Category: The Rub Radio

Under The Boardwalk mix

August 28th, 2014

Under Boardwalk

We’ve got a brand new mix of classic soul to hold you down over the long weekend and ease the pain of the end of summer! Stream and download it over at BrooklynRadio. It goes like this:

The Drifters – Under the Boardwalk (1964)
The Shirelles – Will You Love Me Tomorrow (1960)
James Brown – Try Me (1959)
Dion – Runaround Sue (1961)
Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers – Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1955)
Franki Valli and the Four Seasons – Beggin (1967)
The Supremes – You Keep Me Hangin On (1966)
Fontella Bass – Rescue Me (1965)
Martha Reeves and the Vandellas – Jimmy Mack (1967)
The Del-Vikings – Come Go With Me (1961)
Brenton Wood – Gimme Little Sign (1967)
The Spinners – It’s A Shame (1964)
Sam & Dave – Hold On, I’m Coming (1966)
The Supremes – You Can’t Hurry Love (1966)
Gloria Jones – Tainted Love (1965)
The Contours – Do You Love Me (1962)
Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher (1967)
Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay (1968)

SeratoCast #6

July 14th, 2014

SeratoCast Mix 6 – The Rub by Serato on Mixcloud

Our friends at Serato asked us to rock volume 6 of their new Seratocast series. We kept it in the vein of our monthly Rub Radio mix, with new music from every corner of our crates, plus we debuted our new single, which comes out in August. Given all the twists and turns, we think it flows remarkably well. Big shout to Prince Rakeem for providing the intro material.

The Rub – We Invented Serato (feat. RZA)
Cam’ron & A-Trak – Dipshits
Grandtheft & Keys N Krates – Keep It 100
Popcaan – Hustle (feat. Pusha T)
T.I. – Turn It
Lstreetz – Informants
RL Grime & What So Not – Tell Me
Trippy Turtle – Trippy’s Theme
James Nasty feat. Pork Chop – Do It (Tittsworth Remix)
A-Trak + Milo & Otis feat. Rich Kidz – Out The Speakers (Caked Up Remix)
Sub Focus – Close (Grandtheft Remix)
Spankrock – Gully
Nadastrom – Fallen Down (Justin Martin Remix)
La Roux – Let Me Down Gently (Playless Remix)
The Rub feat. Tatiana Owens – Bring On The Love (Freestyle Mix)
Jim-E Stack – Reassuring
Smalltown DJs – See Thru (The Slow Waves Remix)
FKA twigs – Two Weeks
Lana Del Rey – Pretty When You Cry
Prince – Diamonds and Pearls

June 30th, 2014

It might be a month old, but it’s still good!

Rub Radio (May 2014) by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

Rub mix for D.A.D.

April 25th, 2014

The good folks at Do Androids Dance let us take over the turntables for the latest episode of their terrific mix series! Here are our favorite new house, disco, UK garage, trap and twerk records, bookended by a couple of classics by Frankie Knuckles (R.I.P.). Tracklist at Do Androids Dance or after the jump.

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The Rub x Thump – Luv U Better

February 20th, 2014

Another Valentine’s Day has come and gone, and with it another tide of randy, amorous DJ mixes cleverly hoping to capitalize on the trending topic and incite libidos around the world. Well, you can forget about all those cheesy basslines and sultry vocals, because we have an R&B mix to end all R&B mixes. The Rub has carefully assembled Luv U Better, an hour-long set, jam-packed with early 2000s R&B joints from top-shelf vibe dealers like Brandy, Ashanti, R. Kelly, and Aaliyah, which you can stream above.

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Nina Sky – Intro
Brandy – What About Us
Ashanti – Only You
Cassie – Long Way 2 Go
Kelis – Caught Out There
Rell – It’s Obvious feat. Jay-Z
Joe – Stutter (Double Take Remix) feat. Mystikal
SWV – Can We (Get Freaky Tonight) feat. Missy Elliot
Aaliyah – Come Back In One Piece feat. DMX
Keyshia Cole – I Changed My Mind
Faith Evans – You Gets No Love
Ryan Leslie – Just Right feat. Snoop Dogg
Mary J Blige – Back 2 Life 2000 feat. Jadakiss
Mariah Carey – Heartbreaker Remix feat. Da Brat & Missy Elliot
Joe – Ride With U feat. G-Unit
Babyface – There She Goes
Faith Evans – Burnin Up (Just Blaze Remix) feat. Freeway
New Edition – Hot 2 Nite
Jaheim – Just in Case
Mario – Let Me Love You
Musiq Soulchild – Just Friends (Sunny)
Raphael Saadiq – Still Ray
Lauryn Hill – Ex Factor
R-Kelly – When A Woman’s Fed Up
Jaheim – Could It Be
D’Angelo – Untitled (How Does It Feel)

