Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast

The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast interviews the latest Israeli and Jewish artists and covers a wide range of styles from Carlebach, cantorial, klezmer, Israeli trance, Mizrachi, rock, Sephardic, hasidic and everything in between. Past interviews have included Matisyahu, Avraham Fried, and Miri Ben-Ari. IsraelBeat broadcasts live every Sunday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Israel time on

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Newly archived shows of Israeli music festivals

Here's some more oldies from the archives:

* Beresheet Festival
originally broadcast October 15, 2006
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Sukkot festival featuring a mix of new age hippies and religious folk musicians. For more info visit: Beresheet Festival photo essay

* Boombamela Festival
originally broadcast April 23, 2006
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Interview with a rabbi who attended the Israeli beach festival over Passover. For more info visit: Boombamela Festival essay

* Metalist Festival
originally broadcast June 22, 2005
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Only aired once before, this is my live coverage on the Eli Stutz & Yishai Fleisher Show. No one got Eli's sarcasm as he was the lead singer of a hard rock band in college. For more info visit: Megadeth Plays Israel

* Yitzchok Meir Malek live in-studio broadcast
originally aired Oct 29, 2006
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Everyone seems to know and love this guy who graced our studio with some live, raw and real acoustic ballads. For more info email