Week of 02/26/17

Premiere DateFeb 26, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:37 Bolian Parkie Shinda w/ HMC
06:10 Paranda Kaur-B & JSL Singh
10:12 Chattri Geeta Zaildar & Aman Hayer
14:03 Gutt Nar Di Kulwinder Billa
17:42 Salute Jassi Sidhu, Dr. Zeus, Fateh
21:21 Patake Sunanda
24:40 Boli Chakk Sohnea Miss Pooja
27:50 Fame Fateh featuring PropheC
31:36 Desi Girls Do it Better RaOoL, Jaz Dhami
34:55 Nakhre Nav Deep featuring Raxstar
38:45 Mic Break
43:50 Red Riddim(Featuring Eastern Eagle) A Tribe Called Red
47:51 Supreme Illusion featuring Gunjan Thievery Corporation
51:58 Mustard Fields Talvin Singh
60:14 Outro
60:38 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

Nakhre – Nav Deep

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…