Week of 04/09/17

Premiere DateApr 9, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:29 Faaltu Bups Saggu, Zora Randhawa
05:00 3 Peg Sherry Mann
08:21 Londono Patola Reloaded (Folk N Funky 2) Jazzy B
12:55 Angrezi Wali Madam Kulwinder Billa, Dr. Zeus, Shipra
17:13 Paranda Kaur B
21:51 Wonderland Zora Randhawa, Rupali, Dr. Zeus
24:15 Yaar Jatt De Jassie Gill, Desi Routz
27:43 Lahore Gippy Grewal, Roach Killa
30:44 Bamb Jatt Jasmine Sandlas, Amrit Mann
34:39 Fame PropheC, Fateh
38:27 Nakhre Nav Deep Matta, Raxstar
42:17 Mic Break
44:18 Hijabi Mona Hayder
47:33 Habibi Anik Khan
51:45 No Burka! Burka Band
55:12 Cover Girl Deen Squad
59:40 Outro
59:59 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

Yaar Jatt De-Jassie Gill, Desi Routz 

Faaltu-Bups Saggu, Zora Randhawa

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…