Faze started DJ’ing back in the late 1980s when the house music scene was starting to grow. He started as a hip hop DJ, and also played reggae & soul. After gaining a resident DJ spot at various clubs, Faze-3 took a long break before returning to DJ on various internet radio stations. Today he plays mostly soulful & funky house, bass house and tech house.
Faze started producing in 2015 and has few releases on various labels. He is looking to progress further in producing and release quality tunes with 247House.
An Interview With Faze
How did you get into DJ’ing?
I got into DJing though my love of hip hop back in the 1980s
What DJ’s influenced you the most? Why?
Dave Pearce (Radio London), Tim Westwood (Kiss)
What DJ setup do you have at home?
Pioneer SX2, CDJ2000 Mk3, Shure mic 4. Pioneer CDJ2000
If you play out, what kit do you prefer to use?
What is your ideal set length?
1 track in your genre guaranteed to get the dance floor going
Marshall Jefferson – Lock the Doors (Rhythm Masters Remix)
1 piece of advice for an aspiring DJ
Practice & practice more. Learn the art of mixing.
What is the worst trait in current Dance Music?
Average DJs with big egos.
Best Club DJ set you have ever experienced
Too many, maybe Pete Tong at Fantazia (Sanctury Milton Keynes) late 90s
Should laptops be allowed in the DJ booth?
October 14, 2016, 6:46 pm
October 4, 2016, 4:42 pm