VIDEO: Parkway Drive -The Siren’s Song LIVE IN Tel Aviv, Israel

VIDEO: Idan Raichel live in UK

Israel’s modern musical diversity embarks on whistlestop tour, inviting local musicians to get in touch and join show Idan Raichel is a household name in Israel and also a known and respected musician worldwide. This young and charismatic bandleader burst onto the world music scene back in 2002, opening up Israel’s cultural identity to a […]

November 26, 2010
VIDEO: American football in the Holy Land

About the League It has now been four years since the dream of tackle football in Israel really took hold. What began as a group of 25 enthusiastic and energetic Sabra athletes playing without pads in the Tel Aviv Sportek has grown exponentially into a thriving community of more than 600 players country-wide, with the […]

November 25, 2010
PICTURES: Israelis and Palestinians join together to pray for rain

Forecasters are predicting a dry winter and expect precipitation to fall below the 30-year average. Amidst the stalled peace negotiations and continuous regional turmoil, Israelis and Palestinians are uniting around the need for rain in the region, with groups gathering to pray for a wet winter. Forecasters have predicted drier than average winter months – […]

November 25, 2010
Jews and Arabs making Middle Eastern ‘Country Music’

It was the Arabic songs performed by this mixed Jewish-Arab group that were the real treat of the evening. There are one-storey houses and one-storey songs, too. What’s a one-storey song? You’d know if you attended this week’s terrific performance by Jish, an ensemble made up of Ehud Banai, George Samaan, Salem Darwish and Gil […]

November 25, 2010
ATTENTION!!! – Sex and the city: Tel Aviv

Local version of HBO’s hit series ‘Sex and the City’ in casting stages Casting has begun for the Israeli version of HBO’s hit series “Sex and the City.” Young actress Neta Plotnik has been chosen for the lead role and will be playing the local version of columnist Carrie Bradshaw, Ynet has learned. Plotnik, 27, […]

November 25, 2010