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Any music lover in New York with a general curiosity for up-in-coming international music and care to share the same space with legendary performers will have passed through SOBs at some point. This historical venue has been standing strong for 29 years now has the longest running Brazilian music series in New York, which started the year that SOBs was founded in 1982. Larry Gold, the founder of SOBs has created a uniquely home-like atmosphere for live music, where the best Brazilian, Latin, Jazz, R&B, Soul and hip-hop acts have played since their humble beginnings.

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The elegance strings add to popular music is arguably validation of the sonic importance of a record, at least in soul music. One of the most important unspoken rules is that the presence of strings can usually be counted on as an indicator of a serious vocal talent. Especially as budgets shrank and beat machines became the default, it was less likely that a record label would even think of calling in the musicians for someone who did not make a career habit of bringing the house down.