Category: The Rub

The Rub Halloween Party

October 23rd, 2014

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We’re celebrating on the early side this year with our homegirls Lindsey and Jubille
and our main man Prince Klassen.

Doors swing open at 10pm and you should definitely be there early.
$10 before midnight and $15 after.
Costumes aren’t mandatory, but having fun is!

Goapele “Hey Boy (The Rub remix)”

October 23rd, 2014

Super excited to drop this disco-y remix The Rub just did for Goapele’s new single. You can stream and download it over at Soundcloud. And go buy “Strong As Glass”, Goapele’s new album, on iTunes!

Check The Tech 2

October 23rd, 2014

The Rub x Brian Coleman – Check The Technique 2

A brand new mixtape for hip-hop junkies selected from Brian Coleman’s new book, “Check The Technique Volume 2″. An ornate jigsaw puzzle of classic hip-hop records mixed with the original samples: 80s, 90s, 00s raps from 3rd Bass, The Coup, Gravediggaz, The Beatnuts, Kool G Rap, Dr. Octagon, Black Star and many more.

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Tracklist (after the jump)

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The Rub at Freedom

October 1st, 2014

The Rub will be taking over the basement of Santos Party House for the Freedom Party on October 10th! Will be a night to remember. Come through and mention The Rub at the door!

The Rub at Freedom

Sept Rub Radio

October 1st, 2014

Rub Radio (September 2014) by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

Under The Boardwalk mix

August 28th, 2014

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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)

Toronto Invades The Rub

August 28th, 2014

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We’ve got Toronto invading the house this Saturday, with special guests Skratch Bastid, Big Jacks & Royale.  10pm-4am, $10 before midnight / $15 after.  As always, come EARLY to avoid what’s sure to be a crazy line.

The Rub “Bring On The Love”

August 12th, 2014

 

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OUT NOW! The Rub featuring Tatiana Owens “Bring On The Love”

1. Disco Mix – free download at The Fader
2. Freestyle Mix
3. Nick Catchdubs Remix

iTunes / Beatport / Amazon

Credits: All production and instrumentation by The Rub. Guitar on Disco Mix by Mark Tewarson. Photo by Kenny Rodriguez. Artwork by Vytis Gruzdys aka Boyfriend.

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The Rub 12 Year Anniversary

July 22nd, 2014

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The Rub will be 12 years old this Saturday!  Come party with us before our voice starts to crack and we start growing weird hair down there. We’re going to have a big prom photo booth thing (for free!) and we’ll be joined by a couple of our oldest friends who have been with The Rub since the very beginning, Chances With Wolves, plus Prince Klassen!

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