Thick beards, tie dye, head wraps, and dreadlocks (long, rope-like hair).
Reggae is celebratory Jamaican folk music featuring syncopated rhythms and hypnotic bass lines. May spur skank stepping and cries of "Jah! Rastafari."
Praises Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia, as the messiah. Adheres to ancient Torah texts. Ganja is a sacrament.
Ital allows for only organically grown fruits, vegetables, and grains and prohibits meat and milk, as well as salt and alcohol.
Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer, and the Honorable Robert Nesta Marley.
Capleton, the conscious dancehall toaster.
Thick beards, black coats, yarmulke, and payis (long, curly sideburns).
Klezmer is celebratory Eastern European folk music featuring instruments like clarinet, flute, and violin. May incite frenzied circle dancing and rabid clapping.
Praises the one true God through rigorous study of ancient Torah texts. Restricts interaction between men and women. Wine is a sacrament.
Kashrut allows only humanely slaughtered animals, separates dairy and meat products, and prohibits "animals with a non-cloven hoof" like pigs and camels.
Heard of Naftule Brandwein, the "King of Yiddish Clarinet"? Neither have we.
Matisyahu, the Hasidic reggae superstar.