The Carnival godfather Norman Jay MBE and his Good Times Sound System has entertained and educated revelers since the 1980's, bringing new soul, hip hop and house music to the masses.
This August Bank Holiday, after more than 3 decades of bringing the party to the corner of West Row and Southern Row, the founder and master of funk and soul is taking his legendary Sound System east to Mick’s Garage, Queens Yard for third edition of Good Times Goes East. The irrepressible Good Times vibe will be taking over Hackney Wick on Sunday 27 August to show east-enders how it’s done, Carnival style.
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Norman Jay MBE
Norman Jay is unquestionably one of the most respected and popular DJs in the world today. Co-founder of the legendary Good Times Sound System and London dance music station KISS FM, Jay fostered the ‘Rare Groove’ scene pushing the boundaries of the UK’s emerging club culture. Awarded an MBE for services to deejaying and music, he recently compiled his most eclectic compilation to date, ‘Good Times Skank & Boogie’, and is currently taking his legendary Good Times party to selected venues around the UK, continuing to convert generations of clubbers to the cause, championing new sounds, yet never forgetting his musical roots, thus guaranteeing nothing but ‘Good Times’.
The carnival godfather Norman Jay MBE and his Good Times Sound System has entertained and educated revelers since 1984, bringing new soul, hip hop and house music to the masses.