Posts Tagged: Deleon

Yosef For Yo’ Self


Some things just aren’t meant to be understood-things like quantum physics, Matthew McConaughey, and Splenda. How do they make sugar that has no calories, anyway!?! No matter, at times, world music can seem to be one of those things. To cross cultures can be a devastating feat to conquer, let alone to do it well…. Read more »

DeLeon Does Justice to Past


Mix old-school tradition with the melting pot that is Brooklyn, NY and you’ll turn out the stew that is DeLeon. And I’m not talking about 70s or 80s “old school.” Try ancient. Front man Dan Saks is making music with the group that earnestly modernizes the Sephardic Jewish style. Now that’s old school, but with… Read more »

Prospect Park’s Celebrate Brooklyn! Announces Performances by JDub Artists, Sam Champion


Celebrate Brooklyn! is celebrating its 30th anniversary of free concerts in Prospect Park this summer with yet another killer line-up of interdisciplinary and international acts. On Friday, June 27th, Cold War Kids, Elvis Perkins and In Dearland are joined by Brooklyn’s own Sam Champion, who are gearing up for the release of their next album… Read more »