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Israeli virtuoso launches concerto for Instagram

Mandolin virtuoso Avi Avital's 15-second performance is an illustration of the modern era's short attention span.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuseday, 1:22 PM

Santana thumbs nose at BDS to appear in Tel Aviv

Legendary guitarist, to appear in Israel on July 30, dismisses calls to boycott Israel: 'I'd rather do something productive with my energy.'Tal Polon, 7/10/2016, 10:35 PM

Watch: IDF Cantor Sings 'Goodbye'

In a moving clip, Daniel Koltov, Chief Cantor of the IDF, sings at the graduation of IDC Herzliya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 9:17 AM

Sarah Silverman: I am insanely lucky to be alive

The American Jewish comedian spent a week in intensive care after developing a serious health condition.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 7/7/2016, 11:04 PM

Tel Aviv’s White Night – what you need to know

From concerts to parties to road closures, the city that never sleeps prepares for its annual all-night festival.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 6/30/2016, 1:59 PM

Idan Raichel to receive citation for cultural contribution

B'nai Brith world center to confer citation upon musician Idan Raichel for fostering closer Israel-Diaspora relations through the artsShai Landesman, 6/23/2016, 12:55 PM

Actress bashes Jews as 'Christ-killers'

Says she's happy she's not 'on that team', threatens Jewish actress.David Rosenberg, 6/23/2016, 10:50 AM

Drug abuse, Holocaust figure in film on notorious Dutch lawyers

Max Moszkowicz survived Auschwitz and established a line of successful Jewish lawyers - but beneath the surface lurked many demons.Cnaan Liphshiz, 6/21/2016, 8:39 PM

Sequel to Mel Gibson's Passion of the Christ 'in the works'

Gibson reportedly working on sequel to controversial film, criticized for historic inaccuracy and potential to stoke anti-Semitism.JTA, 6/15/2016, 12:26 PM

'Curb Your Enthusiasm' to return for long-awaited 9th season

Larry David’s HBO series to return for a ninth season, ending a five-year wait by fans.JTA, 6/15/2016, 3:31 AM

Israeli film on female soldiers coming to American TV

Prize-winning 'Zero Motivation' to be remade into comedy-drama by BBC America.JTA, 6/7/2016, 7:13 AM

Corrine Allal and Lipa Schmeltzer sing 'Ein Li Eretz Acheret'

Iconic Israeli singer meets colorful American hassidic music star - and the pair finish off with a moving performance of an Israeli classic.Ari Soffer, 6/6/2016, 2:50 PM

Watch: Moving song tribute to Jerusalem Day

Powerful video celebrates Jerusalem Day with incredible shots of the capital city.Matt Wanderman, 6/5/2016, 6:35 PM

Watch: The music video of 'Israel's marriage'

Famed Har Hevron singer asks for couples to send in their wedding footage, only to be moved by the outpouring of 'the nation of Israel.'Ari Yashar, 6/2/2016, 4:28 PM

Listen: Religious star shines in last single of debut album

Hanan Ben-Ari drops fifth single ahead of summer tour nationwide, solidifying his place as a household name with another instant classic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2016, 10:52 PM

People keep asking NY Mets pitcher Steven Matz if he’s Jewish

That's the first question the Long Island native says he's asked when people meet him. So, is he?Gabe Friedman, 5/26/2016, 1:45 PM

Be happy: Pharrell is coming to Israel

Pharrell Williams, who shot to global superstardom with his classic 'Happy,' joins the list of music giants playing in Israel this summer.Ari Yashar, 5/25/2016, 1:16 PM

Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited

As legendary Jewish folk singer turns 75, a look into his most full-throated defense of the Jewish state.Gabe Friedman, 5/24/2016, 7:18 PM

Watch: Coldplay's mind-bending Israeli clip goes viral

World's top band taps two Israelis for latest music video. Lead singer praises as 'one of the best videos people have made' - critics agree.Ari Yashar, 5/18/2016, 8:26 AM

