Are UFOs presiding over the climate and peace conferences of the world?
Are Japanese students with swine flu just the beginning of the zombie apocalypse?
Are the monkeys developing a secret language now decipherable to science?
Is meat grown in a lab, by definition, kosher?
Should I even be DJing after sundown?
All the news you couldn’t use if your life depended on it and, because YOU demand it, the mjuzik of the klezmer.
The Netherlands Guitar Trio – In the Hall of the Mountain King
Edward Meeker – That’s Yiddish Love
Klezmer Conservatory Band – Abi Gezunt
Woody Allen & His New Orleans Jazz Band – Pappy’s B Flat Blues
Allen Lieberman – Thank God I’m a Jewish Boy
Woody Guthrie – Hanukkah Dance
Bezalel Althois – Tal Yasis Tzuf Harim
Klezmer Conservatory Band – Klezzified
The Klezmatics – Dybbuk Shers
Adam Sandler – The Chanukah Song
David Broza & Peter Himmelman – Lighting Up The World
“Weird Al” Yankovic – Pretty Fly for a Rabbi
Don Byron – Oi Tata
Masada String Trio – Bikkurim
Desmond Dekker – Israelites
The Skatalites – King Solomon
Dick Dale – Hava Nagila
Jay Levy – Ocho Kandelikas (Eight Candles)
Marc Cohn – Rock of Ages (Maoz Tsur)
Flairck – The Emigrant
Theodore Bikel – Chanukah, Oh Chanukah
Topol – L’Chaim
Ofra Haza – Rachamim
Oi Va Voi – Salaam Shalom (w/MoMo)
Balkan Beat Box – Sunday Arak
Sunz Of Man – Israeli News
Tomita – The Two Jews
Tom Lehrer – (I’m Spending) Hanukkah in Santa Monica
Frank Gallop – The Ballad of Irving
Reading the news and politics of the world in preparation for each week’s show makes me not angry, but increasingly feel the need to “oy.” I should have been a doctor.