About This Event
Doors Open:7:00 PM
Show Time:7:00 PM
Founder of Asian R&B MovementWORLDWIDE
Producer of Bhangra classic Da Jas, and many more
DJ Rampage Global
Visuals by FICTIVE
Co-Lab with DJ Petra
Screening of DOSA HUNT
“The Greatest Hunt For South Indian Food In NYC Ever Committed To Film!”
8pm w/ Filmmaker Amrit Singh. An all-star cast of NYC musicians join filmmaker/journalist Amrit Singh to form a multicultural posse on a quest to find their hometown’s best South Indian crepe, dosa.
Basement Bhangra Dance Lesson by SMD Bhangra Club 10pm
Doors open at 7pm in the gallery // Doors open at 10pm in the main room
$5 before 8pm at door only | $10 limited advanced | $15 day of show
This is a general admission, standing event.
Over the course of its run at SOB’s, Basement Bhangra has made an indelible mark on New York’s clubland as one of the city’s most culturally diverse and consistently high-energy dance parties. In that fifteen year span, Basement Bhangra has hosted live performances from a who’s-who of the genre’s top performers, including bhangra legend Malkit Singh, Bally Sagoo, Bikram Singh, Hard Kaur, and Apache Indian, who performed at this year’s Basement Bhangra Thanksgiving Eve special. Another longtime friend of the party is the infamous Panjabi MC, who will be performing at the party’s debut at Le Poisson Rouge in January. Basement Bhangra has been regularly featured by media outlets including the New York Times, Fader, Wall Street Journal, Paper Magazine, Japanese TV, CNN, Nightline, and NPR.
DJ SANJ’s career in the music industry started while living in Toronto, Canada. He produced several hit Desi mix tapes in the late 90′s and in the past decade, he’s escalated from a local DJ to International Superstar. DJ SANJ is the only producer to have multiple production deals with Bollywood Giant Eros Entertainment, Universal India and Uk’s Largest Brit Asian Record Label MovieBox.
After 200 plus songs and over 18 albums to his credit DJ SANJ shifted his sights onto the largest film industry in the world – Bollywood. Since his move to Mumbai in 2007, Dj SANJ has racked up a heap of collaborations and hits in the Bollywood film industry. He recently worked on “Love Aaj Kal” one of the highest grossing Bollywood Films in the last decade
DJ Rekha is an eclectic DJ, producer, curator and founder of Basement Bhangra™. She was named “Ambassador of Bhangra” by the New York Times as well as “one of the most influential South Asians in the United States” by Newsweek. She was the Sound Designer for the OBIE winning Broadway Show, “Bridge and Tunnel.” Rekha was the Associate Producer for the NPR Radio Documentary, “A Feet in Two Worlds”. Her debut album, “DJ Rekha presents Basement Bhangra” was released on Koch Records in October 2007. She has curated shows for Central Park Summerstage, Creative Time, and Celebrate Brooklyn. Her company, Sangament, Inc provides music consulting services and produces live events.
Belizean Native. Tour DJ (Ms. Lauryn Hill). Club DJ (World Wide). Producer, Songwriter. Just to name a few. Had a vision to be a world class Disc Jockey, and represent his Native Land Belize City one day at a time via Turntables. Who said a vision couldn’t become visible to the visionary? See it for yourself. Believe, Set Forth, Give Thanks, Do It All Over Again