Find Out How Win Tickets To See KRS-ONE At SOB’s In NY


On Thursday August 15th, the legendary hip-hop pioneer, KRS-One will be hitting that SOB’s stage to perform some of his classic cuts as well as some of his new material from his latest album, Never Forget, which is available now. Doors will open at 8PM and and the show is set to start at 9:30PM. […]

Photo Recap: Nu-Hop Presents “Brooklyn’s Finest” at SOBs

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Spreading Love The Brooklyn Way… Last night The Source team attended SOBs in support of the “Nu-Hop Presents Brooklyn’s Finest” concert series. The venue was flooded with positive energy as artist from all sections of Brooklyn united to show love amongst one another. Brooklyn, known as one of the toughest boroughs, brought out underground and notable talents such as PUSH, Danse of Brooklyn […]

Nu-Hop Concert Series Presents “Brooklyn’s Finest” + Cyhper

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Tonight, Wednesday, July 31st, Nu-Hop will be at SOBs! This month, the borough of Brooklyn is  the focus. Push!, Maffew Ragazino Sr., Wink Loc, Danse, Kris Kasanova & more will be hitting the stage. The event is hosted by DJ Du Love while the music is by DJ Focus. Doors open at 8:00 pm. The […]

Recap: Chance The Rapper At SOB’s In New York City

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Chicago’s ROY takes New York. At 11:07pm, on June 20th, a packed house at SOB’s in New York City patiently, but anxiously awaited the arrival of rap’s newest Simba. The diverse crowd, which waited in angst as opening act after opening act, including performances the lyrically potent Add-2, Dunston & Torae, helped to build anticipation […]

Recap: Cam’ron Makes A Rare Performance At SOB’s NY

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Last night at a sold out SOB’s, Cam’ron, founder of The Diplomats, made a rare performance in his hometown of NY. Cam was greeted to a jam packed audience and surprise visits by some of New York’s elite. Killa Cam, sporting a “Harlem Representative” shirt, Raiders leather snapback and some diamond encrusted shades to go […]

Recap: The New Harlem At SOBs

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Last night at the legendary SOB’s the Nu-Hop Concert Series presented The New Harlem showcase, which featured some the brightest and most talented up and coming artist from Harlem. The event was hosted by Wayno from Cool Mentality and our homie Puma from VH1’s Black Ink Crew. As always you can expect big names to […]

ScHoolboy Q Shuts Down NYC Twice In One Night

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For the past couple months, Top Dawg Entertainment’s front runner, Kendrick Lamar, has been touring and selling out double header shows and as the man next in line for the limelight it was ScHoolboy Q’s turn last night to do the same. With tickets on sale for only a couple weeks, with two shows to […]

The Source & S.O.B’s SXSW Showcase Proves To Be A Major Hit

Austin, Texas. Last night The Source Magazine and S.O.B.’s produced their second showcase of the night with some help from 20 Grand Vodka, Creative Recreation and Hoodie Buddie. It went down last night at Club 119 in Downtown, Austin with a slew of surprise performances. With Low-Key on the mic as the master of ceremonies […]

The Source x SOBs Announce #SXSW Showcase Featuring @SchoolboyQ & @AbDashSoul

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The Source and S.O.B’s Host Explosive SXSW Showcase Advertisement   AUSTIN, Texas — March [13], 2013 – The Source Magazine and S.O.B.’s, are teaming up during SXSW’s music week to host one explosive stage featuring headliners Ab-Soul and ScHoolBoy Q plus supporting acts in Wyclef, Young Scooter, Bishop Nehru and a slew of BIG surpass guests. During the […]

Curren$y Rocks The Stage At A Sold Out S.O.B.’S

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The anticipation was already high (literally) when a crowded line began spilling into S.O.B’s to see the young spitta, Curren$y. The crowd filled up the famous Hip-Hop venue and it didn’t take long to make it a packed house. Jack Thriller hosted the event and began the show giving some audience members a chance to […]

S.O.B.s Celebrates Its 30 Year Anniversary This Month

Legendary music venue S.O.B.’s celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, and there’s been a host of Hip-Hop shows, including a lot of newer artists, to help keep the momentum going. Last night, Atlantic’s new femcee Brianna did her thing on stage and earlier this week, Chicago’s Chief Keef sold out the event. Last week, L.A.-based […]

Ab-Soul Makes Headlining Debut In NYC

Ab-Soul has made numerous trips to NYC in support of his fellow Black Hippy members. Last night the TDE artist stepped on S.O.B.’s stage for the fist time as a headliner in the mecca of Hip-Hop. Opening acts included, Bleu Friday, Unsigned Hype alumni Mike Jagger, Kris Kasanova and Brooklyn’s own Pro.Era.  Advertisement Nearly napping […]

SpaceGhostPurrp Brings The Phonk To NYC

A Klan of fans braved a few hours of pouring rain outside S.O.B.’s last night to witness the phonk of, SpaceGhostPurrp.  Opening the show was Despot who handled a bit of a rowdy soaked crowd. With command of fun quirky lyrics mixed with straight forward bars took the anxiousness out of the crowd. To close […]

NYC! Win Tickets To See YG Tonight Live

The Source is giving away two pairs of tickets for Def Jam’s YG and his NYC show at S.o.B’s tonight.   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement The contest will not run for too long so take every opportunity you can Here’s how to win: 1) “Like” The Source Magazine on Facebook —->  http://on.fb.me/IQjpJw           […]

Video: Obie Trice Celebrates ‘Bottoms Up’ Release

  Advertisement Obie Trice’s Bottoms Up release party featured a more intimate set up at NYC’s S.O.B.’s. With Statik Selektah on the ones and twos Obie opted to bounce between old Obie and newer Obie, at the end of the day it’s still Obie. Those who are more familiar with his older material were treated […]

Kanye & Big Sean Join 2 Chainz On Stage At SXSW

  2 Chainz has been killing it as of late (just read his Source cover story). Last night at SXSW Mr. Spend It took the stage at S.o.B.’s 30th Anniversary concert held at Austin’s Belmont nightclub. The crowd was in for a surprise as the trio who I like to call Team Louis Vutton had the […]

The-Dream Returns To The Stage, Calls Out New R&B Acts

The-Dream returned to the stage after nearly a two-year absence. The singer took a moment to remind us his talent and those of who he may have opened doors for. “I haven’t done a show in close to two years. And ever since then, there’s like, four niggas that sound like me now. I’m just being […]