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  10/24/2012, Cheshvan 8, 5773

US Consulate Promotes Americana Music in Jerusalem


A band performing Americana music took the stage Tuesday night at the Yellow Submarine in Jerusalem. The Boston Boys concert was organized in part by the American Center in Jerusalem and the United States Consulate. Performing with mandolin, fiddle, bass and drums, the group sang original material in a mixed style of folk, bluegrass, country, soul and other American genres. The band will also teach a masters class at the Yellow Submarine on Wednesday afternoon and perform at Hebrew University on Wednesday evening. The Boston Boys previously perform in Morocco and will head to Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries as well.