A7 Radio's "Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast" with Ben Bresky
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Jerusalem's favorite world beat street band Aharit Hayamim has a new name, new CD and new US tour. Ben Bresky hangs out with this rasta Jewish jam band and gets exclusive acoustic songs. This eclectic group hails from Africa, France, America and Israel. Hear about their adventures performing in the shuk, and their upcoming tour in America including the Jewlicious Festival.
In the second half, open mic podcast poetry with Josiah from Canada.
Plus, Chinese singer Yumiko Cheng's cover version of Sarit Hadad's In the Heart of Tel Aviv.
Ben Bresky is a music journalist and recording engineer living in Jerusalem. He hosts The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast interviewing a wide range of Jewish and Israeli musicians from Carlebach to klezmer, from hasidic to trance. For full archives visit http://IsraelBeat.blogspot.com