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Rachid Taha
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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.
Hop on the Worldwide Hour and hear music from William Onyeabor, Amadou & Mariam, Manu Dibango, The Very Best, and Oumou Sangare.
Hop on the Worldwide Hour with DJ Wynn and hear music from around the world featuring Manu Dibango, Gipsy Kings, Peter King, and Helado Negro.
Hop on the Wolrdwide Hour and hear music from Tinariwen, El Rego, El Guincho, and The Very Best.
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 at Le Poisson Rouge. Follow her work on www.djrekha.com
DJ Wynn continues to journey through the A-Z of world music from his collection with music from Quantic, Rachid Taha, Seu Jorge, and Tinariwen.