SOBO is an International rock-n-blues band integrating American, Russian and Middle Eastern influences. Based in the Holy City of Jerusalem, SOBO has an International Message of Freedom. SOBO is legendary in Israel for its powerful and energetic mix of blues, rock, R&B and funk coupled with a unique sound of slide guita. It was SOB’s inspired blues jams and intense funk rhythms that helped found the still-growing Israeli blues scene. The band performed at venues all through Israel and the Netherlands during the 90s, and recorded their first album in 1998, which was received very positively in Israel.In early 2017 SOBO re scheduled to release their fourth album and have a US mini tour planned around there IBC participation as well. SOBO has shared the stage with Gov't Mul, Anna Popovi, John Lee Hooker J., Oli Brow, JC Smit, Alvon Johnson, Robert Lighthouse, andye Kane & Laura Chave, Lil Jimmy Reed, Sharon Lewis, Sergey Voronov, Blues Compan and many other great blues players.