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The Big Jewcy: Nona Willis Aronowitz – Writing, Editing, And Carrying On The Family Tradition (Of Being Brilliant)

The Big Jewcy: Nona Willis Aronowitz – Writing, Editing, And Carrying On The Family Tradition (Of Being Brilliant)
By June 8, 2011

The daughter of a noted author and feminist has made a name for herself in a very short amount of time. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Rob Markoff – Digging Through Record Crates Turns To Jewish Freak Folk Delights

The Big Jewcy: Rob Markoff – Digging Through Record Crates Turns To Jewish Freak Folk Delights
By June 7, 2011

After playing in a number of indie bands on and off for the last decade, Markoff found divine inspiration via a copy of the 1970s album, “Sing out, it’s Shabbos,” and decided that the album could sound better. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Keren Ann – Artist Par Excellence

The Big Jewcy: Keren Ann – Artist Par Excellence
By June 7, 2011

She has been called “the Norah Jones for Velvet Underground fans,” and with the recent release of the mesmerizing 101 (Blue Note), there’s a strong chance Keren Ann will be as enduring. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Michael Hearst – Composer, Multi-Instrumentalist, Writer, And Producer

The Big Jewcy: Michael Hearst – Composer, Multi-Instrumentalist, Writer, And Producer
By June 6, 2011

Some people think outside of the box. Musician Michael Hearst composes as if he’s never seen a box in his life. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Amy Klein – Titus Andronicus

The Big Jewcy: Amy Klein – Titus Andronicus
By June 6, 2011

You might know Amy from her band, Titus Andronicus, but there is so much more you should know about her. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Jesse Israel – Cantora Records Co-Founder

The Big Jewcy: Jesse Israel – Cantora Records Co-Founder
By June 3, 2011

Jesse Israel co-founded Cantora Records while still a student at NYU, releasing the first album for MGMT and catapulting Cantora Records instantly into the realm of indie-rock elite Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Alina Simone – Rocker And Writer

The Big Jewcy: Alina Simone – Rocker And Writer
By June 2, 2011

Musician and author of “You Must go and Win” gives us a list of her favorite sad Jews. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Elliot Aronow – From Punk Zines To RCRD LBL

The Big Jewcy: Elliot Aronow – From Punk Zines To RCRD LBL
By June 1, 2011

Through his site RCRD LBL, Elliot has established himself as a versatile handy man for the music world capable to rock almost any hat, both literally and metaphorically. Read More

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