Week of 05/01/16

Premiere DateMay 1, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
01:01 Attt Kardi Desi Crew
04:05 Narma Jenny Johal, Desi Crew
07:31 Desi Da Drum Amrit Maan
10:59 Dimaag Khraab Miss Pooja
14:09 Patt Lainge (feat. Neha Kakkar & Dr. Zeus) Gippy Grewal
18:11 5 Taara Diljit Dosanjh
21:06 Tankha Desi Routz with Ranjit Bawa
24:02 Pind De Gerhe Rupinder Handa, Desi Crew
27:53 22DA Dr.Zeus, Zora, Fateh
32:01 Bodyguard Bups Sagu
36:03 Yaari Jattan Di Malkit Singh
41:28 DJ Rekha
43:38 Bass Rani Nucleya
47:09 Harmon Dub Black Star Liner
51:36 Rise and Run Monica Dogra
55:30 Once at Day Micheal Franti(Sammy Chand Remix)
59:23 DJ Rekha
59:49 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 the first Thursday of every month. Follow her work on www.djrekha.com

DJ Rekha

Diljit Dosanjh

Dr. Zeus

Host DJ Rekha
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…