Name Malcolm Jay
Type of DJ Personality & Mixing
Malcolm started his career in entertainment whilst serving in the Royal Air Force entertaining in the various NAAFI clubs. Upon leaving the services Malcolm was given his break into the nightclub world and was given a residency at Mr B’s later to be renamed MB’s at Hemsby near to his home town of Great Yarmouth, there started a long career worldwide in clubs, bars and radio.
A former discus thrower Malcolm is large in stature and has an even bigger personality. He could best be described as an “extrovert showman and a larger than life loveable rogue” who truly loves his work and always strives to give one hundred percent whilst performing, a consummate professional both on and off stage.
Malcolm Has worked worldwide, appearing at many clubs and venues some of which are listed below:
BETTER OL’E China
RICK’S CAFÉ’S Hong Kong
NANA LIQUID Bangkok
FACTORY Zakynthos Greece
CUNARD Cruise Lines
BRITTANY FERRIES Ships
KINGS CLUB Canvey Island
CLUB EXTREEM Bexley Heath
SCOTTISH & NEWCASTLE Chain
CENTRAL PARK Chain
TIFFANY’S Great Yarmouth
TABU Great Yarmouth
151 CLUB Great Yarmouth
BRITANIA PIER Great Yarmouth
CHICARGO ROCK CAFÉ’S Chain
VIENNA’S Bury St Edmunds
RONNEL’S Luton LINDSAY’S Lincoln
HARD ROCK CAFÉ’S Worldwide Chain
OSCAR’S Roda Corfu
Vibe Kavos Corfu
CHAPLIN’S Salou Spain
HUSH HUSH Lowestof
MERCY XS Norwich
Top hotel work at events worldwide, for venues including, the London Hilton and Marriot Hotels, plus outside dance events both as support DJ and headliner.
Malcolm has worked with chart bands and artists worldwide, he also ran the official Radio Caroline Road show which has toured both here in the UK and in Spain and
Malcolm’s former clients include….
Glaxo Smith Cline, British Aerospace, London Hilton, Mariot Hotels, Sas Radison Hotel London, Jet Air, Holiday Inns, Cunard, Brittany Ferries, Plus many more corporate companies….
Malcolm was trained in broadcasting and radio techniques by Radio Broadland’s head presenter John Warrick and is just as at home in the studio as he is on stage, presenting shows on WKLF L.A. Radio, Voice of peace Radio in the middle east, Cunard Radio onboard cruise liners, Radio Caroline, Supernova Fm, CMR FM,Dance show on Park Radio plus many more RSL stations both here in the UK and overseas.
Malcolm has worked in China at one of the country’s biggest and most fashionable clubs ‘The Better Ole’ in Shenzhen, a club which holds in excess of 4000 people and is a full on dance venue, also in Hong Kong at the world famous ‘Joe Bananas’ bar, and most of the Ricks Café chain in Hong Kong, hard rock cafés, all to great acclaim.
In 2002 Malcolm started his own business through the new entrepreneur’s scholarship. He graduated business studies through the scheme and launched the business, a full on mobile nightclub with a twenty metre square trilite structure lighting rig over the dance floor including a 12 kilowatt pa and all the lighting effects you would expect to see in a top club anywhere in the world, catering for large social gatherings, corporate events, and big parties, etc with a true club feel to the events.
2010 saw Malcolm abroad in Thailand and using his new video rig to mix both visuals and sound simultaneously, also using the new Vibe visual rig in the uk to great acclaim with clients old and new.
2011 working freelance for atmosphere bars and clubs throughout the chain and club / mobile work
2012 Main Dj and Sound /Linghting tech at Oscar’s Roda in Corfu and guest appearances at Vibe in Kavos Corfu and Chaplin,s Salou Spain, Currently working in the Uk Club scene/roadshow work
2013 Working Uk & overseas,flybacks, Clubs and roadshow work
Malcolm is familiar with most types of studio and stage sound and lighting equipment having good technical skills with both digital and analoge gear. He is also computer literate and is capable of running lots of different programs and not only music based.
He is adaptive to his environment and can fit in quickly, very much a team player with a good sense of humour and good people skills; he is very creative with his music and approach to the job with strong vocal skills and good mic presence.
Malcolm holds a full UK driving license and a full British passport, he is happy working both at home in the UK or overseas, with or without his own equipment.
Latest Club References
Reference from Adam Lamb
General Manager Chicago Rock Café King’s Lynn
For the past few months I have had the pleasure to have Malcolm Jay DJ for me here at Chicago rock café King’s Lynn.
Malcolm’s flair and passion for the job was a joy to behold and spread to the customers coming thought our doors every session he worked.
Malcolm brought to us years of experience which became vital to help us boost sales and make sure the customers had the best night possible.
I would gladly have Malcolm back in the future.
I have the full belief that Malcolm would provide the best performance out there among the DJ’s around the UK and am sure he will be a great success.
Reference from Gary Holloway
General Manager JJ’s Coventry
I have known Malcolm Jay for several years and know him to be a first class DJ.
In touch with his music and that of a variety of club crowds, Malcolm never fails to fill the floor. Not only is he a technically proficient DJ with a good knowledge of music but he also possesses an excellent voice and knows how to use his personality to add to the atmosphere.
Malcolm is professional and reliable and has an excellent understanding of the nightclub industry in all its forms.
I would recommend Malcolm for any suitable employment.
GM JJ’s Coventry