Shpatzirin is a new organization in NYC devoted to new Jewish music. It’s created a series of events raising awareness of Jewish culture and the avante garde. Thursday, June 10th @ 7:00PM – “Hip-Hip Machers”
Roosevelt Park-Hester St. between Chrystie St. & Forsyth St.
– B/D to Grand; or 6 to Canal; or J/Z to Bowery
Performances by Akil Dasan and Vanessa Hidary, followed by a screening
of Joey Garfield’s “Breath Control: A History of the Human Beatbox”
VERY IMPORTANT: check the website for last minute site changes!

Matisyahu: Thurs, June 17th @ Southpaw
125 5th Avenue, Park Slope Brooklyn, 18+, 8PM doors
Matisyahu brings it back to Brooklyn Thurs, June 17th with Dub is a
Weapon. Tickets on sale now –; $10 advance, $12 day
of show.

June 23: Matisyahu @ Lizard Lounge in Boston
1667 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA

Shpatzirin is committed to presenting a range of perspectives on the
Jewish experience, does not take an ironic position on Jewish culture,
and is interested in complicating – rather than simplifying – the ways
in which Jewish culture is understood.