Week of 10/23/16

Premiere DateOct 23, 2016
Categories Electronic Music World
00:00 Mic Break
00:59 Salute (feat. Fateh & Dr. Zeus) Jassi Sidhu
04:26 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
19:55 Chandigarh Rehn Waaliye (with Raftaar, Bunty Bains & Desi Crew) Jenny Johal
23:35 Sayoni Mera Dil Tina Mann-Feat. Rav-E
27:29 Koka Sukhi Sivia/Tigerstyle
30:56 Alvida (Feat Raj Ranjodh) Tigerstyle
34:45 Do You Know Diljit Dosanjh
38:58 Hoor Miss Pooja Break
42:30 Mic
45:51 Baja Aluminum Heads
49:34 The Fusionist TJ Rehmi
54:39 ElevatoR nine TJ Rehmi
58:39 Mic Break
59:38 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

Host DJ Rekha
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…