Week of 06/26/16

Premiere DateJun 26, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
00:58 Picha Ni Chad De Panjabi MC
04:39 5 Taara Diljit Dosanjh with Jatinder Shah
07:35 Pappleen , Diljit Dosanjh
10:23 Attt Karti Desi Crew, Jassi Gill
14:28 Patt Lainge (feat. Neha Kakkar & Dr. Zeus) Gippy Grewal
18:30 Pind De Gerhe Rupinder Handa, Desi Crew
22:21 Yaari Jattan Di Malkit Singh
27:08 Pinda Waale Jatt (with Desi Crew) Sona Walia
30:26 Jatt Raakhi Raj Ranjodh & Dr. Zeus
34:11 Dynamite (feat. Dr. Zeus) Roach Killa & Jazzy B
37:38 Start Up Yet Brown Cow & Arpan, feat Shi Wisdom
41:22 DJ Rekha
45:15 Queen Horsepowar
48:07 Leh Lily Singh, Humble the Poet, Sikh Knowledge Refix
51:53 Take It Slow Komii G' ft Raxstar
55:11 Glassy Sona Family, Hard Kaur
58:44 Basment Bhangra Anthem DJ Rekha, Sunil Sehgal, Johnny Quest remix
59:30 DJ Rekha
60:00 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

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…