Jake’s Take’s 5th Anniversary: The Top 30 Greatest Reality TV Performances of All-Time-Part Two

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Missed Part One? Click here to read it!  Here’s a little fascinating fact about the artists that are featured in part two of my Top 30 Greatest Reality TV Performances of All-Time.  I have interviewed ALL of these excellent performers! #20-Sharon Irving: “Glory” (America’s Got Talent, 2015) Sharon Irving kicks off […]

Best Albums of 2015 (So Far)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Hundreds of albums have been dropped during the first half of 2015! But, only 16 gems stood out from the crowd! In order to qualify for this list, the artists must have at least SIX quality tracks that were worthy of being downloadable. So without further ado, let the countdown begin! […]

New Music Releases of February 1, 2015

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to another exciting edition of New Music Releases! This week, I am taking a look at the latest material from Bob Dylan, a couple of fan-favorite bands and two new artists that are going to rock the music scene. Reflection by Fifth Harmony Three years ago, Fifth Harmony placed in […]

A Conversation with the Sons of Serendip

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is true privilege to welcome Sons of Serendip to Jake’s Take! Micah Christian, Cordaro Rodriguez, Kendall Ramseur and Mason Morton formed their hot quartet while pursuing graduate degrees at Boston University. While they came from different parts of the country and had different professional backgrounds, their music united them to […]

Pop, Rock and Rosie invade “AGT: Season Nine” finale

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Thousands auditioned, but only hundreds got the approval of Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Howie Mandel to go to Boot Camp. Only 48 acts survived and made to Radio City Music Hall live shows! Over the past couple of weeks, we have seen stellar performances, surprising eliminations (we wish […]

Kenichi Ebina and Taylor Williamson return to their old “AGT” stomping grounds

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com In all honesty, the competition truly began last night! There were some outstanding surprises (here’s looking at you, Cornell Bhangra and Blue Journey) and astonishing performances (great work, AcroArmy, Sons of Serendip and Wendi Liebman)! Tonight, five more acts advanced to the Semifinals! Which acts advanced? Which fan favorites were surprisingly […]

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