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. Fresh from 3 shows at VIBC(Vancouver Internationational Bhangra Celebration) Rekha plays bhangra tracks of some of the artists she met there plus a genre jump to cumbia in the beyond section.
7/3-Bhangrateque- w/ Jimmy Singh, Chicago
7/5- Midsummer Swing Lincoln Center with DCS
7/5-Basement Bhangra DCS after party
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
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