“The Voice: Season 13” Blind Auditions conclude

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Tonight, The Voice: Season 13 Blind Auditions came to a dramatic close. Before we get to the action, here is where all four teams stand: Team Adam Levine: Dave Crosby, Brandon Showell, Dylan Gerard, Hannah Mrozak, Adam Pierce, Anthony Alexander, Emily Luther, Brandon Brown, Whitney Fenimore, & Jon Mero. Team Miley […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Darlene Love in New York City

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The legendary Darlene Love has entertained audiences for over 68 years! Throughout her impeccable career, Darlene Love has recorded five solo studio albums. Also, she also recorded for legendary music producer Phil Spector and as a backing vocalist recorded with Cher, Dionne Warwick, Frank Sinatra, Sir Tom Jones, and Sam Cooke. […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Review: Tony Bennett at Radio City Music Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Throughout his seven decades in the recording industry, Tony Bennett has sold over 50 million records worldwide, won two Emmy Awards and 19 Grammy Awards. The native New Yorker also received some of the nation’s most prestigious awards including the Kennedy Center Honor, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, […]

Jake’s Take: Tony Bennett’s Legendary Duets

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The legendary Tony Bennett is performing at his hometown of New York City this Friday at Radio City Music Hall. This concert will not only be Jake’s Take’s first time attending an event at the legendary entertainment venue but to seeing Tony Bennett, who is one of the last living interpreters […]

“The Voice: Season 13” Blind Auditions continue

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last week, Oscar and Grammy-winning singer Jennifer Hudson joined The Voice USA family to kick off the Season 13 Blind Auditions. Before we go to the recap, here is where the teams stand after one week of Blind Auditions: Team Adam: Brandon Showell, Dave Crosby, and Dylan Gerard.   Team Miley: […]

Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews: The End of September 2017 Edition

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews is back! It is hard to believe that this is the last weekend of September 2017. This month, a bunch of our old friends have released new material!  For some artists that will be covered in this blog post, a lot of time has elapsed since […]

Jake’s Take: On Location Tours-When Harry met Seinfeld

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For six decades, New York City has played the host to countless production companies who have filmed across the five boroughs since the 1950s. Over the past 18 years, On Location Tours have been taking pop culture aficionados on tours in New York City.  Currently, On Location Tours offers nine different […]

A Conversation with the Score’s Eddie Anthony & Edan Dover

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome The Score’s Eddie Anthony and Edan Dover to Jake’s Take. Eddie and Edan met in New York City and after their success in the Big Apple, the duo transplanted to Los Angeles, where they were signed to Republic Records. Over the past two years, the […]

How to improve “America’s Got Talent” for Season 13 & beyond

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com As DARCI LYNNE FARMER celebrates her victory and prepares to headline the show’s America’s Got Talent Live, producers will be hard at work organizing the Season 13 auditions. But I honestly believe that Simon, Jason Raff, and the America’s Got Talent production team should be fine tuning the show and making […]

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