The Most Memorable American Idol Finale Performances of All-Time

By: Jacob Elyachar Since the show’s humble beginnings back in 2002, American Idol’s season finales have always featured incredible surprise guests and astonishing parings between a contestant and a music legend.    This blog post revisits some of … [Continue reading]

New Music Tuesday-Week of May 20, 2012

By: Jacob Elyachar Welcome to a new edition of New Music Tuesday! This week, I will be looking at new albums from John Mayer, Haley Rinehart and Sara Bareilles.   In addition to these albums, New Music Tuesday will also review and grade new … [Continue reading]

The Top 10 Best Peformancs from American Idol Season 11, Part Two

By: Jacob Elyachar Stop! If you have not read part one of this two-part series, click on the link before you read this article: http://jakes-take.com/2012/05/21/the-top-10-best-performances-from-american-idol-season-11-part-one/ The American Idol … [Continue reading]

The Top 10 Best Performances from American Idol Season 11, Part One

Elise Testone I Want It All

By: Jacob Elyachar Tomorrow night, Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez will perform their final three songs on the American Idol finale which will be filmed at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live. While they are prepping for one of the biggest nights … [Continue reading]

Jacob Interviews…Author Keven Newsome

By: Jacob Elyachar My series on Rising Authors continues as I sat down with New Orleans-based author Keven Newsome.   In addition to his responsibilities as a graduate student at the New Orleans Baptists Theological Seminary, he founded and is the … [Continue reading]

Avengers Vs. X-Men War Report #1

By: Jacob Elyachar Avengers vs. X-Men is shaking the Marvel Universe to its core. Fans picked up AvX’s fourth issue on Wednesday and already blood has been spilled, traitors are starting to reveal their true allegiances and crucial players are … [Continue reading]

Jacob’s Travels….The Grand Canyon and Sedona, Arizona

By: Jacob Elyachar I want to apologize to my regular viewers for not posting until now.  The reason why you have not seen a new post since May 12 is that I have been on vacation with my brother, Aaron.   For four days, we were at the Grand Canyon … [Continue reading]

The 10 Greatest Singers of America’s Got Talent-Part Two

By: Jacob Elyachar Before you read the conclusion of this two-part series, please read part one: http://jakes-take.com/2012/05/11/the-10-greatest-singers-of-americas-got-talent-part-one/  Since 2006, America’s Got Talent has dominated summer … [Continue reading]

The 10 Greatest Singers of America’s Got Talent-Part One

By: Jacob Elyachar On Monday, America’s Got Talent returns for its seventh season.  It will have new graphics, relocate to New York City and have a new judge in the form of the self-proclaimed King of All Media: Howard Stern. Since the show debuted … [Continue reading]

Jacob Interviews…I Am Ocilla Author Diane M. Graham

By: Jacob Elyachar One author that avid readers will be hearing more of in the upcoming months is Diane M. Graham.     The eastern Oklahoma author recently just released her first full-length fantasy novel: I Am Ocilla.   This book focuses on the … [Continue reading]

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