Week of 01/08/17

Premiere DateJan 8, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
00:49 Laembadgini(with Jatinder Shah) Diljit Dosanjh
03:46 Paranda Kaur B, JSL Singh
07:47 Gaddiyan Vich Gaane Ravi Bal, Jatinder Shahi
12:44 Wonderland Zora, Rupali
15:42 Patt Lainge Gippy Grewal
19:43 Rehu Ketu Resham Singh Anmol, Desi Crew
22:43 Shikaar (with Preet Hundal) Jazzy B, Amrit Maan & Kaur-B
26:48 Picha Ni Chad De Panjabi MC
30:32 Saneval Chounk Lehmber Hussainpuri (Specialist and Tru-Skool Mix)
35:19 Don’t Be Shy Rouge, Dr. Zeus
38:25 Freak Rishi Rich, Jay Sean, Juggy D
41:21 Mic Break
43:28 Aghal Ag Amoumine Takamba (Gulls Dub)
48:32 Dirt & Blood Antibalas Afrobeats Orchestra
57:17 Ghost Walk Budos Band
59:28 Mic Break
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

Diljit Dosanjh 

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…