Week of 04/02/17

Premiere DateApr 2, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
02:00 Basement Bhangra Anthem Sunil Sehgal, Bikram Singh, Wyclef Jean
06:38 Fakir Sunil Sehgal, Pappi Gill Singh
10:04 Snake Charmer Panjabi MC
13:50 Aaja Nachiye Boliyan Paiye Tigerstyle, Gunjan
17:38 Teri Sadi Taz Dhillon, Amar Arshi
21:23 Tere Toor Subs, Apache Indian
25:23 Panj Bindiyaan Ominous, Lehmber
29:33 Boli Panieh DJ Sanj, Soni Pabla
32:53 Tin Cheejha Dr. Zeus, Lehmber
38:44 Devi Rhythm Eddie Stats & Dinesh
39:49 Dhol, Dark, And Handsome The Dhol Foundation
41:32 Mic Break
44:14 Jihad Remix Badawai
48:41 Burnin' Like Babylon Mandeep Sethi ft. Unknown Mizery
51:45 Naiyo Jande Fateh
54:57 Asal Hustle Naezy
57:55 Outro
59:37 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

Basement Bhangra Anthem-  Sunil Sehgal, Bikram Singh, Wyclef Jean


Asal Hustle-Naezy 


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…