All posts tagged FOJAM

Punk Professor bound for Oz

For more than 40 years British journalist, musician, filmmaker and academic Vivien Goldman has been involved in the world of punk music. Known as the Punk Professor, she will be in Australia next week for FOJAM. Danny Gocs reports.

Rising to the FOJAM challenge

IT was just over 18 months ago when Lior Albeck-Ripka and Jesse Lubitz decided to take on the Festival of Jewish Arts and Music (FOJAM). Formerly known as Shir Madness, FOJAM will be taking it to a whole new level at the Melbourne Recital Centre on September 8, promising 135 artists on four stages over 12 hours. 

Yidcore makes a comeback

YIDCORE, the Australian Jewish punk rock band established in Melbourne in 1998 which disbanded in 2009, is reuniting for a concert at the inaugural Festival of Jewish Arts and Music (FOJAM) to be held at the Melbourne Recital Centre next month.

Raw edge to new arts festival

The line-up of local and international artists performing at the inaugural Festival of Jewish Arts and Music (FOJAM) has been announced, writes Danny Gocs.

New Jewish music festival

The Shir Madness music festival in Melbourne is passing the baton to a new event for 2019.