Shai Tsabari Storms the Heavens, From Bat Yam to New York
The Israeli singer, with his Middle East Groove All Stars, is worth catching in performance on a rare U.S. trip this week
· August 22, 2016
Israel’s Happiness Revolution
What my preschooler’s taste in Mizrahi pop says about where the country is at
· August 31, 2015
Mizrahi Music’s New Arab Israeli Muslim Queen
Nasreen Qadri straddles a traditional Middle Eastern divide by choosing to sing in Hebrew. Will pop stardom follow?
· April 7, 2015
That New Kebab Joint’s Secret Ingredient? A Beloved Cult Star
Israelis love Avi Bitter’s melodramatic music and underground films. Now they can meet him while they try his recipes.
· May 27, 2014