Week of 10/16/16

Premiere DateOct 16, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
00:55 Salute (feat. Fateh & Dr. Zeus) Jassi Sidhu
04:28 Billi Akh Sunanda
08:51 Patake Sunanda
12:20 Shikaar (with Preet Hundal) Jazzy B, Amrit Maan & Kaur-B
16:23 Nakhro Anmol Gagan Maan & Tigerstyle
19:53 Boli Chakk Sohnea Miss Pooja
23:06 Rahu Ketu Resham Singh Anmol, Desi Crew
26:05 Sach Te Supna (with Gag Studioz) Amrit Maan
29:12 Chandigarh Rehn Waaliye (with Raftaar, Bunty Bains & Desi Crew) Jenny Johal
32:52 Koka Sukhi Sivia/Tigerstyle
36:20 Hoor Miss Pooja
40:34 Do You Know Diljit Dosanjh
46:29 Zayn Malik Swet Shop Boys
49:24 Chok There Apache Indian
52:55 Desert Dancer (Zeb's Slow Camel Ride Remix) Nickodemus Feat. Andrea Monteiro
59:15 Mic Break
59:48 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…