Week of 01/17/16

Premiere DateJan 17, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
01:15 5 Taara Diljit Dosanjh with Jatinder
04:27 Att Karti Jassi Gill w/ Desi Crew
08:33 Munda Like Me Jaz Dhami
11:44 Tankha Ranjit Bawa w/ Desi Routz
14:10 Yaari Chandigarh Waliye Ranjit Bawa
17:11 Chandigarh B21
22:21 Aashiq Tera Te Lehmber Hussainpuri
26:59 Putt Jattan De Aman Hayer
31:09 Nach Di Di Panjabi MC
35:12 Sara Pindh Mitra Da Lil Sach
38:51 DJ Rekha
41:37 Nothing Without You(Dhol Foundation Remix) Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
47:38 Bhangra Paanch Fort Knox Five
52:24 Jump Up Bombay Sonik Gurus Feat. Alias 1
58:13 Last Call Maeili
59:00 DJ Rekha
59:40 Finish

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 Rekha

Diljit Dosanjh

Dr. Zeus

DJ Rekha is a producer, curator, and educator based in New York City. She is founder of Basement Bhangra™ and Bollywood Disco nights and co-founder of Mutiny Club night. She was named "Ambassador of Bhangra" by…