Shalom Life | September 30, 2014

Surprising Phish Fans: Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez

Hollywood’s favorite young couple rocked out at a Long Beach Phish concert

By: Ashley Baylen

Published: August 17th, 2012 in Culture » Music » News

Surprising Phish Fans: Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez

Cult-favorite band, Phish, can add two more fans to their list of millions; teen heartthrobs Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez.

Phish performed in Long Beach Arena on Wednesday evening to an audience of screaming fans. Among them were Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, and Canadian-born musical director, Dan Kanter.

Dan Kanter, Justin Bieber’s musical director and guitarist, has been a huge Phish fan his entire life. According to The Hollywood Reporter, he has been trying to get Bieber out to one of their shows for some quite some time.

Bieber, Gomez, Kanter, and the rest of Bieber’s crew went backstage after Phish’s first set to meet the band and their family members. Once the second set started, the cute couple threw glow sticks out to fans in the audience.

Kanter, currently pursuing a Masters in Musicology at York University, has written several papers examining the music and social impact of Bob Dylan. Not a bad role model for Bieber to have around.

‘The Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers in ‘Jewish Heaven’ ‘The Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers in ‘Jewish Heaven’ TrendingAdam Levine is Covered With Cow Blood in New Creepy Music Video [VIDEO] Adam Levine is Covered With Cow Blood in New Creepy Music Video [VIDEO] TrendingAdam Lambert and Queen Announce U.K Arena Tour Adam Lambert and Queen Announce U.K Arena Tour Trending
 

Israeli Teacher Arrested for Affiliation to ISIS

September 29, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
Israeli Teacher Arrested for Affiliation to ISIS

The teacher was recently in Jordan, from which he brought back several materials connecting him to the Islamic State

Read More

Swedish Scientists Are Hiding Bob Dylan Lyrics in Scholarly Papers

September 29, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Swedish Scientists Are Hiding Bob Dylan Lyrics in Scholarly Papers

For almost 20 years, John Jundberg and Eddie Weitzberg have been competing to see who can hide more Dylan lyrics.

Read More

Netflix Releases Chelsea Handler Comedy Special Sneak Peek [VIDEO]

September 29, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Netflix Releases Chelsea Handler Comedy Special Sneak Peek [VIDEO]

'Uganda Be Kidding Me' Premieres on October 10th exclusively through Netflix.

Read More

‘The Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers in ‘Jewish Heaven’

September 29, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
‘The Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers in ‘Jewish Heaven’

The legendary comedian was added into the Season 26 premiere at last minute.

Read More

Adam Levine is Covered With Cow Blood in New Creepy Music Video [VIDEO]

September 29, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Adam Levine is Covered With Cow Blood in New Creepy Music Video [VIDEO]

The Maroon 5 front man is joined by wife and model, Behati Prinsloo

Read More

Adam Lambert and Queen Announce U.K Arena Tour

September 29, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Adam Lambert and Queen Announce U.K Arena Tour

The former 'American Idol' star will join Queen for a 2015 European tour

Read More

Liverpool FC Delete Rosh Hashanah Tweet After anti-Semitic Uproar

September 29, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
Liverpool FC Delete Rosh Hashanah Tweet After anti-Semitic Uproar

The British soccer club deleted their holiday message to the dismay of some Jewish community leaders who believe they were "caving in to anti-Semitism"

Read More

Netanyahu Meets Beyoncé in New J Street Campaign

September 29, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
Netanyahu Meets Beyoncé in New J Street Campaign

"If you like it then you should put a border on it" says J Street with new #Bibiyonce campaign

Read More

More Headlines