It's official: Legendary comic is coming to Jerusalem

After Louis C.K. announced his plans to perform in Israel, new report confirms show has been agreed on for August.Ari Yashar, 5/16/2016, 1:40 PM

Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest, Israel takes 14th

The 2016 Eurovision Song Contest final took place Saturday in Stockholm, Sweden.Shoshana Miskin, 5/15/2016, 8:44 AM

London Jewish director serves bittersweet comedy on racism

British comedy 'Dough' explores Jewish-Muslim relations, but also made Christian lead playing a Muslim into a 'surrogate Jew.'Cnaan Liphshiz, 5/12/2016, 10:54 PM

Watch: Thanks to heroic sacrifice, 'We Are Home'

Kippalive releases an uplifting song to a classic tune, celebrating the miraculous return of the Jewish nation to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 5/11/2016, 11:43 AM

Watch: Yom Ha'atzmaut mega mashup

Give your ears a treat for Independence Day with a superb combo of classic Israeli hits.Yoni Kempinski, 5/9/2016, 8:06 PM

When the 'Melody of the Souls' came down from Heaven

Religious superstar Hanan Ben-Ari reveals the moving story behind his stirring song, and its connection to Memorial Day.Yoni Kempinski, 5/8/2016, 9:17 PM

Haunting: Israeli star inaugurates 'Six Million Brothers'

Watch David D'Or at Auschwitz give first-ever performance of song written by fallen soldier whose life was changed at the death camp.Yoni Kempinski, 5/5/2016, 9:22 PM

Watch: The haunting melody of Babi Yar

Soulful tune and moving imagery poignantly captures the site of the largest single massacre of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 7:40 AM

Bruce Springsteen guitarist slams BDS 'obnoxious idiots'

E Street band guitarist Steven Van Zandt didn't take too kindly to anti-Israel venom on Twitter.JTA, 5/3/2016, 4:57 PM

Calls to ban rock band amid accusations of anti-Semitism

Russian rock band 'Alisa' scheduled to perform in Israel later this month. Calls to cancel show cite use of Nazi symbols.David Rosenberg, 5/1/2016, 1:27 PM

Zombies in Jerusalem! Israeli horror films add a local twist

Israeli films no longer limited to comedy and art-house drama. Local film makers experiment with other genres - but an Israeli flavor.Ben Sales, 4/27/2016, 10:27 PM

Lebanese BDS calls to ban Batman v Superman

Lebanese branch of anti-Israeli movement seeks to ban Hollywood flick from theaters over Israeli actress' role as Wonder Woman.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 7:13 PM

Watch: Uplifting Jewish rock to 'Change the World'

Dov Gurewicz's band Kavana releases its first music video ahead of debut album, putting a positive message to a fresh sound.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2016, 8:02 AM

Kippalive's latest single: Vehi She’amda

Jewish acapella band Kippalive release new, timely single for Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 2:20 PM

Ronit Elkabetz, ambassador of Israeli cinema, dies at 51

Israeli actress who brought her country's films to the world dies after a long battle with cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2016, 10:52 PM

Watch: Nissim Black's Pesach tribute to his new homeland

Just in time for Passover: Jewish rapper's new single 'Zman Cheruteinu' displays his love for Israel, defiance of Arab terrorism.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2016, 6:10 PM

Crowdfunding campaign to make Jewish music digital

Unusual new startup seeks to take ancient Jewish music from the analog past and bring it to the digital future.Debra Kamin, 4/18/2016, 10:00 PM

Israeli music star caves into pressure – won’t rally for soldier

Day after announcing performance in Tel Aviv rally for Hevron soldier, Eyal Golan and David D'Or cancel appearance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 2:23 PM

Norwegian rappers slammed for using 'Jew' as an insult

Popular rap duo Karpe Diem use 'Jew' and 'Ariel Sharon' as insult in latest single, drawing sharp condemnation.JTA, 4/14/2016, 11:15 AM

Morgan Freeman caves into BDS pressure?

