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 buy records from this esteemed website.
Zaf's previous forays into compilations include compiling the whole of the P&P series on Sussd records, as well as the Deep Disco Culture series. He has also released two reissue 12's on Kindred Spirits in 2010/2011, China Burton/Razzmatazz, followed by Roy Ayers/Cash 12". In December 2011 the Deep Disco & Boogie CD was released. Next up was the critically acclaimed Americana co-compiled with Mark Goodvibes followed by the now sold out Private Wax both released on the world famous BBE label. Americana 2 was released in November 2013.
Zaf also released the Private Wax Holy Grail vinyl only series through BBE Records, the first one was King
Tutt-You Got Me Hung Up/D-A-N-C-I-N. Release date November 25, 2013.
2nd release in Private Wax Holy Grail vinyl only series through BBE Records is Martin Dumas Jr-Belief, Attitude & Determination, April 2015.
Private Wax 2 on BBE was released in 2015.
Zaf released his first edit on Moton in June 2016 to critical acclaim, it was single of the month in DJ Mag.
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.
Zaf appeared at Southport Weekender 49 with Sadar Bahar, Dimitri & Kon amongst others, and is a resident
DJ at the Sunsplash Festival in Turkey.
Zaf has featured in the Boileroom Collection Series...