Barbara Sobel Biography
Barbara Sobel began in the music business in the 1980s, publishing fan newsletters for some of the most popular groups of that era. Her love of music evolved into running fan forums for bands both domestically and internationally.
Sobel Nation Radio located at www.sobelnationradio.fm housing three stations Sobel Nation Radio plays Mainstream and Indie Dance Music, Sobel Promotions Station playing only music from within the Sobel Promotions family and Sobel Classics which plays the best classic Dance Music.
Dance World Radio (www.danceworldradio.fm), consisting of Dance World Radio playing Mainstream and Indie Dance Artists, and House World Radio
Rainbow Radio (www.rainbowradio.fm) is the first free 24/7 News, Entertainment and Talk station for the LGBT community and it’s allies.
80’s Music Lives (www.80smusic.lives.com) is the station where the spirit of the 80’s Lives On!
In 2010, Barbara started Sobel Nation Records which had releases from artists such as StoneBridge, Steve Etherington, Rosie Romero, Martin Degville, Tight Fit, Phillip Ramirez, ISSA and others. Sobel Nation Records is available on Beatport https://www.beatport.com/label/sobel-nation-records/72108
In 2014 Barbara starting booking her acts at different clubs throughout the New York Area and arranged for radio and print interviews for her artists.
I believe music is so important in people lives. Music is one of the ways we make sense of our lives, one of the ways in which we express feelings when we have no words, a way for us to understand things with our hearts when we cannot with our minds.