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 http://www.IsraelNationalRadio.com

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Yeshiva Rockers Az Yashir Live in Studio

Interview and live performance with Az Yashir (http://www.az-yashir.com/), a band of young yeshiva students from America studying in Jerusalem. Hear the inside story of Lone Soldier, their song about an American immigrant's Gaza war experience in the Israeli Defense Force. The members talk about their stuggles in growing up religious in the modern world and the unique Kesher yeshiva program that helped them through it.