Midnight In A Perfect World: DJ ZAI

Local Music, Midnight In A Perfect World
02/23/2017
Alex Ruder

DJ ZAI is the alias of Seattle native Isaiah Hinojosa, a self-taught vinyl DJ that strives to connect the dots between a variety of global club sounds every time he gets behind the decks. With a refined taste that covers a wide range of genres and tempos, he can frequently be found spinning at progressive club nights such as Research, Jet, Customs, FWD, and OMW. ZAI's ability to handle numerous styles has also enabled him to lend support for a variety of world class talent, including Hodge, R3ll, Jacques Greene, Cooly G, and Rizzla. His exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World is a premier showcase of his eclectic and cutting-edge style, smoothly bouncing between the outer fringes of techno, house, UK funky, Gqom, and other fledgling experimental club rhythms from all over the world for an immersive and thrilling sonic journey.

ArtistSong
Midnight in a Perfect WorldIntro
DJ YellowRide the Rhythm
DJ LagGhost On The Loose
NKCBTD150
TLC FamNo 2 Beef (Slima)
Big Homie & Habibiboi Carne Guiso
Markee LedgeUnderground Railroad
Dean LyonHow Deep Is Ur Luv (deanlyon dub)
Black MagicLet It Go (M.A.W. Dub)
Drew SkyTemper Tantrum
IkonikaStick Shaker
Paul JohnsonTenacious
RandomerStupid Things I Do (New School Mix)
FSlow Down
4GBooty Hunting
BreachFatherless (Doc Daneeka MRR SNRZZ Remix)
D.O.K Funky
DominoweUmthakathi
DJ Lag16th Step
ImaabsCautiverio
DANNNAudio Drama
The CyclistBorn in '92
Midnight in a Perfect WorldOutro

Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a perfect world is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.

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