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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #20 on: May 21, 2015, 11:21:04 AM »


I would rather discuss why Shwekey thinks he has has a chance without Yochi!
I guess I missed it what's the story between shweky and briskman?

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #21 on: May 21, 2015, 12:38:29 PM »


I'm so curious to see who's going to produce his concert and his next album. Will he do it himself, in which case everyone will be surprised if it's not a dismal failure. Will he go to Schnitzler, Fadida, or Yossi Green? I'm holding my breath to find out.
Supposedly they are still working together just not on contract.
He's due for a CD or major concert as it has been more than a year a half since "Kolot" (btw solid CD imo) usually that's his timetable,  so I guess we'll just have to sit tight.

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #22 on: May 21, 2015, 02:08:31 PM »
I just picked up Shlomo Katz Cd- Likrat Shabbat
Love it!
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #23 on: May 21, 2015, 02:38:05 PM »
I guess I missed it what's the story between shweky and briskman?
Yochi Briskman was Shwekey's producer since his first CD (back in 2001). It is well known that Briskman was a lot more than a producer to Shwekey, more like a puppet master. He coached Shwekey completely, and built the image that Shwekey now has. It is therefore interesting to see if Shwekey can survive after his recent break off with Briskman.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #24 on: May 21, 2015, 02:40:35 PM »
Supposedly they are still working together just not on contract.
It doesn't seem like it. It seems like there is some sort of argument going on. I even heard that HASC 28 (which is a Shwekey/Briskman concert) will not be released on CD/DVD because of a controversy over the rights.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #25 on: May 21, 2015, 08:42:46 PM »
It doesn't seem like it. It seems like there is some sort of argument going on. I even heard that HASC 28 (which is a Shwekey/Briskman concert) will not be released on CD/DVD because of a controversy over the rights.
Oh wow! That I didn't hear of.
My sources say Shwekey wanted a bigger cut (it's my understanding that Yochi took more than 50%) and Yochi said go right ahead and try it out see if you can get more.

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #26 on: May 21, 2015, 08:53:41 PM »
I have a few hundred dollars in Prime Music credits. What should I get..

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #27 on: May 21, 2015, 09:07:54 PM »
I have a few hundred dollars in Prime Music credits. What should I get..
Every Person has a different taste in music. If you describe what type of music you like and which singers you enjoy, it'll be much easier to make a recommendation.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #28 on: May 21, 2015, 09:18:45 PM »
Does anyone watch הקול הבא?
Do you know what happened to the fact that the next stage was supposed to begin on ל״ג בעומר ?
 I have enjoyed it but found the judging to be very inconsistent
I heard that it's continuing next Motzei Shabbos (week after Shavuos).
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #29 on: May 21, 2015, 09:21:34 PM »
I never had success finding recent Jewish CDs on prime ? Do they actually have any ?
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #30 on: May 21, 2015, 10:40:44 PM »
Nachas was on Jroot tonight. New CD on Tuesday. 7 brand new songs and 7 old ones remixed

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #31 on: May 21, 2015, 11:54:04 PM »
I heard that it's continuing next Motzei Shabbos (week after Shavuos).
Did people actually get to vote?

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #32 on: May 22, 2015, 12:53:08 AM »
any of the new cds that came out today are on iTunes? I have a few amex credits....

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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #33 on: May 22, 2015, 09:47:25 AM »
Nachas was on Jroot tonight. New CD on Tuesday. 7 brand new songs and 7 old ones remixed
I remember a few years back when Nachas promised that he'll never charge money for music. lol.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #34 on: May 22, 2015, 10:01:34 AM »
It doesn't seem like it. It seems like there is some sort of argument going on. I even heard that HASC 28 (which is a Shwekey/Briskman concert) will not be released on CD/DVD because of a controversy over the rights.
not true. i heard first hand from one of the concert coordinators that they will not be releasing it due to some issues with the concert hall and the union
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #35 on: May 22, 2015, 10:05:47 AM »
not true. i heard first hand from one of the concert coordinators that they will not be releasing it due to some issues with the concert hall and the union
Interesting. When I heard that they're not releasing it because of the Shwekey/Briskman controversy, it struck me as strange that they had the rights and not HASC themselves. I guess this makes a lot more sense.
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #36 on: May 22, 2015, 10:11:03 AM »
any of the new cds that came out today are on iTunes? I have a few amex credits....

I don't have iTunes to check, but Choni Grunblatt is coming out with a CD in about a week that will be on iTunes (Preview:
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #37 on: May 22, 2015, 10:12:21 AM »
Motti Illowitz has a song on his CD which, in my opinion, is an exact copy of Ve'afilu Be'hastura. (sigh.) Track 6, titled B'chol Tzar. It has many parallels (the same exact message, the same vibe, the arrangements, the guitar background, it starts in Yiddish and then goes to Hebrew, etc.) It has potential to make it big, though I honestly hope it doesn't make it as big as Hastura. That song is coming out of my ears!  :-\
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #38 on: May 22, 2015, 10:26:02 AM »
Motti Illowitz has a song on his CD which, in my opinion, is an exact copy of Ve'afilu Be'hastura. (sigh.) Track 6, titled B'chol Tzar. It has many parallels (the same exact message, the same vibe, the arrangements, the guitar background, it starts in Yiddish and then goes to Hebrew, etc.) It has potential to make it big, though I honestly hope it doesn't make it as big as Hastura. That song is coming out of my ears!  :-\
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Re: Jewish Music (New CDs, hock, and opinions)
« Reply #39 on: May 26, 2015, 10:18:32 AM »
There's a beautiful "Kad Yasvun" that came out a year ago on Chaim Yisroel's CD "Sipur Chayai". I'm not a fan of Chaim Yisroel, but I'm blown away by this song. I believe that it is of the caliber that it could be sung in every house on Shavuos, alongside the traditional one and Benny Friedman's. I searched for a link to download just this song, but I couldn't find one. If you have the CD, take it out and listen well to Kad Yasvun. It's WOW!
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