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“Debbie Friedman Was My Beatles”

“Debbie Friedman Was My Beatles”
By January 10, 2011

Jewcy asked a few friends and contributors to share their thoughts on Debbie Friedman, who passed away yesterday. The first comes from Jacob Perlin, who you may remember from the greatest Debbie Friedman cover band ever. Read More

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MCA OF The Beastie Boys Is Cancer Free, But Debbie Friedman Isn’t Doing Well

MCA OF The Beastie Boys Is Cancer Free, But Debbie Friedman Isn’t Doing Well
By January 7, 2011

I know at some point in the early 1990′s that I wasn’t the only person to storm out of a room in my house that had a Friedman song being played by one of my parents, go up to my room, slam the door and blast Ill Communication. Read More

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Amanda Palmer’s New Single Wacks Bush

Amanda Palmer’s New Single Wacks Bush
By January 5, 2011

Amanda Palmer, perhaps best known for Dresden Dolls days (and also for being married to Neil Gaiman), wants you to pay whatever for her newest single. Read More

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What Do Jew Do On Christmas: Todd Levin, Writer/Comedian

What Do Jew Do On Christmas: Todd Levin, Writer/Comedian
By December 24, 2010

One of the contributors to our favorite funny sex book of 2010, tells us what he does for Christmas. Read More

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A Letter To All Jews: Get Better At Karaoke This Saturday

A Letter To All Jews: Get Better At Karaoke This Saturday
By December 23, 2010

Seriously Jews: we need to do better. We must do better, and is there any better night to do it than on Christmas? Is there any better place than in Brooklyn, and is there any other annual event as great as Jewltide to do it at? Read More

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Help Golem’s Tim Monaghan

Help Golem’s Tim Monaghan
By December 22, 2010

Tim Monaghan, the drummer of JDub Records bands Golem and Girls In Trouble, had a terrible accident a week ago and is in intensive care for trauma to his skull and brain. Read More

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Captain Beefheart’s “Dachau Blues”

Captain Beefheart’s “Dachau Blues”
By December 20, 2010

Captain Beefheart wasn’t a Jew, but he was the perpetual outsider whose life and work could take a semester of college to understand and appreciate. Read More

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Dukatalon: Israel’s Sludge Metal Masters

Dukatalon: Israel’s Sludge Metal Masters
By December 17, 2010

Some of the biggest metal scenes on the planet develop and thrive in random places like Brazil and Norway — so why not Israel? Read More

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