Week of 11/15/15

Premiere DateNov 15, 2015
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
00:32 Bodyguard Bups Saggu
05:13 22DA Dr. Zeus, Zora, Fateh
09:20 Thori Thori PBN and Raj Bains
13:12 Who Dat Girl Miss Pooja, Roach Killa
17:24 Lethal Combination Roach Killa, Bilal Saeed
21:07 Challa Swami
26:09 Nazareh (feat. Kaos Productions) Gurj Sidhu
30:05 Bullet Mickey Singh
33:28 Sitarey Jaz Dhami, Tigerstyle
37:11 DJ Rekha
41:04 Balkumbia (Thomas Blondet Remix)- Balkan Beat Box
44:42 Desert Dancer (Zeb's Slow Camel Ride Remix) Nickodemus Feat. Andrea Monteiro
51:03 Kidda Natasha Atlas
56:01 Alaoui O.N.B.
59:54 DJ Rekha
60:29 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

Roach Killa

AS Kang


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…