Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Indie Collaborative At Carnegie Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com  Since its opening in April 1891, Carnegie Hall has hosted a variety of performers that ranged from classical musicians to controversial comedians. On November 19, the historic concert venue’s Weill Recital Hall welcomed another group of extraordinary musicians— the Indie Collaborative. The Indie Collaborative is an international group of over 2,000 […]

A Conversation with Matthew Olshefski-The Shirtless Violinist

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome Matthew Olsheski, “The Shirtless Violinist,” to Jake’s Take. As the Shirtless Violinist, Matthew showcases his impeccable musical talent to use on his never-ending quest to make classical music sexy. He brought his journey to YouTube, where he wowed fans with his excellent and creative videos.  […]

Jake’s Take Pays Tribute To Stan Lee (1922 to 2018)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of Stan Lee.  Countless media outlets such as NBC News, NPR, The Hollywood Reporter, and TMZ reported that the pop culture icon passed away at 95-years-old at Los Angeles’ Cedars-Sinai Hospital. Stan Lee’s Legacy The legendary writer (whose real […]

Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews: Week of November 9, 2018

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is hard to believe that we are nine days into November and Thanksgiving is in a few weeks! Just in case you needed to start making your Thanksgiving night playlist, Jake’s Take has some new music that might make it to your Turkey Day celebration playlist.   Walls by Barbra […]

Jake’s Take’s Comic Book Reviews: The Green Lantern #1

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Earlier this year, DC Comics made a significant announcement at the San Diego Comic-Con regarding two fan-favorite creators taking over one of the comic book publishers’ most prominent characters.   It was revealed that celebrated writer Grant Morrison (Batman, Final Crisis, and JLA) and superstar artist Liam Sharpe (The Brave and The […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Hamish Anderson at Rockwood Music Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Blues rocker Hamish Anderson traveled to New York City’s Rockwood Music Hall as a part of his East Coast tour.  A plethora of fans of all ages crowded into the Lower East Side performance venue as the “Trouble” singer-songwriter entertained through eight songs. Joining Hamish on the stage were bassist Lauren […]

The Five Question Challenge with Nenn Fit’s Nenn Arabian

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome international fitness trainer and model Nenn Arabian to Jake’s Take. Based in Armenia, the former karate warrior created a new fitness brand called Nenn Fit that has motivated a new generation to establish their fitness journey. By using the cornerstones of “notice, navigate, and necessitate,” […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Clark Beckham at Rockwood Music Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Singer-songwriter Clark Beckham brought his Year One Tour to New York City’s fabled Rockwood Music Hall. Before he took the stage, Clark spoke with VIPs for a special “Question & Answers” session where he shared his favorite tunes that are currently on his iPhone including friend Jon Bellion’s new song “John […]

Jake’s Take’s Halloween Binge Watching Playlist

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Happy Halloween, everyone! If you do not have plans to go to elaborate costume parties, there are plenty of opportunities for you to celebrate All Hallows’ Eve using the Internet.  Jake’s Take has several suggestions for your Halloween binge watching that not only scare and thrill readers, but also reminisce and […]

Jake’s Take Celebrates Halloween: The Top 10 Power Rangers Villains Of All-Time

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It’s Halloween time! As always, Jake’s Take puts the spotlights on our favorite fictional antagonists!  This year’s tribute honors the Power Rangers villains! This group of villains made an impact on the 25-year-old franchise that there was no way that I would not celebrate Halloween without them.   So, without further ado, […]

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