Week of 02/19/17

Premiere DateFeb 19, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:37 Londono Patola Reloaded (Folk N Funky 2) Jazzy B
06:10 3 Peg Sharry Mann
09:27 Chete Karda 2 (feat. Fateh & Desi Crew) Resham Singh Anmol
13:33 Laddu Jasmine Sandlas, Garry Sandhu
17:41 Lambeorgini Diljit Dosanjh
20:45 Angrezi Wali Madam Kulwinder Billa, Dr. Zeus & Shipra
25:05 Wonderland Zora Randhawa & Rupali, Dr. Zeus
28:06 Lahore Gippy Gill, Roachkilla, Dr. Zeus
31:08 Desi Girls Do it Better RaOoL, Jaz Dhami
34:27 Nakhre Nav Deep featuring Raxstar
38:17 Mic Break
41:40 Columbus Anik Khan
47:02 Investigative Reports Noyz featuring Doc Blaze
49:24 Brukka Jack & Lewis x PURI
52:29 Brooklyn to the Balkans and Beyond Balkan Beat Box, Nicodemus Remix
57:48 Outro
59:40 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

Jaz Dhami

Host DJ Rekha
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…