American singer Lenny Kravitz, whose father is Jewish, is going to perform in Israel on October 6. To promote the concert, which will take place at Tel Aviv’s Nokia Arena, Kravitz did the most basic thing that always works with Israelis — he put out a video messge in which he says “Shalom.”
Uri Fintzy is JTA's web content producer and also in charge of weekly video packages and occasional design projects. Uri is from Tel Aviv, Israel and a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Journalism. He has interned with several television stations in Portland, Ore., and in CBS News in New York.