April 2019 Flyer



Saturday, April 27
The Rub
DJ Eleven & DJ Ayres
w/ Special Guests: The Whooligan, DJ Bianca & DJ Brendan
Doors by Rahnon
The Bell House
149 7th Street, BK, NY
$15 advance tickets available now!

ADVANCE TICKETS HERE!


March 2019 Photos



Our March 2019 pictures from The Rub are up on our Facebook! All by Kenny Rodriguez.

To see the rest of Kenny Rodriguez’s photos from The Rub March 2019 party, visit our Facebook page.


March 2019 Flyer



Saturday, March 30
The Rub
DJ Eleven & DJ Ayres
w/ Special Guests: Uproot Andy & DJ Wonder
Doors by Rahnon
The Bell House
149 7th Street, BK, NY
$15 advance tickets available now!

TICKETS HERE


3.30 – Skip-the-line Tickets



We’ve got 50 more skip-the-line tickets available now for tomorrow night’s party at The Bell House. $15 (all in…no fees) jumps you right past the line and straight through the door to the festivities. If you can’t get any of these tickets in time, don’t worry…there should be plenty of tickets at the door. Special guests this month are DJ Wonder & Uproot Andy. We hope to see you all tomorrow night!

Go to The Rub FB Page for TICKETS!!!


2019 Playlist



New music hand picked by The Rub!


History of Hip Hop 2013



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Love Rap Live Mix



Recorded live at House of Wax in Downtown Brooklyn, Love Rap is over two and a half hours of hip-hop love songs. From LL Cool J “I Need Love” (1987) to SZA & Travis Scott “Love Galore” (2017), this is the very best of rap romance and sexual braggadocio.

Tracklist:

J-88 – Look Of Love (Excel Sample Edit)
Mary J. Blige – I Love You (Remix ft. Smif N Wessun)
Big Daddy Kane – Smooth Operator
2Pac – Do For Love
Apache – Gangsta Bitch
A Tribe Called Quest – Electric Relaxation
Common Sense – I Used to Love Her
Young Gunnaz – No Better Love
Shyne – Bonnie & Shyne (ft. Barrington Levy)
G-Unit – I Wanna Get To Know You
Eric B. & Rakim – Mahogany
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January 2019 Photos



Our January 2019 pictures from The Rub are up on our Facebook! All by Sho Shots.

To see the rest of ’s photos from The Rub January 2019 party, visit our Facebook page.


Feb 2019 Flyer



This month, The Rub is hitting you from every angle! MoreSoupPlease is making his Rub debut, joining DJ Eleven and Kevlove in the big room. Expect everything from Jay-Z to J Dilla to J Balvin! And Jubilee makes her return to The Rub, spinning B2B with DJ Ayres in the Frontier room!

Saturday, February 23
The Rub
DJ Eleven & DJ Ayres
w/ Special Guests: Kevlove, Jubilee & MoreSoupPlease
Doors by Rahnon
The Bell House
149 7th Street, BK, NY
$15 advance tickets available now!

TICKETS HERE


There’s an argument to be made that 2012 was one of the greatest years in hip-hop. The Rub’s History of Hip Hop 2012 mix argues the case forcefully, with wall to wall bangers in a plethora of regional styles.

LA’s DJ Mustard produced approximately 99.9% of the songs on hip-hop & R&B radio, and Kendrick Lamar dropped a masterpiece of an LP. Future, Macklemore, and Trinidad James blew up, Big Sean, Meek Mill and 2 Chainz had monster radio records, and Kanye’s G.O.O.D. music compilation kept him on the airwaves (alongside Jay-Z and Pusha T). NOLA bounce saw a big resurgence: Nicky Da B went from local artist to international sensation with “Express Yourself,” and the “Triggaman” beat found its way into big club singles by T.I. & Lil Wayne, Trina and Meek Mill among others. ATL-style hip-hop trap and EDM-style trap began to play nice together, and DJs like Bauuer, Diplo, Lunice & Hudson Mohawke, RL Grime and Cashmere Cat all had big hybrid hip-hop-R&B-EDM-trap records. The Bay area scene also produced a bunch of hits, especially HBK Gang. Throw in a NY renaissance – French Montana, Nicki Minaj, ASAP Mob, Action Bronson, El-P, etc – and you’ve got yourself a banner year for hip-hop.

Listen to all of 33 of The Rub’s History mixes, from 1979 to 2012, at http://www.itstherub.com/category/history-of-hip-hop/.

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