• Hanukkah gets bluegrass touch thanks to Nefesh Mountain magic

    6 days ago - By Boston Herald

    Nefesh Mountain opens its new album with a slow, nuanced duet between band founders and married couple Doni Zasloff and Eric Lindberg. The pair harmonize with seasoned perfection, Zasloff adds a jazz-inflected bluegrass solo on his acoustic guitar, other string instruments join the gentle jam. By now, Americana fans have come to expect this kind of magic from Nefesh Mountain.
    But the lyrics bring a surprise. The tune is titled “Hanukkah's Flame,” and it leads off “Live From Levon Helm Studios: A Hanukkah Holiday Concert.”
    “There are people who are purists who want bluegrass to stay a...
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