The Five Question Challenge With Nikki’s Wives’ Nikki Whitehead

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a privilege to welcome Nikki’s Wives’ Nikki Whitehead to Jake’s Take. Since 2015, Whitehead and her fellow band members, guitarist and keyboardist Dylan Lauzon and drummer Nate Baylor have built up a following that started outside of Toronto.  Nikki’s Wives’ music caught the attention of several significant musicians such […]

Jake’s Take At The Movies-Avengers: Infinity War

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Warning! Minor spoilers are ahead. Six years ago, I went to see the first gathering of superheroes that the cinema world has ever seen.  That gathering was The Avengers.  For the first time, the world got to see Captain America (Chris Evans), Iron Man (Robert Downey, Jr.), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black […]

Jake’s Take Pays Tribute To Once Upon A Time

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Seven years ago, I graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.  When I returned home to Overland Park, Kansas to begin a new life and my job search, there was one television show that I started to watch that made me laugh, cry, and […]

Jake’s Take’s Music Bytes: Farewell to Avicii (1989 to 2018)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The music world was shocked and saddened to learn of Avicii’s tragic passing at 28-years-old on April 20, 2018.  Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling, became one of his generation’s impeccable beat makers as he dominated the Electronic Dance Music scene with his outstanding collaborations and superb tracks. Jake’s Take […]

Jake’s Take Visits Big Apple Comic Con (The 2018 Edition)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com When I arrived outside Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City, dozens of pop culture aficionados were waiting to get to the venue to attend the Big Apple Comic Con. Once fans were lead into the show, they had the opportunity to meet with representatives from the Certified Guaranty Company to see […]

Jake’s Take Previews: The 2018 Big Apple Comic Con

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For over 20 years, thousands of pop culture aficionados have gathered together to celebrate the best in comic books, movies, science fiction, television, and anime at the Big Apple Comic Con. When New York City comic book maven Michael “Mike Carbo” Carbonaro started the Big Apple Comic Con in 1995, the […]

Jake’s Take’s Music Bytes: Revamping And Restoring The Songs Of Elton John And Bernie Taupin

  Welcome to the first installment of Jake’s Take’s Music Bytes. Music Bytes is Jake’s Take’s opinion on some of the most talked about albums and singles from a plethora of musicians that range from newcomers to some of the biggest names in music. In this edition, I am taking a look at two tribute […]

The Five Question Challenge with Dynamite Dylan

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome social media star Dynamite Dylan to Jake’s Take. After Dynamite Dylan caught the music bug, he started taking vocal lessons at the age of nine and has been hard at work working on his music. He has been in numerous recording studio with rising music […]

The Voice: Season 13 Top 11 sing for the fans

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Voice: Season 13 enters week two of its live shows by paying homage to the show’s fans. Earlier this season, Carson Daly asked The Voice fans to select songs for the Season 13 artists to sing during the live shows! What songs did the artists perform? Who was heading to […]

The Five Question Challenge with RIVVRS

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome singer-songwriter Brandon Zahursky to Jake’s Take. Known to his fans as RIVVRS, this Los Angeles-based musician began his musical journey while working in Napa Valley’s wine industry. His debut single, “I Will Follow You,” caught the attention of the producers of NBC’s About a Boy. […]

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