New Music Releases: Week of October 19, 2014

Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Music royalty took over this week’s New Music Releases! From the Queen of Soul and one of America’s greatest songwriters to an English rocker and the Queen of California Rock, this week’s new tunes will … [Continue reading]

Gwen Stefani rules “The Voice” during final night of Battles

Gwen Stefani rules The Voice

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com There is only one Coaches’ steal left in the Battles Rounds! That steal belongs to…Gwen Stefani! The “Hollaback Girl” singer and No Doubt front woman is looking for one more special artist to complete her … [Continue reading]

A Word From the Publisher: Go Royals!

Kansas City Royals celebrate

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Tonight is the night that Kansas City has been waiting for 29 years! The Kansas City Royals will take on the San Francisco Giants in Game One of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium. For many millennials … [Continue reading]

Team Adam faces off in night three of Battle Rounds

Adam Levine The Voice Season Seven

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to another week of Battles! Before we get to the recap, here is where our teams stand: Team Adam: Chris Jamison, Alessandra Castronovo & Rebekah Samarin Team Blake: James David Carter, Grant … [Continue reading]

Captain Swan goes on a date while Anna fights Rumple on “OUAT”

Gold and Hook deal OUAT Season Four

  By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Ever since Emma accidentally brought Marian and Elsa to Storybrooke, Captain Hook has been put in the Savior’s backburner. However, our favorite lovesick pirate also made an interesting discovery! He … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: Best Albums of 2014-Part Three

Pentatonix unleashes three new original songs and four unbelieveable covers! (Album cover property of RCA Records)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com If you had not had the chance to read part two of my countdown, click here: http://jakes-take.com/2014/10/jakes-take-best-albums-of-2014-part-two/ This is it! Today, you will learn which artists and … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: Best Albums of 2014-Part Two

Sam Smith In the Lonely Hour

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com If you have not had the chance to read part one of my countdown, click here: http://jakes-take.com/2014/10/jakes-take-best-albums-of-2014-part-one/ The British are coming! The British are coming! Part … [Continue reading]

New Music Releases: Week of October 14, 2014

Sweet Talker Jessie J album

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com This week’s New Music Releases features Top 40 superstars, two Voice alums, two Broadway stars and one impeccable rising soul man!   Sweet Talker by Jessie J The last time Jessie J released a … [Continue reading]

The battles continue on “The Voice: Season Seven”

Pharrell, Adam, Blake and Gwen take the stage as "The Voice: Season Seven" Battle Rounds continue (Photo property of NBC)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Ok! Who thinks The Voice needs a fifth coach? After watching last night debacle where the coaches sent home several powerhouse singers (we miss you already, Maiya Sykes & Amanda Lee Peers) over average or … [Continue reading]

Team Pharrell steals night one of “The Voice: Season Seven” Battle Rounds

Team Pharrell The Voice Season Seven

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Blinds are over! Begun, the Battle Rounds have! Throughout the next couple of weeks, 48 artists will be widdled down to 24 in order to compete for the chance to enter the Live Rounds! Several music … [Continue reading]

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