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Rare Israeli pop gems get collected on new mixtape

“59 Dinar” is a unique mixtape of rare, never reissued Israeli pop from the 60’s and 70’s, compiled from the original vinyl sources by Israeli musician Sagol 59 and journalist / record collector Eran Dinar.             … Continue reading

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Read: ‘Beats, Not Bombs – Hip Hop and the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict’

“When one thinks of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, from its long history through the present, hip-hop is not usually the first thing to come to mind. However, if one studies hip-hop in the state of Israel, one will find that it … Continue reading

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Influential Jewish record label documented in new article

The Brooklyn Ink has posted an in-depth oral history of the now-defunct JDub Records, arguably the most influential Jewish record label in recent history. JDub‘s artist roster included acts such as Matisyahu, Balkan Beat Box, Sagol 59, SoCalled, Golem, Soulico, Gangsta … Continue reading

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Corner Prophets co-founders collaborate in new music video, shot in N.Y

Watch Israeli M.C Sagol 59’s dope new video for “Earth, Wind & Ca$h” (Cohen Remix), directed by Daniel “Mobius” Sieradski, shot in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Jenerous Skillz – A Global Jewish Hip Hop Album

Uneek Media and Corner Prophets are proud to present Jenerous Skillz, a unique cultural / musical project, the first of its kind, bringing together for the first time Israeli and Jewish rappers from all over the world. The album was … Continue reading

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JDub Records to close

After nearly nine years of operation and 35 album releases, JDub has announced that it will close up shop for financial reasons. The New York based, not-for-profit record label that is best known for helping to launch the career of … Continue reading

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3 Hebrew rhymers, 1 Yiddish singer in dope new Hip Hop track

Israeli MC’s Sagol 59, Lukach and Blastik Ice proudly present: כשרוחל’×” מסטולה (Rabbis Get Lonely Too), a funny Hip Hop song, chronicling the wild antics of two Jerusalem Yeshiva scholars and their horny Chief Rabbi. Yiddish chorus is sung by … Continue reading

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