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Yiddish Folk

Meet “Bulletproof Stockings” and “Yiddish Princess”

Today we feature female American Jewish musicians who aren’t softly crooning classic Hebrew folk songs, traditional prayers, or even hava nagila. They are not belting out Broadway tunes or love songs à la Barbra Streisand or Bette Midler. These women are rocking out to their own beat.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Yiddish Folk." (Viewed on August 30, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/yiddish-folk>.

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