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.
2/20 Meredith Monk CD Release Party – Joes Pub, New York, NY
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