Orr Izkovich - Jewish Week
Jewish WeekOrr IzkovichJewish WeekOrr Izkovich, an Israeli-American undergrad at Baruch College, was recently accosted on the subway near Times Square by two Middle Eastern men who heard him speaking Hebrew. His years of martial arts training as a child allowed him to prevent the ...
Posted on 25 May 2017 | 11:28 am
Hot Tickets for May 17, 2017 - Venues Today
Venues TodayHot Tickets for May 17, 2017Venues TodayGross Sales: $464,681; Venue: Save Mart Center, Fresno, Calif.; Attendance: 10,513; Ticket Range: $51.80-$17; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: April 29; No. of Shows: 1. 1) Shlomo Artzi Gross Sales: $489,059; Venue: The Theater at Madison Square Garden, ...
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 6:45 pm
Shlomo Artzi In NY: A Long Time Coming -
Jewish WeekShlomo Artzi In NY: A Long Time ComingJewish WeekOn April 26, singer-songwriter Shlomo Artzi, hands-down the most popular musician in Israel, will arrive here for a one-night-only performance at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. The concert, one of the highlights of the Israeli American Council's ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:46 am
“You want a juice?” “No”:
TLV1 Radio“You want a juice?” “No”: Translating Israeli brevityTLV1 RadioWe have all had conversations with Israelis bereft of the common courtesies – thank you, please, or polite excuses. On this episode, host Guy Sharett explains exactly what is going on in the Israeli brain when answering our offers or questions in what ...
Posted on 30 January 2017 | 9:15 pm
Don't Look for Inspiration in Shlomo Artzi's
HaaretzDon't Look for Inspiration in Shlomo Artzi's New AlbumHaaretzAsk an Israeli to name a song from the past decade by Shlomo Artzi, one of the country's most successful singers, and what would he say? You could bet on “TeTa'aru Lakhem” (“Imagine Yourselves”) from the 2007 album “Shfuium” (“Sane”).
Posted on 11 April 2016 | 5:56 am
Rock Stars, Unifying Figures and Summer
We achieved national unity on Thursday night for 2 hours and 10 minutes. The unifying figure was Shlomo Artzi, the famous Israeli rock star and entertainer. 7000 of us sat in the Sultan’s Pool in Jerusalem, completely transfixed by the wonderful music ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 5:51 am
Dissent in Israel: On the margins, yes, in
‘Leftists’ Yonit Levy and Shlomo Artzi All this, of course, didn’t start with Operation Protective Edge. For some reason, right-wingers think Yonit Levy, Channel 2’s star anchor, is a leftist; during Operation Cast Lead in Gaza at the turn of ...
Posted on 1 October 2014 | 6:00 pm
Rock in the Red Zone: music and romance in
In recent years, he’s worked as a solo artist with major Israeli performers such as Shlomo Artzi, Micha Sheetrit and Amir Dadon. Bialis also followed local musicians including Hagit Yaso, an Ethiopian-Israeli who went on to win the TV talent show “A ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 10:48 pm
Death of musical icon brings Israel to
"Every country has one. The French had Yves Montand. The Americans had Frank Sinatra. And we had Arik Einstein," said pop star Shlomo Artzi. Aviv Geffen, another singer who worked with Einstein years ago, said he was much more than an entertainment figure.
Posted on 27 November 2013 | 6:46 am
Beersheba, with Shlomo Artzi on hand,
Last Thursday evening, as Israeli superstar Shlomo Artzi serenaded 12,000 Beersheba residents in the city’s brand-new amphitheater, Mayor Ruvik Danilovich looked on with pride. The event, meant to inaugurate the newest and biggest outdoor performance ...
Posted on 27 October 2013 | 3:47 am