Jews Who Rock

By Guy Oseary; Ben Stiller (Introduction by); Perry Farrell (Afterword by)
(St. Martin's Griffin, Paperback, 9780312272678, 128pp.)

Publication Date: January 2001

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Description

Foreword by Ben Stiller
Afterword by Perry Farrell

Jewish achievement in the sciences? Celebrated. Jews in literature? Lionized. But until now, there's been no record of the massive contributions of Jews in Rock n' Roll. Jews Who Rock features 100 top Jewish rockers, from Bob Dylan to Adam Horowitz, Courtney Love (yes, she's half Jewish) to John Zorn, with a concise page of essential data and a biography of each one.

Includes the complete lyrics to "The Chanukah Song" by Adam Sandler




About the Author

Guy Oseary is one of the hottest executives in the music business. He started working with Madonna when he was just seventeen, and is now her partner at Maverick Records. He lives in Los Angeles, and is definitely a Jew who rocks.




Praise For Jews Who Rock

"People who are into our music have mentioned to me that knowing we are Jewish has helped them feel more comfortable in their love of hip hop and sometimes even more comfortable and reassured in their own identity. If someone reads Jews Who Rock and feels empowered to make music or be creative because they identify with our being Jewish, that to me is a very positive thing." --Beastie Boy Mike D.

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