Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews: Week of July 15, 2016

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to another exciting edition of Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews! We got a lot of ground to cover, so let’s get this party started! We’re All Somebody from Somewhere by Steven Tyler For the first time in his lengthy and legendary career, Steven Tyler dropped his first solo studio album! […]

Jake’s Take: The Gambler’s Last Deal

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For over 50 years, country music legend Kenny Rogers has entertained generations of fans with his impeccable music catalog and superb showmanship. After accumulating countless accolades from the American Music Awards, the Country Music Association and the Recording Academy plus selling over 120 million records worldwide, the Country Music Hall of […]

Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews: Week of July 1, 2016

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Happy Fourth of July weekend, everyone! As you prepare for your Fourth of July picnics and parades for the United States of America’s 240th birthday bash, you might need to update your playlist with today’s hottest music. Without further ado, here are some of the albums and singles that you might […]

The Five Question Challenge with Lucas DiPasquale

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome to Canadian singer-songwriter Lucas DiPasquale to Jake’s Take. Since he started playing the guitar at 8-years-old, Lucas began his follow his passion and recorded videos of cover songs and posted them on his Facebook and YouTube channels, while he pursued his studies at Ryerson University’s […]

Jake’s Take: The Best Albums of 2016 (So Far)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is hard to believe that July starts in a few weeks! 2016 has almost zoomed right passed us. Countless of artists released hundreds of studio albums and extended plays so far this year. Jake’s Take is celebrating the best albums that were released from January to mid-June. Let’s get this […]

A Tribute to Christina Grimmie (1994-2016)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Multiple news outlets such as CNN, USA Today, and E! News have confirmed that Voice alum and YouTube sensation Christina Grimmie is dead. The Season Six third place finisher was shot outside of her Orlando, Fla. concert while she was signing autographs for fans at the Plaza Live theatre.  Orlando police […]

Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews: Week of June 10, 2016

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews! Among the selections that are highlighted in this edition include a country group goes pop; a Tony-nominated actor sings Jazz, the return of Usher and an EGOT icon sings Broadway with two influential Silver Screen actresses from the Millennial Generation. Let’s get this party started! […]

Jake’s Take: New Music Reviews (Week of June 3, 2016)-The Albums Edition

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to another exciting edition of Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews! In this edition, we salute albums.  From a promising start from a rising music duo to the worst Led Zeppelin tribute ever recorded, Jake’s Take has your music recommendations covered!   I Still Do by Eric Clapton Eric Clapton just […]

A Conversation with Alexander Jean

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a thrill to welcome Alexander Jean to Jake’s Take. Formed in 2012, Alexander Jean is composed of acclaimed singer-songwriters BC Jean and Mark Ballas. Both of these incredible musicians achieved amazing accomplishments in their solo careers. BC Jean co-wrote Beyonce’s “If If Were A Boy,” a song that charted […]

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