Kfar Sava band Kerach 9 is often linked to '90s groups Pulp and Suede. But its roots are a bit noisier than that.
Uri Zer Aviv
Itay Dailes started out in a punk band but now offers a club-like beat. You can catch him Wednesday night at Tel Aviv's Reality Rehab Center.
Nekudat Mifgash unites two groups of veteran musicians. This joint ensemble is the fulfillment of musician Shlomo Bar's dream: a group that performs songs composed by poets, in styles that combine ethnic elements with Western music.
An eclectic hybrid of inspirations, the Botimzog band spreads love through musical chaos around the kumzitz campfire.
From 'Punk Jews' to cholent parties for ex-Orthodox hipsters, across New York City, ultra-religious Jewish youngsters are redefining themselves and their relationship to God.
Ben Sela, aka Ben the Drummer, is attracting fans - and fines - while playing on the street.
An event organized at a trendy Tel Aviv concert venue celebrates Jewish renewal, especially in the minds of its young and secular organizers.
Jerusalemite wins competition at Tel Aviv's Levontin 7 club.
Former fashionista Nimrod Peled has gone from a solo music maker to a duo who care more about the sound than the clothes.
Seven years after Melechet broke up when a few of its members became religious, two of the original bandmates are back with an ambitious rock trilogy.