The Mighty Zaf (London, UK)
Zaf co owned & managed one of London’s most popular record stores Reckless Records, Soho from 1988 till 2006. Dj’s from all over the world playing all types of music have at one point traded records or bought records from Zaf. He is known to be one of the most knowledgable record dealers in the UK.
Zaf now co-owns Love Vinyl in Shoreditch & www.zafsmusic.com, the premier website for exclusive rare disco, soul, funk rarities. Many dj’s, producers & collectors worldwide such as Gilles Peterson, Kon & Amir, Dave Lee, Sean P, Patrick Forge, Phil Asher, Keb Darge, Norman Jay and many more still buy their records from this highly esteemed website.
Zaf has released dozens of compilations including the Holy Grail series released in 2015 on BBE Records. Zaf is also proving to be a dab hand at production with 3 releases with co produced by Phil Asher & Restless Soul in 2009/10/11 with more to come.
As a DJ he has appeared at Southport Weekender 49 with Sadar Bahar, Dimitri & Kon amongst others, and is currently a resident DJ at the Sunsplash Festival in Turkey. Zaf now has a monthly show on NTS Radio in London, and recently featured in the Boiler Room’s “Collection” Series.
Zaf, Londra’nın en popüler plak dükkanlarından biri olan Reckless Records’un 1988’den 2006 yılına kadar sahibi ve yöneticilerinden biriydi. Dünyanın dört bir yanından akın eden DJ’ler, hemen her türlü müziği arşivinde barındıran Zaf’in dükkanından ya albüm almış ya da takas etmiştir. İngiltere’nin en bilge albüm satıcısı olarak bilinen Zaf, şu sıralar