Week of 09/25/16

Premiere DateSep 25, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
01:38 Chandigarh Rehn Waaliye (with Raftaar, Bunty Bains & Desi Crew) Jenny Johal
04:31 Boli Chakk Sohnea Miss Pooja
07:43 Batuaa Bhupinder Gill
13:32 Phattte Chauk Di PBN
17:38 Nakhro Anmol Gagan Maan & Tigerstyle
21:07 Sach Te Supna (with Gag Studioz) Amrit Maan
24:14 Rahu Ketu Resham Singh Anmol, Desi Crew
27:14 Time Table Kulwinder Billa
31:48 Wakhra Swag Navv Inder featuring Badshah
34:58 Gabbroo Jassie Gill
38:22 Mic Break
40:42 Red Riddim A Tribe Called Red
44:42 Supreme Illusion Theivery Corporation feat. Gunjan
48:50 Homebase Dzian and Kamian
57:34 La Linea Rupa and the April Fishes
59:50 Mic Break
60:14 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


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…