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  • Drake reacts to the woman who tattooed his name on her forehead

    A few months ago a girl who happens to be a crazy Drake fan (or a crazy girl who happens to be a Drake fan?) tattooed Drake’s name in big bold letters on her forehead. Many people wondered what Drizzy thought about the gesture, and while he didn’t really have a problem with the fact that… More ▸

  • J.D. and Turk make beautiful music together

    If you are anything like me (and I’m sure many of you also own several cats and hope to God for a “Golden Girls” reunion) then you will LOVE this version of “Baby It’s Cold Outside” by Zach Braff and Donald Faison. Let’s just say, I love “Scrubs.” I love these guys, and the subtle… More ▸

  • Thursday Listicles!

    Kids, the week is almost over. Plus it’s a holiday. What better excuse do you need to take a break (a looong break) from your studying/accounting/excel sheets/whatever else people do to cruise some lists of hip Jews around the web? Here are some 6NoBacon favorites (enjoy the procrastination!):   IFC’s list of the perfect films… More ▸

  • First Matisyahu lost his beard, then he lost his manners

    Maybe he is the anti-Goliath, and the beard kept him meek and calm? Whatever it may be, a fresh-faced Matisyahu reportedly attacked a photographer during his show at Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg this week. “At first I assumed he was trying to crowdsurf, that he wasn’t deliberately trying to step on me,” said photographer… More ▸

  • Beard-less Matisyahu: No more Chassidic reggae superstar!

    The music/Jewish/gossip world is buzzing today after a photo of a beardless Matisyahu was posted on his Twitter together with the message “At the break of day I look for you at sunrise When the tide comes in I lose my disguise.” Only a few hours after, the (ex?) Chasidic singer added on his official… More ▸

  • Beastie Boys inducted into Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame

    Brooklyn’s favorite Jewish sons — Mike D (Michael Diamond), MCA (Adam Yauch) and Ad-Rock (Adam Horovitz), or as you may know them, the Beastie Boys — received a much coveted invitation to be inducted into the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2012. The Beastie Boys have been around since 1979, and quickly became pioneers of… More ▸

  • TMZ tries to make T.I. a Jewish Chanukah icon

    SMH*, YouTube video maker. SM mother effin’ H. In this clearly overthought video, a TMZ reporter is trying to convince T.I. to come over to the blue and white side. “Ya gotta do a Hanukkah song, man,” the reporter begs him. Reporter subsequently launches into a Hanukkah rap, tailor made for the hip-hop king himself…. More ▸

  • Aimee Mann and Paul F. Tompkins sing the Dreidel Song

    Aimee Mann, the singer-songwriter best known for her songs on the “Magnolia” soundtrack (“Save Me,” the backing track to that time you considered taking a lot of pills, was nominated for an Oscar), teamed up with Paul F. Tompkins to sing the only popular Hanukkah song–“The Dreidel Song.” Sorry, Orrin Hatch, you meant well but… More ▸

  • Another Winehouse track released

    Just like Tupac, Amy Winehouse hasn’t let death keep her from releasing more material. From her upcoming posthumous album, “Lioness: Hidden Treasures,” here is the soulful song, “Halftime.” Let’s just hope that her record label keeps a few tracks under wraps so there is something new to listen to when the album is released. More ▸

  • Drake talks about Jewish Rappers

    Rapper Drake sat down with Chelsea Handler on her late night show “Chelsea Lately” last week to talk about his new album “Take Care.” Handler asked Drake if there are any other Jewish rappers out there, and Drake told her about Matisyahu and Mac Miller, to which Handler asked, “Do you guys all hang out… More ▸