The Road to Europa: The Cover

It looks a little spooky, like it might belong in a horror flick but there’s definitely a story behind the choice of photograph for the cover of KlezFactor’s new album, Europa, and it’s a little bit like the band’s music: Read More …

Europa Drops July 5!

It’s almost here! Europa’s CD release concert is coming to Toronto in less than two weeks! Between now and then, we’re going to share some stories and behind-the-scenes tidbits about the process with you, so stay tuned! KlezFactor’s Toronto lineup Read More …

The Return to the 120 Diner

  KlezFactor is gearing up for the release of Europa and we’re warming up for our just-confirmed CD release show (more on this soon) with a return engagement to the 120 Diner! Come on out on Tuesday, June 21 at Read More …

Mike Anklewicz/Brian Katz Trio

  Greetings, folks! After the first really nice weekend in Toronto, it feels like we’re really getting into the swing of things. There are so many updates about KlezFactor, the Europa CD, and my participation in Klezmer in Toronto coming Read More …

Pitching In To Help Syrian Refugees

KlezFactor is very proud to announce that we’re going to be performing on Friday night (February 26) for the Oraynu Congregation’s “Soup It Up for Syria” fundraiser. We’re going to playing a little more of a Middle-Eastern set with Mike Read More …

New Audio Clip! Live from Prague!

This post is coming a little late thanks to having to fix some behind-the-scenes issues here at KlezFactor.com. Now that that’s taken care of, we can bring you, all of our fans, our latest clip that we’ve posted online! It’s Read More …

KlezFactor Returns to Toronto!

It’s difficult to write a self-promotional blog post in the wake of the violent attacks recently around the world. Having spent some of our summer in Turkey, it’s heartbreaking to see the ongoing factional violence between the Turkish government and Read More …

Waltz for Ronit

It dawned on me that we haven’t uploaded a video of Waltz for Ronit . . . ever. Of KlezFactor’s growing repertoire, Waltz for Ronit is almost always among the ones that people find the most memorable. Its melody is Read More …