The most meaningful conversion I have ever experienced wasn’t going from left to right or abandoning bacon and going kosher. It was switching from Lennon to McCartney.
Never meant to offend the Jews, he tells ‘GQ’
He thought the Fab Four were ‘a set of scallywags,’ but bailed John out of trouble and coined the term that best captured the band’s universal appeal
Yes, says a Haaretz writer. Sgt. Pepper, apparently, is to blame for the Six-Day War.
‘Blonde on Blonde’ and ‘Pet Sounds’ are American gospel
The Basement Tapes, finally released after 47 years, show yet another side of the bard
Remembering the manager widely credited with making The Beatles famous
He can still give you earworms and warm fuzzy retro feelings. But at 71, is Macca now finally a man?
Phil Spector and Leonard Cohen’s incredible album, released 35 years ago, is a time capsule of American pop music
Fashion designer Nudie Cohn, a Ukrainian-born Jew, gave country music its trademark rhinestone sparkle
No. 66 on our song list marks the birth of Israeli rock
A haftorah of rigidity and ritual
A Torah portion of music and memory