Week of 04/16/17

Premiere DateApr 16, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:23 Dil Luteya Jazzy B, Apachi Indian
05:35 Gora Gora Panjabi MC
09:40 Angrezi Wali Madam Kulwinder Billa, Dr. Zeus & Shipra
14:00 3 Peg Sharry Mann
17:22 Singh Saab G.Sidhu
20:14 Wonderland Zora Randhawa & Rupali, Dr. Zeus
23:14 Paranda Kaur B
27:16 Lahore Gippy Grewal, Roach Killa
30:17 Bamb Jatt Jasmine Sandlas, Amrit Mann
34:17 Mercy Badshah
36:53 Fame PropheC, Fateh
40:38 Mic Break
42:48 Queen Horsepowar
46:00 Her Madame Gandhi
49:40 Columbus Anik Khan
54:31 Movie Over Canada Sikh Knowledge
59:27 Outro
59:55 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

Gora Gora-Panjabi MC

3 Peg-Sharry Mann

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…