Pop star Sarit Hadad’s new video revealed her relationship with another woman. But the public reaction revealed much more about Israeli attitudes, particularly regarding the Mizrahi community.
As diplomatic relations between Israel and Turkey thaw, a new song compilation revisits their rich and complex musical connection
The Israeli singer, with his Middle East Groove All Stars, is worth catching in performance on a rare U.S. trip this week
What my preschooler’s taste in Mizrahi pop says about where the country is at
Nasreen Qadri straddles a traditional Middle Eastern divide by choosing to sing in Hebrew. Will pop stardom follow?
Israelis love Avi Bitter’s melodramatic music and underground films. Now they can meet him while they try his recipes.
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