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 the New York Times. Rekha and her frequent collaborator, Dave Sharma, performed their compositions at Chicago Symphony Hall for the Sinfonetta in 2015. Rekha was the sound designer for the TONY award-winning Broadway Show, Bridge and Tunnel, received a Drama Desk Award nomination for her work on the play Rafta Rafta, and is associate producer for the NPR Radio Documentary, A Feet in Two Worlds. Her debut album, DJ Rekha presents Basement Bhangra, was released in 2007 and, in 2009, she was inducted into the NYC People's Hall of Fame. Her record label, Beat Bazaar Music, issued its debut single release, Pyar Baile, worldwide in November 2011. She has curated events for Celebrate Brooklyn, Central Park Summerstage, was a Grand Marshall of the 9th Annual NYC Dance Parade in 2015, and has performed internationally. DJ Rekha performs live the first Thursday of every month at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City and hosts a weekly podcast, Bhangra & Beyond, on BTR.



Open Format Journey

Celebrating the upcoming US live concert debut of Doorbeen, DJ Rekha kicks of the bhangra set with their smash hit, Lamberghini and transverses through a range of Punjabi tracks landing on a chill reggae infused classic by Asa Singh Mastana. The beyond set keeps that energy and ends with LA based Fijian Indian rapper Pallavi. Lamberghini - Doorbeen featuring Ragini Koke - Sunada Sharma 00:00 - Intro 02:12 - Lamberghini - Doorbeen, Ragini 05:48 - Kala Chasma - Kam Dhillon, Amar Harshi 10:01 - Nikle Currant - Neha Kakkar, Jassi Gill 13:28 - Bamb - Sukh E Musica Doctorz 16:21 - Fishcut - Miss Pooja 19:02 - Koke - Sunada Sharma 22:06 - Matha Matha - Jenny Johal 24:53 - Patake - Dr. Zeus, Zora 27:40 - Panj Bindiya - Ominous DJs 31:48 - Aaja Sohneya - Bally Jagpa, Shazia Mansoor, Amar Arshi 39:04 - Kali Teri Gut - Asa Singh Mastana 44:19 - Mic Break 46:21 - Lion Order - Jesse Royal, Protoje 49:50 - Is2aleeha - Fatima Al Qadiri 54:11 - Safa - Khanvict, Raaginder 57:37 - Identity - Pooja Pallavi 60:28 - Outro 60:44 - Finish


 27 August 2019  n/a