Nile Rodgers, #Offline Guest of Honor | Celebrate His Legacy: Chic – “Good Times” + Join Us @ Output, NYC – Tonight!

 

For tonight’s installment of our weekly #Offline party with Q-Tip at Output, we have the extreme pleasure of welcoming legendary musician, producer, guitarist, and songwriter Nile Rodgers as our guest of honor. To celebrate, we’ve taken it back to some of our favorite Nile Rodgers tracks in the days leading up to the party.

Today’s tune is staple party track “Good Times” by Chic, Nile’s band.

Tonight’s #Offline will also be featuring the venerable DJ Spinna as our guest on the turntables. Do not miss this night, folks!

About #Offline
Presented by Giant Step and featuring Grammy award-winning music icon Q-Tip as the resident DJ, #Offline is your chance to unplug, unwind, and get down with some undeniable tunes. Treat yourself to the very best in modern and classic music and come enjoy a night that’s previously been attended by Dave Chappelle, Estelle, Sanford Biggers, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Large Professor, and James Poyser, amongst other notable greats!

Event Details
Giant Step Presents #Offline w/ Q-Tip
Special Guest of Honor Nile Rodgers
& DJ Spinna as Guest DJ

Wednesday, September 25
Doors 10PM

Tickets: $15 (advance)
Purchase tickets

Output
74 Wythe Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

#Offline party flyer after the jump

Norman Jay – Mucho Soul Interview + Video

 

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This year marks the 30th anniversary of Norman Jay’s Good Times sound system. The above video shows various individuals, including Norman, discussing the history of Good Times and its growth into the cultural institution it is today.

Also, Mucho Soul hosted an hour long sit down with the legendary DJ and cover everything from “this year’s no show at Carnival, The History Of Good Times, his beloved Spurs and Norman’s view on the current Disco Re-Edit scene,” amongst many other topics. Find that below!

To boot, you must check out the 30th Anniversary Edition of the Good Times CD collection that dropped a couple months back!

Purchase Norman Jay Presents Good Times 30 on iTunes | Amazon

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