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DJ Rekha celebrates the birthdays of Jazzy B, Dr. Zeus, and DJ Sanj, Jay Sean, Raghav with choice selects from each artist.
The long awaited collab between crooners Jaz Dhami and Arjun does not disappoint. Producer extraordinaire Diamond wears his mixologist hat under the moniker DJ Swami, plus Nucleya and timely beatbox track in the beyond segment.
Kulwinder Billa, Parmesh Varma with Desi Crew plus double duets from Gippy Grewal and diasporic Latinx grooves.
New track by the JK and Tru-Skool plus West Coasters Seti X and Sid Sriram kick off the Beyond segment.
For over 20 years DJ Sanj has produced some of the greatest bhangra bangers of all time. Check out DJ Rekha’s favorites included some lesser known remixes in the Beyond section of the episode.
Bhangra and Beyond is a weekly music show hosted by DJ Rekha, a cultural instigator, recognized worldwide for being one of the first DJs to merge classic Bhangra sounds into the language of contemporary electronic dance music. The first 40 minutes or so of the show comprise of Bhangra tracks fast and slow, classic and new.  The of style of Bhangra, which is a form of Punjabi(a region divided by Indian and Pakistan) folk music and dance, is contemporary and produced for a global dance floor. Rekha’ shares her deep knowledge and personal connections with many of the artists featured in this segment.  After the break the remaining 20 minutes provide the listener with a deep dive in the analogue and digital creates of DJ who has spun numerous genres and venues across the globe.  Featuring South Asian leaning bass this set finds itself showcasing everything from A Tribe Called Red(mistaken Indian identity intended) to diasporic rappers over folk music, to dubstep renditions of sub-continental tropical bass. DJ Rekha is founder and resident of Basement Bhangra one NYC’s longest running dance parties which takes place the monthly the first Thursday of every month. Follow her work on www.djrekha.com

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