The Rub New Year’s Eve Party

Wednesday December 10th, 2014


Now I know you haven’t made plans for New Year’s Eve yet.

You don’t have to thank me…  just go buy your tickets before they sell out!

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All R&B, All Night

Monday December 8th, 2014


Excited for another Peaches & Cream all-R&B-all-night sing along with DJ Myles & D Bully this Wednesday at the Panther Room.


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The Rub Halloween Party

Thursday October 23rd, 2014


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!

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Goapele “Hey Boy (The Rub remix)”

Thursday 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!

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Check The Tech 2

Thursday 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

Wednesday 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

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Sept Rub Radio

Wednesday October 1st, 2014

Rub Radio (September 2014) by Brooklyn Radio on Mixcloud

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Under The Boardwalk mix

Thursday 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)

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Toronto Invades The Rub

Thursday 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.

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The Rub “Bring On The Love”

Tuesday August 12th, 2014



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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