Week of 09/11/16

Premiere DateSep 11, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:38 Tohar Punjabian Di The Dhol Foundation
06:11 Kaun Nee Jaandah The Dhol Foundation
10:23 TDF meets DCS
14:48 Punjabian Dhe Dhol Lember DBI
19:15 Dhol Jageero Da Panjabi MC
23:33 Dhol Vajda Tigerstyle
27:00 Dhol Ton Bina Malkit Singh
32:51 TDF Live Jam The Dhol Foundation
38:26 Mic Break
42:58 Favela Funk Dog The Dhol Foundation
57:40 Bhangra Pauna Kailash Kher(Sharmaji's Blood on my Dhol RMX)
54:25 Gal Mitthi Mitthi (The Bombay Bounce Dhol Mix)- Tochi Raina
58:26 Mic Break
59:08 Finish

This week Rekha’s Bhangra selections are fast tempo Bhangra classics plus a new track from Malkit. The beyond set pays tribute to Ranbir S., a seminal for in the South Asian remix scene and former resident DJ at Basement Bhangra.  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.


DJ Rekha

Diljit Dosanjh

Dr. Zeus

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…