Annalise was born in raised in the great state of Michigan, joining the Fig DJ/Photo team in October 2011. With a Bachelors degree in Photography, her overwhelming love for the arts and music seamlessly translated into the Fig DJ/Photo creative language. Freytag’s passion for the arts and music began at a young age, starting dance at the age of 3 and continuing it for over 14 years. During that time she was constantly mixing, mashing and editing songs to fit the choreography for her dance classes and dance squad team. She began her photo exploration in high school and continued to develop her own signature style throughout her undergraduate degree at Western Michigan University. Annalise enjoys the idea of being very hands-on with her work both DJ and Photo letting the process become her staple, her fingerprint. She thrives for the city’s fluid music culture and strives to make positive growth in all her endevors. She specializes in an array of music keying in on electro, indie, upbeat-dream pop, hip-hop, dubstep, chillwave and lounge. Annalise is known for her up-beat,animated personality, keen fashion sense, and all around swagger.
Current listens and influences: Broken Social Scene, Caribou, Miike Snow, Beach House, M. Ward, Andrew Bird, The Blacks Keys, James Blake, Baths, Band of Horses, Fleet Foxes, Gold Panda, Animal Collective, The Shins,Nunca Duerma, Duktap, Tybeat, Jaws that Bite, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Mexicans with Guns, Ratatat, Crystal Castles, Daedelus, Flying Lotus, Grizzly Bear, Gorillaz.