One day after the actor posted a photo of himself, Freeman erases ‘Israel’.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2016, 11:07 AM

Israeli basketball coach David Blatt in running for Knicks post

Just months after being fired by Cleveland Cavaliers, American-Israeli coach reportedly being considered for New York Knicks post.JTA, 4/12/2016, 9:23 PM

On 2nd Israel visit, Kevin Costner dismisses BDS

Two-time Academy Award-winner brushes off Roger Waters' opposition to visiting Israel; 'I receive lots of love here.'JTA, 4/11/2016, 10:25 AM

Watch: 'Ma Nishtana' never sounded so cool

Hit Jewish group Shtar release new single in time for Passover, to 'see you again' by Wiz Khalifa.Ari Soffer, 4/7/2016, 12:34 PM

US rap star Wiz Khalifa to perform in Israel this summer

Wiz Khalifa becomes latest global music star to announce 2016 performance in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 3:20 PM

Jean-Claude Van Damme prays at Kotel, loses Israel fight

Martial arts film star places note in Kotel, but faced with onslaught of anti-Israel hate edits his Facebook status within minutes.Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 9:31 AM

Band attacked in Paris massacre coming to Israel

California band ‘Eagles of Death Metal,' whose fans were massacred by ISIS in Paris, will play in Tel Aviv on September 5.Gil Ronen, 3/24/2016, 6:27 PM

Watch: Purim meets Mission Impossible

In a fun take on the classic Purim songs, acapella group Kippalive releases 'Mission Purimpossible.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/23/2016, 8:55 AM

Watch: Celebrating 'Bar Mitzvah Time,' rap style

Black Jewish rap star teams up with maverick hassidic singer in a song to fund Bar Mitzvahs for the less fortunate.Yoni Kempinski, 3/17/2016, 6:30 PM

US metal singer pulls Europe tour after Nazi salute row

Lead singer of US metal band Down apologizes after shouting 'White Power' at LA concert, causing French gov't to pull festival funding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 12:23 PM

Watch: Stephen Colbert plays 'Fiddler On The Roof'

The Late Show host might not be Jewish - but we think he did a pretty convincing job (OK not really).Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 2:36 PM

Black-American Jewish rap star makes Aliyah to Jerusalem

3 years after conversion Nissim Black touches down in Holy Land; 'God, Jewish people and land of Israel go together, no one without other.'Ari Yashar, 3/2/2016, 1:30 PM

Pop sensation Sia announces Israel performance date

BDS fail: Australian singer-songwriter phenom headed to Jewish state in August, joining Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 8:47 PM

Ariel Zilber accepts award: I never meant to hurt anyone

Rightist singer receives lifetime achievement award, discusses Achinoam Nini's call to boycott him.Yoni Kempinski, 2/18/2016, 3:15 AM

Lost Mozart music played for first time in 200 years

Museum of Prague hosts performance of lost piece that provides glimpse into rivalry between Mozart and Antonio Salieri.Raphael Poch, 2/17/2016, 8:09 AM

Megadeth in Israel: Leading heavy metal band returns

After cancelling 2014 performance, Megadeth schedules July 2016 concert, joining raft of other scheduled star performances.David Rosenberg, 2/14/2016, 4:02 PM

A modern, sassy take on dating comes to Jerusalem

Theater Review: Local theater brings Broadway's romantic comedy musical to Jerusalem with Israeli premiere of 'First Date.'Raphael Poch, 2/12/2016, 11:08 AM

Israel haters livid over Beyonce, J. Lo performances

US pop icons Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez set to perform in Israel for first time ever this year, causing predictable BDS backlash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2016, 8:40 AM

Anne Frank's 'uncensored diary' to hit theaters

Arutz Sheva gets an inside look into upcoming play 'Anne,' and the 'taboos' it challenges.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 2/10/2016, 4:23 PM