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Top Ten Guilt Songs

Top Ten Guilt Songs
By September 16, 2010

We all know that sometimes saying sorry just doesn’t cut it – that’s why you need to provide full orchestration and three-part harmony! In the spirit of Yom Kippur, a playlist to help you get down with your self-denying self. 1. … Read More

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The “Dude You Have no Quran” Guy Gets an Autotune Remix

The “Dude You Have no Quran” Guy Gets an Autotune Remix
By September 16, 2010

The jury is still out if the guy who saved a Quran from getting charred is a MOT.  We were looking at the evidence (somewhat Jewish name, good at merchandising), but then got distracted by this autotune remix of his … Read More

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Brazillian Psychedelic Band Os Mutantes Must Really Like Jews

Brazillian Psychedelic Band Os Mutantes Must Really Like Jews
By September 15, 2010

First they took DeLeon out on the road, and now it’s being announced that the reformed classic Brazillian psychedelic band, Os Mutantes will be bringing “lo-fi pop wunderkind,” Ariel Pink on their upcoming Fall tour. Maybe we’re looking into this … Read More

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Steve Gordon And The Kosher 5: The First Jewish Hip Hop Album Ever?

Steve Gordon And The Kosher 5: The First Jewish Hip Hop Album Ever?
By September 3, 2010

I’ve been trolling through record stores, garage sales, flea markets, and Salvation Army stores for rare records since I was a little kid, and the excitement I feel when I find a rare record has always stayed the same. Today, … Read More

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The Sad Breakdown of Jewish/Muslim Hip-Hop Relations

The Sad Breakdown of Jewish/Muslim Hip-Hop Relations
By September 2, 2010

People don’t normally think of hip-hop when they think “Mideast Peace Talks,” but a lot of people didn’t think outside the box quite like Muslim rapper Mazzi, and Israeli rapper Sneakas did with their collaborative effort, Most Hated. While it’s … Read More

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Six Degrees of Julie Klausner Makes This Ted Leo Post Kosher

Six Degrees of Julie Klausner Makes This Ted Leo Post Kosher
By August 24, 2010

If you’re ever in New York, and you happen to stop by Jewcy HQ, there is a slight chance you will walk into us blasting a song written by the great Ted Leo.  Mr. Leo is universally loved by the … Read More

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Jewish Guy Makes Rap Video with Lil’ Wayne

Jewish Guy Makes Rap Video with Lil’ Wayne
By August 20, 2010

Have we ever mentioned how happy we are that Drake’s a Jew?  It gives us clearance to post things like his newest video off Thank Me Later,“Miss Me” (featuring Lil’ Wayne). Drake “Miss Me” from John W on Vimeo.

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Revenge of the WASP Queen: Vampire Weekend Gets Sued

Revenge of the WASP Queen: Vampire Weekend Gets Sued
By July 16, 2010

Oh no!  How is Ezra Koenig going to buy his Fall clothes from the L.L. Bean catalog?  The model used on the bands most recent album, Contra, is suing the band: The lawsuit filed on Wednesday identifies the band, their … Read More

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