Herod’s Pub

Pop Up Bar in the Citadel Moat

July 15-19, 2019

There is no better way to beat the summer heat than to sit and drink in the cool evening breeze of the Old City. Herod’s Pub – a festival of music and food against the magical backdrop of the Citadel Moat. Sponsored in conjunction with the Jerusalem Foundation.

Hadir – the Bar at Hansen – has put together tastes and vibe for one week at the Tower of David with a special menu especially for the festival.

Hours: Monday – Thursday from 7:30 pm – 1:00 am; Friday from 11:00 am

Free entrance – based on availability


Monday, July 15, 2019

9:00 pm Source to Space

Sufi Ninja & Bashar (Elyasaf Bashari and Itzhak Ventura)

From Source to Space. Psychedelic party, original music from the near past to the distant future. Arabic maqam, electric oud, Persian ney and bass.

DJ – Noa Brodezky

Noa succeeds in combining sounds from Africa and the Balkans, Arabic music, Hip-hop, Disco, Punk with a hint of familiar electronic music in order to provide a rich, musical journey.


Tuesday, July 16, 2019

9:00 pm Liquid Saloon

Liquid Saloon is a super group consisting of Amir Bresler on the drums (Avishai Cohen, Kutiman orchestra), Sefi Zisling on the trumpet (Funk’n’stein, The Ramirez brothers) and Nomok on keyboards (Gili Yalo, A-WA). In conjunction with elements of African music and jazz, the ensemble completes their first album. For the live version of the ensemble, we present Elyasaf Bashari on bass and Roi Avivi on guitar, and together they play different adaptations and interpretations of selections from their album, merging African rhythms and psychedelic jazz.

DJ – Gura-G

Gura-G, Shira Even, local DJ from the Techno-Darom which flourishes in the desert dust. She will take us on a tour around the world through different languages and beats, with an oriental, Jerusalem touch which will cause your hips to move.


Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The Pub welcomes OVERALL – Festival of Fashion / Abu Disco (music tracks)

Abu Disco – Yoav Saar and Atar Mayer, together have selected their most danceable/exotic music for a continuous beat which will not allow you to stay still.


Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Pub welcomes OVERALL – Festival of Fashion / Radio Trip (music tracks)

Two collectors of records and music aficionados – Ofer Tal and Ori Wertheim, founders of The Apples, will play vintage, psychedelic groove from the streets of the world.


Friday, July 19, 2019

1:00 pm Festive Finale – Shai Tsabari trio

Shai Tzabari in a beloved ensemble with a powerful rhythmic pair – Nir Mantzur on drums and keyboard and Hod Moshonov on keyboard. Powerful performance full of groove featuring Shai’s songs and new adaptations of songs from the album “Shacharit”, in addition to unreleased songs which Shai has performed in other venues. The format of the trio showcases Shai’s one-of-a-kind voice at the center while leaving space for improvisation and, of course, a strong groove.

DJ Baba Guzamba

Darbukas, hip-hop, crazy baselines, something between a trip to the Amazonian jungle and a nighttime stroll in Delhi, with a stop in between in the Bronx. Around the world with drums.