Week of 12/27/15

Premiere DateDec 27, 2015
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 DJ Rekha
01:30 Beparwaiyan Refix (feat. Dr. Zeus & Fateh) Jaz Dhami
03:44 Pinjra (Spoken Word) Jasmine Sandlas
08:44 Yaari Jatt Di Jenny Johal
15:59 Range Rover Harj Nagra
22:14 Narma Jenny Johal
25:40 Miss Kaur Bups Saggu
30:47 Thori Thori PBN, Raj Bains
34:42 Husn The Kali- Tigerstyle, Harbajan Mann
38:46 DJ Rekha
40:57 Heer Nucleya- feat. Shruti Pathak (Dirty Dewarist Remix)
44:02 Suplex ft Northern Voice A Tribe Called Red
47:14 Fiesta Bomba Estereo
50:48 Call Red Alert Poireir featuring MC Zulu
54:09 See Something Say Something Kominas
58:29 DJ Rekha
60:02 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…