A Jewish Joplin: Why Does Israel Only Have One Female Rock Star?

If the possibility of a female rock singer still exists in local culture - which rejects the rocker ethos - it is being realized thanks to the only female rock singer we have: Ninet Tayeb.

The national debate over the topic of “Ninet Tayeb, the rocker − a success or disaster” is, as everyone knows, characterized by slight hysteria, one manifestation of which is a total focus on the object ‏(actually, the victim‏) and a complete disregard for the context. The collective gaze that pierces this performer’s body and soul, to clarify whether her transformation into a real...