Norris “da boss” Windross

Norris is one of the longest serving and most influential UK Garage DJ’s. He is renowned for playing funky sets, which along with his high standard of mixing, create high quality memorable sets that rock. He has the skill and expertise to tear it up wherever he plays.

His background in the House ‘n’ Garage scene extenuates his popularity. He began mixing during the late eighties, playing at private gigs and birthday parties. In 1991 he launched his first club night, ‘Yum Yum’ which was highly successful. This proved to be a landmark club, one of the only in London with a strict music policy, playing pure House & Garage, which broke away from the standardized hardcore trends. Norris established reputable acclaim for his ingenuity, and so influenced the scene, as we know it today. Since then Norris has gone from strength to strength becoming one of the leading and best-loved UK garage DJ’s.

By 1992, Norris had earned his title as ‘Da Boss’, which added to his identity. He then became resident for the infamous ‘Black & White’ parties, held at the Gass Club, also holding residency at London’s famous Legends nightclub, playing regularly for the likes of Ministry of Sound, Camden Palace, The Astoria, Limelight and the Gardening Club.

Norris has played extensively throughout Europe. Since ’91, he has been in Ibiza every summer, and has played for all the major clubs on the island. He loves the challenge and excitement of playing abroad and has worked extensively in Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Italy, Belgium, Portugal, Holland and Ayia Napa to name but a few.

Norris has always had a love for music, since he can remember his mum was pumping out loud music on Sunday mornings and went on to run a successful nightclub in the seventies. More recently Norris has produced a string of hits, including the smash ‘Flow’, working besides the likes of Grant Nelson, Gavin Mills, Angel 21 & Many more renowned & up and coming producers.

Currently guests for Smoove at the famous Ministry of sound (Fridays) and also plays regularly at the Reunion @ The Arches, Choca-late @ The Platinum Bar, Sweet Harmony, Aquarium, Brunnel Rooms and a host of other clubs up and down the country, continuing to travel to new venues both nationally and internationally. He is a first class DJ (voted ‘DJ’s favorite DJ’ at the Underground Garage Awards), and is most definitely in a league of his own.

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