About Akanksha Chauhan

Akanksha is an architect and a writer with a fierce appetite for life and sound. She has contributed to a number of electronic music magazines such as Euphoric Magazine India and Beatsmedia U.K.. Seeking a platform to have an independent voice lead to her to joining forces with Hamza who supported her vision and direction for the Wind Horse Records blog. After months of brainstorming and deliberation, Beats Beyond Borders was born. Akanksha’s uncompromising, no holds barred attitude towards music journalism has lead to her work being appreciated by many prominent artists and labels such as Dystopian, Recondite, Dosem, Digitaria and Clarian. She currently resides in New York.

Hits and Misses: China’s First Ever Boiler Room

With a slew of international artists touring the region every week and recent collaborations with big-wigs like Red Bull Music Academy, Resident Advisor, Thump etc., [...]

By | December 28th, 2016|Music|

Special Release : David Marston – 'Ragamuffin'

Inspired by Diwali – the ancient Indian festival of lights – Jamaican producer/DJ David Marston has recorded the lovely new track “Ragamuffin” for Wind Horse [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Music|

Under the Radar: AFE's Vinay Khilnani

Along with them raging dance floors and never-ending supplies of 'vibes', there comes a whole lot of blood, sweat and tears. In this unique new [...]

By | May 20th, 2016|Music|

WHR Podcast 25: Mickey Zhang

Mickey Zhang is the leading figure in the growing Chinese Techno music scene. As a producer, DJ, event organizer and ambassador for the Chinese underground [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Music|

Kali G: 'Music Is Spirituality For Me'

Khalil Belamallem, widely known as Kali G, is flourishing as one of Morocco’s fastest rising star DJs. His style is hard to define but probably [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|Music|

WHR Podcast 26: Unnayanaa

Unnayanaa (a.k.a Prashanth Pallemoni) strives to translate abstract ideas into a tangible and relatable format for a cross section of listeners. His unconventional approach to [...]

By | March 21st, 2016|Music|

Everything Under The Sun – A Playlist of WHR'S Summer '16 Favorites

Tracklist: 1. 2VILAS - VARTAR EP 2VILAS' smooth deep house productions are shimmying up a storm in the Balearic. Recently nominated web at the DJAwards - Electronic [...]

By | March 20th, 2016|Music|

Soul Clap's New Self Titled Album Releases Oct 14th

Among all the recent releases we've heard, none compare to this album's rich history. A culmination of four years of maturing as artists, 'Soul Clap' [...]

By | March 11th, 2016|Music|

Featured Events: September 5-11 | Transition | Deep In Dance | GO:MADras 8 | Bestival | Midnight Sun

Event: Transition 112 // Adam Rahman // Date: Friday 9 September, 2016 Lineup: Adam Rahman (Warped, Dubai) Genre: Techno Venue: Hive, New Delhi Time: 10.00 p.m. - 3.00 a.m. Entry: Free via [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Music|

Editor’s Pick: Summer Parties – India Edition feat. ‘Focal Nights’, ‘Framed’ and ‘Blackout’

The words ‘summer party’ have wildly varied connotations around the world. While dance floors in the Western world have finally begun to thaw out and [...]

By | March 8th, 2016|Music|
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