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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1815 on: February 10, 2020, 03:25:27 PM »
More Abie!!



Abie's (lack of) expression when he talks about how excited he is, is classic Abie...

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1816 on: February 11, 2020, 11:38:21 AM »
https://youtu.be/HeKQqyCv_Hg

This is a style that is unique in the Jewish music world. I'm biased as a lifelong friend, but his vocal chops are incredible. Glad he finally put something out.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1817 on: February 12, 2020, 06:06:27 PM »
CHARASHO!

How have I not heard this until now??
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1818 on: February 12, 2020, 06:21:33 PM »
https://youtu.be/HeKQqyCv_Hg

This is a style that is unique in the Jewish music world. I'm biased as a lifelong friend, but his vocal chops are incredible. Glad he finally put something out.
Nice but what's Jewish about it?

Too mushy for my taste anyway. The Cat's in the Cradle take on fatherhood is more relatable.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1819 on: February 12, 2020, 06:43:54 PM »
CHARASHO!

How have I not heard this until now??
You like that song?!?!?

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1820 on: February 12, 2020, 07:08:28 PM »
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1821 on: February 12, 2020, 07:47:58 PM »


Nice but what's Jewish about it?


Why do we have to go through the "what is Jewish music" every darn song that is released.
It's written by a frum Jew.
The lyrics are by a frum Jew.
The performer is a frum Jew.
The lyrics are about his love for his kids. For all the cheesiness, that doesn't make it goyish.
So what's not Jewish about it? That it doesn't repeat the same 4 words or of Tehillim over and over?

I get why you wouldn't like the song, but why the need for this jab?
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1822 on: February 12, 2020, 08:20:45 PM »

Why do we have to go through the "what is Jewish music" every darn song that is released.
It's written by a frum Jew.
The lyrics are by a frum Jew.
The performer is a frum Jew.
The lyrics are about his love for his kids. For all the cheesiness, that doesn't make it goyish.
So what's not Jewish about it? That it doesn't repeat the same 4 words or of Tehillim over and over?

I get why you wouldn't like the song, but why the need for this jab?
Jewish songs should center around G-d and our relationship with him.

Not gonna go here (just did) but songs like this about some guy's fatherly feelings, or by MordyShap about its nice to hang with friends, are not sanctioned by halacha.

Point being, it's not a Jewish song just because it's sung and composed by a Jewish artist.
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1823 on: February 12, 2020, 09:21:10 PM »
Love
yes, it's like a "love" song. He just replaced "wife" with "child".
but its basically a love song, and I wouldn't be surprised to find part of the lyrics taken from somewhere...

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1824 on: February 12, 2020, 09:36:50 PM »
yes, it's like a "love" song. He just replaced "wife" with "child".
but its basically a love song, and I wouldn't be surprised to find part of the lyrics taken from somewhere...
Responding to the wrong thing? Two convos going on here
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1825 on: February 12, 2020, 09:37:53 PM »
Responding to the wrong thing? Two convos going on here
replying to this.
https://youtu.be/HeKQqyCv_Hg

This is a style that is unique in the Jewish music world. I'm biased as a lifelong friend, but his vocal chops are incredible. Glad he finally put something out.

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1826 on: February 13, 2020, 02:51:48 AM »
Ah giten:
Love
was a response to the question of whether he liked "Charasho" (nothing to do with "Carry You").
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1827 on: February 13, 2020, 07:15:29 AM »

Why do we have to go through the "what is Jewish music" every darn song that is released.
It's written by a frum Jew.
The lyrics are by a frum Jew.
The performer is a frum Jew.
The lyrics are about his love for his kids. For all the cheesiness, that doesn't make it goyish.
So what's not Jewish about it? That it doesn't repeat the same 4 words or of Tehillim over and over?

I get why you wouldn't like the song, but why the need for this jab?



Jewish songs should center around G-d and our relationship with him.

Not gonna go here (just did) but songs like this about some guy's fatherly feelings, or by MordyShap about its nice to hang with friends, are not sanctioned by halacha.

Point being, it's not a Jewish song just because it's sung and composed by a Jewish artist.

Maybe we could use 2 categories:

Jewish/Holy music: center around G-d and our relationship with him.

Parve music: there is nothing "not Jewish" about it.
It's written by a frum Jew.
The lyrics are by a frum Jew.
The performer is a frum Jew. Etc.

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קדושה / קליפת נוגה / שלוש קליפות הטמאות

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1828 on: February 13, 2020, 07:43:15 AM »


Maybe we could use 2 categories:

Jewish/Holy music: center around G-d and our relationship with him.

Parve music: there is nothing "not Jewish" about it.
It's written by a frum Jew.
The lyrics are by a frum Jew.
The performer is a frum Jew. Etc.

Perhaps related to
קדושה / קליפת נוגה / שלוש קליפות הטמאות

What about a song which uses words from psukim to create a "creative musical production"?
Feelings don't care about your facts

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #1829 on: February 13, 2020, 08:03:08 AM »
What about a song which uses words from psukim to create a "creative musical production"?
Think of it more like a Venn Diagram than a Black and White distinction?