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. This week Rekha pays tribute to Kuly of RDB who passed away last week.
6/7-Basement Bhangra at SOBs, New York, NY
6/8, 6/10-Vancouver City of Bhangra Festival w/ Malinder of Dhol Nation, Vancouver, Canada
7/5-Basement Bhangra DCS after party, New York, NY
7/6 Seattle, WA with DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid
7/7-Portland, OR- Andaaz 10 Year Anniversary with DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid
A short film featuring NYC artist and musician Joanna Sternberg. | watch
Meet Maia Macdonald, longtime BTR producer and host. Also, we review new movie, ‘Pain and Glory.’ Plus a preview of Jesca Hoop’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session. | listen