for Alon Goldstein to define his home: He was raised in Israel, owns a house in Maryland, has a job in Missouri...
Photographer Scott Weiner holding a tree sapling that he planted in Jerusalem

Scott Weiner’s Celebrity Photos Chronicle Rock ‘n’ Roll History

In some circles, Philadelphia photographer Scott Weiner has become as legendary as the subjects of his work. A rock ‘n’ roll exhibition celebrating more than...
A black and white photo of a concert from last year's Sababa Fest

Upcoming Sababa Fest Combines Music Festival With Jewish Tradition

When Mendel Sherman conceived the idea of Sababa Fest while at a Wilkes-Barre yeshiva seven years ago, his goals for the music and Shabbat...

Your Arts and Entertainment Guide for Summer 2019

Struggling to find something to do this summer? Don’t fret — we’ve got you covered with our picks of concerts, shows and events in...
A group of boys wearing yellow stars with 'Jude" rehearse

Boychoir Performance Pays Tribute to Boys Who Published Secret Magazine in Concentration Camp

It’s Anne Frank meets Dead Poets Society — that’s how Steven Fisher described the story of Vedem. The weekly magazine was published in secret by...

Five Questions With Jazz Musician Adi Meyerson

Rising jazz musician Adi Meyerson, a bassist and composer who hails from Israel, will have her first show in Philadelphia later this week. She is...

Singing Still Gets Hal Linden ‘In the Mood’

Hal Linden, 88, the star of the smash television show Barney Miller from 1975 to 1982, has a new game these days. Well, actually, it’s...