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Jewish MC rocks the mike and keeps it kosher

Matisyahu has Orthodox approach to reggae

By Joan Anderman
Globe Staff / June 20, 2004

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Forgive Matisyahu if he doesn't make eye contact onstage. The 24-year-old beatboxer and MC doesn't wear his glasses when he performs because odds are good that a number of women won't be dressed modestly, and Matisyahu -- a Hasidic Jew who has spent the last two years living and studying in a Crown Heights, N.Y., yeshiva -- is determined to ... (Full Article: 1183 Words)

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