30.12.2010 23.Tevet, 5771
Singer-songwriter Asaf Avidan and his band The Mojos are performing their new album in concert with a full orchestra at the Tel Aviv Opera House.
Asaf Avidan never aspired to be a musician, but four years ago he picked up his guitar and began writing songs, and it didn’t take long for him to rise through the ranks and find a place among Israel’s leading modern musicians. Perhaps this shouldn’t be a surprise. With a background in cinema and animation, Avidan was already an artist of varied perspectives.
As I approach his Tel Aviv apartment, I can hear his signature rock-star voice even before entering the building. In his living room, a page of his lyrics glows on an open laptop. A guitar leans against the wall. It seems the music never stops….