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This week DJ Rekha tries to balance the dominance of male vocalist by having a dedicated Miss Pooja Bhangra and Beyond set.
DJ Rekha is DJ, curator, educator, and activist.  Named ambassador of bhangra by the New York Times, she has been instrumental in placing bhangra on the map in North America. Rooted in bhangra and hip-hop her DJ sets range from Brazilian Baile Funk to Balkan Beats and everything in between. She is founder and resident of Basement Bhangra one NYC’s longest running dance parties which takes place the monthly at Le Poisson Rouge. This week kicks off with Pree Mayall who will be performing at Basement Bhangra on Nov 7th.
DJ Rekha is DJ, curator, educator, and activist. Named ambassador of bhangra by the New York Times, she has been instrumental in placing bhangra on the map in North America. Rooted in bhangra and hip-hop her DJ sets range from Brazilian Baile Funk to Balkan Beats and everything in between. She is founder and resident of Basement Bhangra one NYC’s longest running dance parties. Rekha has MIA on the brain again including a Rishi Rich remix featuring Miss Pooja. The distinctive voice of Shin of DCS serves as bookends for the bhangra set.
DJ Rekha is DJ, curator, educator, and activist. Named ambassador of bhangra by the New York Times, she has been instrumental in placing bhangra on the map in North America. Rooted in bhangra and hip-hop her DJ sets range from Brazilian Baile Funk to Balkan Beats and everything in between. She is founder and resident of Basement Bhangra one NYC’s longest running dance parties. Super Bowl inspired testosterone beginnings, this week’s bhangra set mellow out by then end. In the beyond section, Rekha revisits her favorite MIA joints.