Week of 04/30/17

Premiere DateApr 30, 2017
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:27 Basement Bhangra Anthem Bikram Singh, DJ Rekha, Sunil Sehgal
05:41 Bhangra Paundi (feat. Sharky P & Manpreet Toor) PBN
08:57 Picha Ni Chad De Panjabi MC
12:42 Faaltu (feat. Zora Randhawa) Bups Saggu
16:12 Angrezi Wali Madam Kulwinder Billa, Dr. Zeus & Shipra
20:32 Paranda Kaur B
24:34 Mutiyaar Jatt Di Jenny Johal
27:38 Bamb Jatt Amrit Mann (feat. Jasmine Sandlas)
31:32 Mercy Badshah
34:23 Do You Know Diljit Dosanjh
37:43 Naina PropheC, Mickey Singh, DJ Hark
41:55 Mic Break
44:02 Punjabi Song Das Racist featuring Bikram Singh
48:24 Kawan Bikram Singh, Gunjan (Jay Dabhi reggaeton remix)
51:53 Nucleya Laung Gawacha
55:26 Refugee Suheir Hammad, K-Salaam
58:17 Outro
59:33 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

Bhangra Paundi (feat. Sharky P & Manpreet Toor)-PBN


Mutiyaar Jatt Di-Jenny Johal

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…