A Conversation with Nick de la Hoyde

Rising singer-songwriter Nick de la Hoyde visited "Jake's Take" for "A Conversation." (Cover art property of Gatcome Music Party Ltd.)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last week, I introduced you to Nick de la Hoyde. This rising singer-songwriter-rapper from Sydney, Australia blends elements of hip-hop, rock, alternative, R&B and spoken word into spectacular … [Continue reading]

Sawyer Fredericks returns home as “The Voice: Season 10” Top Nine are revealed

Sawyer Fredericks The Voice

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last night, The Voice: Season 10 joined First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden in paying tribute to the US Armed Forces. Some artists rose to the occasion and impressed the soldiers in the audience. … [Continue reading]

FLOTUS & Dr. Biden salute the Military as “The Voice” Top 10 perform

"The Voice: Season 10" Top 10 pose together. (Photo property of NBC and United Artists Media Group)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Attention, America! This is Pop Culture Colonel Jacob Elyachar here! I have your marching orders for this week. Tonight, after you watch The Voice: Season 10 Top 10 perform…make sure that you vote for … [Continue reading]

Captain Swan face their ultimate test on “Once Upon A Time”

Did Hook and Emma survive their latest adventure in hell? (Photo property of ABC's Jack Rowand)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com While watching Once Upon A Time over the past few seasons, I noticed that there is one relationship that has made its presence known in the OUAT fandom: Captain Swan. For readers who are unfamiliar with the … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews: Week of April 29, 2016

Everyone is talking about Beyonce's sixth studio album: "Lemonade." (Album cover property of Parkwood Entertainment LLC & Columbia Records)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a new day as New Music Reviews has evolved into Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews! To commemorate this special occasion, Jake’s Take has gathered some of the best new music from our favorite artists and two … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take on Cyndi Lauper’s “Detour”

Cyndi Lauper Detour

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Emmy, Grammy and Tony-winning singer-songwriter Cyndi Lauper is heading to Nashville for her latest record. Detour is the “True Colors” singer’s eleventh studio album, and it also marks her first full-length … [Continue reading]

Teams Xtina & Pharrell take center stage on “The Voice: Season 10” Top 11 Results

The Voice Top 11

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last night, The Voice: Season 10’s Top 11 took the stage for an intriguing night of performances. Paxton Ingram, Hannah Huston, and Laith Al-Saadi had their breakout moments while both Alisan Porter and Adam … [Continue reading]

“The Voice: Season 10” Top 11 duke it out!

The Voice Top 11

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com America, we have a voting problem! Several singers should not be on this show.  Over the past two weeks, you voted out pure talent such as Ryan Quinn, Tamar Davis, Moushumi, Joe Maye, Brian Nhira and now, … [Continue reading]

“Once Upon A Time” highlights sibling rivalry

Regina & Zelena's sibling rivalry came to a head tonight on "Once Upon A Time." (Photo property of ABC's Jack Rowand)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Sibling rivalry was front and center in tonight’s Once Upon A Time! Tonight’s episode highlighted two family feuds. In one corner: The Charmings. David received a shock when he learned that his wicked twin … [Continue reading]

A Conversation with Jeff Dye

Jeff Dye

  By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is very exciting to welcome back comedian Jeff Dye to Jake’s Take! The first time that I saw Jeff in action was when I watched NBC’s I Can Do That. Throughout the summer series, Jeff had me in … [Continue reading]

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