Jews on Vinyl


chosenones_lgThe Contemporary Jewish Museum of San Francisco is celebrating its current exhibit Jews on Vinyl: And You Shall Know Us  by the Trail of Our Vinyl (at the museum through June 9) with a musical revue “you just didn’t realize you were waiting for.”

barrysistersMore on the exhibit: “What started out as a mutual affinity for kitschy Jewish album covers—think Neil Diamond baring his chest hair on the cover of Hot August Night or Barbra Streisand in hot pants on the cover of Streisand Superman–soon became a quest for identity, history, and culture between the grooves of LPs.”

Claire Caplan enjoys dotting Is and crossing Ts. She works for a public radio station in Baltimore, Maryland. More from this author →