Week of 07/03/16

Premiere DateJul 3, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
01:26 Basement Bhangra Anthem(Federation Mix) DJ Rekha, Sunil Sehgal, Wyclef Jean, Bikram Singh
04:46 Das Ja Edit DJ Sanj
08:37 Fakir(UB40 Remix) Sunil Sehgal, Pappi Gill
12:17 Panj Bindiyaan Ominous DJs
16:25 Gur Naalo Isqh DJ H
20:27 Gideh Vich(Jump Mix) Panjabi MC
26:06 Dance With You Diwali Rishi Rich Project, feat Juggy D, Jay Sean
29:39 Singh Sardaar(Reggae Mix) Mick St.Clair
34:10 Lethal Combination Bilal Saeed, Roachkilla
37:51 DJ Rekha
41:08 Street Boy(Karsh Kale Remix) Nucleya
45:45 Indian From All Directions A Tribe Called Red, Heems
48:15 XICANOXO Horsepowar, Maeli
50:55 Arcana Red Baraat
53:45 Lal Meri Falu
58:13 Bhanghall DJ Rekha, Dave Sharma
59:31 DJ Rekha
59:52 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. This week Rekha’s Bhangra set espouses dancehall vibes. Her beyond set highlights artists perform at Celebrate Brooklyn on July 7th and the Basement Bhangra after-party at the Bell House. 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…