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Episode #84: Basement Bhangra Mix by DJ Petra

DJ Petra live in the mix with a Basement Bhangra inspired selection – bringing together dancehall, bhangra, cutney soca and more. Broadcast live on Saturday, August 8th, 2015 on BondfireRadio.com. Basement Bhangra is one of NYC’s longest running dance parties, going down every first Thursday of the month at LPR, featuring the legendary DJ Rekha    […]

Episode #73: Carnaval Tabanca Mix

DJ Petra does a special mix to celebrate San Francisco Carnaval on Memorial Day Weekend, a mix of dance music from across the diaspora – soca, zouk, samba, dancehall, hip-hop, azonto and more. Broadcast live on Saturday, May 23rd on BondfireRadio.com. Playlist below. 1. Emeline Michel “Banda” 2. Timbalada “Timbalero” 3. Abege ft. Kaysha “I    […]

Event: Canvas Couture @ Liberty Hall

Our host Genesis Be is launching a new event in NYC – Canvas Couture at The Ace Hotel’s Liberty Hall, an evening of visual art, fashion and music. Join us on Friday, May 29th 8:30pm – 12:30am to see works by Arter Clothing, Un Cutt Art, HekTad & IamTheTruth, and musical performances by Illspokinn, Tess    […]

Episode #70: Bondfire Radio Debut!

Our first broadcast at our new home Bondfire Radio! Featuring DJ Petra live in the mix. Broadcast live on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 on BondfireRadio.com.   Playlist: 1. Alessandra Leão “Bom Dia” 2. Stephen Marley ft. Capleton, Sizzla “Rock Stone” 3. Sean Born “Pluck Em Off” 4. Chelsea Reject “Bam Bam” 5. Dej Loaf  “Try    […]

Episode #66: DJ Petra

Our host DJ Petra live in the mix. Broadcast on Friday, December 5th, 2014 on WNYU 89.1FM New York.   Tracklist: 1. Simple Man “Rebel Cause” 2. Stephen Marley ft Damien Marley & Buju Banton “Jah Army” 3. Mark Balet “Outsider” 4. Asa “Jailer” 5. Sinkane “Jeeper Creeper” 6. Fela Kuti “Sorrow Tears and Blood”    […]

Get Familia Freestyle Cypher (Vol. 2) ft. Bankai Fam x Osyris Antham

Friday, October 31st, 2014 – Volume 2 of our monthly freestyle cypher Get Familia! featuring some of BK’s finest MCs – Bankai Fam (Gstats, Skanks the Rap Martyr, Shatike, Haz Diggz) and Osyris Antham (winner of the Freestyle Mondays October battle). Hosted by Genesis Be and Guap Luger. Beats selected and mixed by DJ Petra.    […]

Episode #60: DJ Petra

DJ Petra live in the mix, with Audrey Hailes and Genesis Be kickin it in the booth. The first hour is a classic throw-back favorites and the last hour is an eclectic mix of latin, soca, afro-beat and brand new hip-hop. Audrey talks about her upcoming choreography show at Gibney Dance. Broadcast live on on    […]

Episode #58: DJ Petra

DJ Petra live in the mix. Broadcast on Friday, October 10th, 2014 on WNYU 89.1FM New York.   PLAYLIST 10:31 PM   Daniela Mercury “Nobre Vagabundo” Feijão com Arroz (Sony Music) 1996 10:33 PM   DJ LK “Numa Nice Numa Boa” Misturada (Royal Soul Records) 2013 10:36 PM   J Boogie Ft. Goapele & Capital A “Try Me”    […]

Episode #54: DJ Petra

Our host DJ Petra live in the mix. Broadcast live on Friday, September 12th, 2014 on WNYU 89.1FM New York.   Tracklist: 10:23 Collie Buddz – Come Around (DJ Autograph Tom Ford Blend) 10:33 L.atasha A.lcindor – I’m Alive 10:36 8ball & MJG ft. Big KRIT – We Buy Gold 10:38 Protoje – Kingston Be Wise    […]