Thursday, APRIL 2
Basement Bhangra + SubDrift NYC Birthday Bash
DJ Rekha Presents
Thursday April 2, 2015
BASEMENT BHANGRA’S 18th birthday
SubDrift NYC 5th
#TBT w/ DJ Eddie Stats
DJ REKHA + DJ Petra
SubDrift NYC Open Mic at
Basement Happy Hour 7-9
Free Cake by Bittersweet NYC
Bhangra Dance Lesson w/ Ajna Dance at 9:30pm
Le Poisson Rouge - 158 Bleecker Street, NY
Info: 718.207.0058| www.basementbhangra.com
Doors at 7pm $5 b/f 8pm | $10 limited adv | $15 at the door
A rare appearance by long time Basement Bhangra resident Eddie Stats!!!
Two mighty cultural forces cut cake on April 2 and celebrate their respective milestone birthdays. Come join Basement Bhangra, launched by DJ Rekha and a internationally acclaimed NYC club land institution, and SubDrift (Subcontinental Drift) NYC, monthly open mic collective of South Asian Americans commitment to creative expression and a love of pani puris.
Edwin STATS Houghton is the editor-in-chief of Okayplayer.com and a former
contributing editor for FADER magazine where he established the weekly Ghetto Palms column/DJ blog and oversaw the award-winning 2008 FADER Africa issue which introduced The Very Best and BLK JKS to the world. Caribbean music has been a special area of expertise and his cover stories on Vybz Kartel, Sean Paul, Beenie Man, Eddie was a resident DJ at Basement Bhangra, Heavwye1ght Sessions and the Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art.