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Bolan in his pomp
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Marc Bolan – his 10 biggest hits

Marc Bolan’s time at the pinnacle of British pop was short. But at his peak he outshone every other star in pop’s firmament.

Michael Moran

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Marc Bolan – his 10 biggest hits
  • Mitch Murray
    Music

    Why I turned down the Beatles

    Francine White meets Mitch Murray, the songwriter who created so many toe-tapping tunes

    Francine White

    Monday, September 4, 2017

    Why I turned down the Beatles
  • Music

    Interview: Elkie Brooks

    Paul Lester chats to the Seventies blues wailer who never stopped rocking...and became an aikido black belt along the way

    Paul Lester

    Friday, July 14, 2017

    Interview: Elkie Brooks
  • Acclaimed klezmer clarinetist Christian David who is part of the JMI's summer programme
    Music

    Summer of song and dance

    Want to immerse yourself in Jewish music this summer? Here's how

    Keren David

    Thursday, June 29, 2017

    Summer of song and dance
  • Music

    Let’s face the music and dance

    Jewish music of all sorts is having a moment, and a lot of it is due to Jennifer Jankel's energy and ideas.

    Keren David

    Monday, June 19, 2017

    Let’s face the music and dance
  • Matisyahu, 2017 version, clean cut, clean living
    Music

    Matisyahu: reinvented again

    The former Chasidic reggae superstar tells Michael Kaminer why he's changed direction yet again

    Michael Kaminer

    Monday, June 12, 2017

    Matisyahu: reinvented again
  • Rehearsing for the cabaret
    Music

    Cabaret for Chechnya

    A special fundraiser by British and Israeli performers will raise money for the LGBT community in Chechnya

    JC Reporter

    Friday, June 2, 2017

    Cabaret for Chechnya
  • Music

    An everlasting love for Barry

    David Prever writes 'Manilow answered our Shabbat prayers. He was Bowie, for barmitzvah boys everywhere. He was kosher kitsch. He was one of us.'

    David Prever

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    An everlasting love for Barry
  • Music

    A future in Yiddish music

    Anthony Russell first heard Jewish music at the age of 30. Today he's an in-demand Yiddish singer and the creator of a unique blend of black and Jewish musical traditions

    Michael Kaminer

    Friday, April 28, 2017

    A future in Yiddish music
  • The Coro choir
    Music

    Singing the praises of Handel's 'Pesach' oratorio

    Church music dominates choral singing in the UK. But one singer decided to challenge Christian dominance - with a special concert of Handel's Israel out of Egypt.

    Jessica Duchen

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

    Singing the praises of Handel's 'Pesach' oratorio