My 5 Pieces of Gear ‘On Tour’ by Fatima Hajji
Young DJ, composer Fatima Hajji has been DJing for almost 20 years.
Fátima, Spanish by birth but with Arab origins is a confessed lover of nature and animals, as well as striking colours… and of course, she’s in
She is also an entrepreneur and owns three record labels Standbite, Taikatta and Silver M (her current techno imprint/event brand that’s growing month-by-month). She also releases her music on imprints such as Unity Records and Pornographic Recordings amongst others.
Ahead of a busy touring schedule we are asked her to give us her 5 Pieces of Essential Gear ‘On Tour’.
This is an essential item for my sets. It allows me to play and work with different effects in my sets and totally change some sounds. I really love it, especially mine (its a white one), and the transmission cables are very good as well. I carry it everywhere 🙂
3 x USBs sticks:
I carry 3 sticks with exactly the same music on, as you never know when one can fail. Also, one of them is in a different bag, just in case 🙂
15 x vinyls:
Usually I don’t play them but if all the sound circumstances are correct, I get a lot of enjoyment from bringing some with me and being able to play some in my sets.
I’m always wearing something silvery, especially my jacket (it was more silvery when I bought it 😛 ) and my boots. For a long
An energetic drink:
I’m used to waking up 1 hour before my set time. I need to sleep properly before I go on stage to have maximum energy and a drink helps make the “from the bed to the stage” process work a lot faster. I’d drink a maximum of 2, if I drink more I can’t sleep after the party and it’s not nice. During the week I don’t use it.