Lily Haz: The ‘Wednesday Alternative’ Mix
As a DJ and producer Lily Haz's musical exploits always flaunt a hypnotic quality, drawing from her diverse influences that span hip hop, house and disco to dub, new wave and IDM.
In her home of Tel Aviv she hosts a regular show on Teder FM called Colour Memory, as well as being affiliated with the Tofistock crew, a label for whom she's released music for. Her releases have also made their way to labels like Tom Tom Disco and Night Noise and her carefully curated DJ sets to Izabel's Lullabies For Insomniacs and LYL Radio.
She takes control of this week's Wednesday Alternative mix bringing a melting pot of entrancing rhythms, new wave oddities and low slung hip hop…
Who are you, where are you and what are you?
Lily Haz, based in Tel Aviv/Berlin. I’m a DJ and music producer
What does your music sound like? Can you draw what you think it sounds like for us (an image from the old internet is acceptable)?
Where was the mix recorded?
At Teder FM after hours
What would be the ideal setting to listen to the mix?
At home at night, alone or with your loved ones
What should we be wearing?
Something you feel comfortable in
What would be your dream setting to record a mix: Location/system/format?
In the desert wilderness could be nice
Which track in the mix is your current favourite?
Endless Language by Ohad Fishof
What’s your favourite recorded mix of all time?
Probably Elena Colombi’s mix for Sameheads tape series and Toulouse low TRAX Bazaar Mix for Tofistock
If you could go back to back with any DJ from throughout history, who would it be and why?
Micachu, she is my favorite music producer and music selector
What was your first DJ set up at home and what is it now?
I still don’t have a proper set up at home. hehe
What’s more important, the track you start on or the track you end on?
Both equally important and unimportant
What were the first and last records you bought?
First one I bought was Elephunk by the Black Eyed Peas CD in 2003. Last one I bought was The Master Drummer by Andy Rantzen
If this mix was an edible thing, what would it taste like?
Whiskey and raisins
If it was an animal what would it be?
A young wolf
One record in your collection that is impossible to mix into anything?
Everything is possible!
Anything else we need to discuss?
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