Inspired by the line-up of this year’s 5X Fest the bhangra set include new and earlier tunes by Jaz Dhami and Mickey Singh, plus classic by one of the heading banned artist. The Beyond set features all women ciphers.
Manj Musik’s long awaited album Panjabi Billboard drops with a stand out track with Kaur-B and new Garry Sandhu in the Bhangra set. Nucleya continues to elevate bass music with a collab with Raftaar and Rashmeet Kaur
DJ Rekha gives a Dr. Zeus recent history lesson in celebration of his new album that will be featured on next week’s show. In the beyond set she remembers French-Algerian superstar, Rachid Taha, and drops a new collaboration with Navv Inder and Delhi 2 Dublin.
Kazu Makino, best known as the lead singer of indie rock legends Blonde Redhead, recently released her debut solo record. In this intimate session, Kazu joins us along with Darian Thomas for a selection of stripped-down performances from the dreamy album. | watch
Pom Pom Squad is the brainchild of musical force Mia Berrin. While the band’s name and imagery might evoke something fun and light, the reality is far darker and much, much heavier. Musically and… | watch
Joe Virgillito looks at prediction markets and their relationship to elections. Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay on new movie Birds of Prey.’ Plus a preview of Pom Pom Squad’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session.