• Eclectic
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Zakia is an audio producer, radio host and DJ from London. She produces audio documentaries for BBC Radio 4, the World Service and Boiler Room and presents a weekly radio show called Questing on NTS Radio, playing jazz, soul, folk, experimental, dub and psychedelia. She has also presented a Radio 4 documentary on Carriacou's Big Drum tradition and have been on Radio 3's Late Junction as a guest selector.

"I've always been an avid music collector and started DJing while working behind the counter at Honest Jons Records. I'm now a resident DJ at the Jazz Café, and play regularly at home and abroad, at venues and festivals such as the Bussey Building, Brilliant Corners, Corsica Studios, Meadows in the Mountains, Southern Soul Festival and Brainchild."