Art Garfunkel muses on timeless melodies and his ‘gift from God,’ ahead of Tel Aviv gig

By Jessica Steinberg, Times of Israel The 73-year-old balladeer talks about his tunes, thoughts, history and that voice, ahead of his first ever solo show in Israel on Wednesday The familiar halo of graying curls is still partly visible at the back of Art Garfunkel’s balding pate, and the voice — that clear, lilting tenor […]

June 8, 2015
CaitlynJenner Caitlyn Jenner invited to Tel Aviv pride events

Tel Aviv Municipality asks former American athlete who came out as a trans woman to participate in next week’s Pride Parade as LGBT community’s guest of honor. The global interest in former American athlete Bruce Jenner’s new identity as a trans woman named Caitlyn has prompted the Tel Aviv Municipality to invite Jenner to participate […]

June 5, 2015
MacDeMarco_lauralynnpetrick_01 Lo-fi master Mac DeMarco comes to Tel Aviv

Lo-fi “bedroom rock” Wunderkind Mac DeMarco will perform in Tel Aviv this week. The Canadian-born 25-year-old will play at Barby, a small music venue adjacent to the trendy Florentin neighborhood on Tuesday, June 2. DeMarco spoke with the Times of Israel ahead of his show to discuss his grand plans for the White City, his […]

June 1, 2015
LeBronJames Is LeBron James headed to Israel?

David Blatt’s Cleveland Cavaliers expected to visit Israel for a game against Maccabi Tel Aviv, after crushing Israeli team 107-80 in its pre-season US tour. Eastern Conference champions Cleveland Cavaliers are expected to announce when they plan to visit Israel at the end of their NBA final series against the Golden State Warriors. The team […]

June 1, 2015
OneRepublic: Living the ‘Good Life’ in Tel Aviv

US pop rockers play first-ever Israel concert to 20,000 fans, slam BDS efforts US pop rockers OneRepublic played their first ever Israeli concert in Tel Aviv Thursday night to 20,000 adoring fans – and they vowed it wouldn’t be their last. Frontman and songwriter Ryan Tedder kept the crowd dancing to the band’s infectious music […]

May 29, 2015
onerepublic-new-650-430 One Republic headed to Israel

Superstar group to play in Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park as part of their Native tour. One Republic excitedly boarded their flight to Israel on Monday morning and posted on their Facebook page United’s in-flight menu in Hebrew. Their post says, “En route to Tel Aviv!” In their first-ever visit to Israel they will be appearing […]

May 26, 2015