Rub Radio Oct 2013

November 5th, 2013

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Tracklist:

Cam’ron – Golden Friends
Rick Ross, French Montana & Meek Mill – Bout That Life
Pusha T – No Regrets ft. Jeezy & Kevin Cossom
Louis Futon – Plasticccc
PCC – Do It All (Stick Em)
Yo Gotti – Fuck You ft. Meek Mill
2 Chainz – Used 2
Johnny Cinco – Wrong Nigga Money
Pusha T – Who I Am feat. 2 Chainz & Big Sean
Danny Brown – 25 Bucks
Anna Lunoe – Breathe
Wale – Lovehate Thing (Sammy Bananas Remix)
DJ Class – Tear Da Club Up (Bumen System Remix)
Canblaster – Presents ft. Para One (Edit)
Tittsworth – African Drake
Lil Silva – Salient Sarah ft. Sampha

new Sept Rub Radio

September 25th, 2013

Bang!

Rub Radio – September 2013 by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

new July Rub mix

July 21st, 2013

Brand new Rub Radio to get everyone in the mood for our 11th birthday with DJ Riz, Myles, and Lindsey on Saturday, July 27th!

Rub Radio – July 2013 by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

Rub May mix

May 24th, 2013

We’ve got a brand new episode of Rub Radio to get you ready for Saturday. Check it in the Mixcloud player below or head on over to Brooklyn Radio if you want to download it. The big news here is that Ayres & I are releasing our first ever Rub EP on June 11th, and this Rub Radio is the world premier of “Dutty Gyal” with Natalie Storm! *cue airhorns*

Rub Radio – May 2013 by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

Tracklist:
The Rub – Dutty Gal (featuring Natalie Storm)
Douster – Wine (featuring Cee Gee)
Major Lazer – Bubble Butt (featuring Bruno Mars, Tyga & Mystic)
B.o.B. – Headband (featuring 2 Chainz)
TWRK – Living Room (featuring Dan Gerous)
Juicy J – Show Out (remix) feat. Pimp. C, Riff Raff, Young Jeezy & T.I.
Busta Rhymes – Shake It (featuring Future & Trey Songz)
Flosstradamus – A**quake
Disclosure – You & Me (featuring Eliza Doolittle) Baauer Remix
Katy B – What Love Is Made Of
Gorgon City – Intentions (featuring Clean Bandit)
Duke Dumont – Need U (100%) featuring A*M*E (Skreamix)
Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines (featuring T.I. & Pharrell)
Marvin Gaye – Got To Give It Up
Chris Brown – Fine China
Talib Kweli – Come Here (featuring Miguel)
Daft Punk – Fragments of Time (featuring Todd Edwards)

April Rub Radio

April 24th, 2013

In addition to gearing up for this month’s regularly schedule Rub (with our buddy Boogie Blind), we’re previewing one of the songs from the soon-to-drop Rub EP on this months episode of Rub Radio.  Check it over at Brooklyn Radio or in the Mixcloud player down below!

Rub Radio – April 2013 by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

The Rub featuring Tatiana Owens & Bigg Base – Black & White
Drake – 5 AM in Toronto
Rustie – Triadzz
XXXChange – PWNY
Lil Wayne – Days and Days (ft. 2 Chainz)
Big Sean – Switch Up (ft. Common)
Problem & IamSu! – I Get Bitches (ft. Bad Lucc & P-Lo)
Dorrough Music – After Party
Smalltown DJs & Grandtheft – Get Based
Major Lazer – Bumaye (ft. Busy Signal, Flexican & FS Green)
So Shifty – Wicked Inna Dancehall
Mendez – La Cancha
Africanism vs Exile One – Viel ou La (Disgraceland Edit)
Justin Timberlake – Let The Groove Get In (Sammy Bananas Bootleg)
Daft Punk – Get Lucky (ft. Pharrell & Nile Rodgers)
Eli Escobar – Somebody To Love Me (ft. Nomi Ruiz)
Jonas Rathsman – Bringing You Down
James Blake – Retrograde