about

MC Rebbe The Rapping Rabbi, is an award winning stand-up comedian, rapper, musician, DJ, VJ, journalist, television presenter, producer and remixer, but above all, MC Rebbe is a Jew!

As a comedian MC Rebbe has been proclaimed “A Woody Allen from Edgware,” Independent, “The Woody Allen of Edgware,” Guardian, “A phenomenon in entertainment,” James Whale,“Hysterically Hilarious,” Stage, “God’s comedian,” BBC GLR and “A cross between Jackie Mason, Mel Brooks and Woody Allen, with a bit of Lenny Bruce’s sharp tongue thrown in,”Jewish Gazette.

MC Rebbe has written, directed and performed sell-out one man comedy shows at four successive Edinburgh Festivals, two successive Glastonbury Festivals, has performed extensively on the British comedy circuit and has hosted his own regular Jewish comedy club, ‘From The Ghetto’. By personal invitation, MC Rebbe recently toured The US with comic legend Jackie Mason.

MC Rebbe’s now legendary dance music performances at underground clubs in London & Amsterdam have resulted in he and his ‘Kosher House’ music being proclaimed “A disco sensation,”Evening Standard and “More kickin’ than karate,” Mixmag.

MC Rebbe was the first VJ (video jockey) to appear regularly on British network television (on ITV’s ‘The Little Picture Show’). As a DJ, his award winning ‘New Romantic’ revival club night ‘Pretension‘ (which he also promoted & hosted) was directly responsible for the 80’s revival…so now you know who to blame!

As a journalist, MC Rebbe has written a regular gossip column for leading industry publication The Stage & Television Todayand a regular music technology column for dance music bible Mixmag.

Notable personal appearances have included the celebrity launch of an anti-racism music album at The House of Commons and appearances as a panellist at various top level music industry events including ‘In The City’. MC Rebbe has also appeared extensively on British network television and BBC network radio and has even been seen on The Simpsons.

When not performing, writing or broadcasting, MC Rebbe can be found on the club scene as a DJ, playing his unique mix of late 70’s & early 80’s dance orientated electronica, as a VJ providing cutting edge visuals for events and in the studio, producing and remixing tracks.