Week of 11/08/15

Premiere DateNov 8, 2015
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
00:58 22DA Dr. Zeus, Zora, Fateh
04:59 Bodyguard Bups Saggu
09:40 Thori Thori PBN and Raj Bains
13:31 Veer Vaar Diljit Dosanjh
15:49 Jatt Fire Karda Diljit Dosanjh
18:16 Jind Mahi Panjabi MC, Labh Janjua
23:05 Jatti Panjabi MC
27:56 Dil Cherdi DJ Sanj, Jay Status
30:55 Ki Duniya Banu Diljit Dosanjh, Gurdas Mann
38:02 DJ Rekha
41:04 All Day A Tribe Called Red featuring Kool A.D. and Chippewa Travelers
45:00 Different Heroes (Featuring Northern Voice) A Tribe Called Red
48:26 United Provinces of India Cornershop featuring Babby Kaur
51:52 Twist that Knife Kominas(Master Softee Remix)
55:41 Tunn Kominas(Vijay Iyer Remix)
59:27 DJ Rekha
60:25 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…