Event DJ

Oaks Farm Weddings – A DJ Review

Oaks Farm First Dance

Oaks Farm Weddings – A DJ Review Oaks Farm Weddings This past weekend was my first wedding of 2023. The venue Oaks Farm – a picturesque setting tucked away in Shirley Hills on the Surrey-Kent border, is one of the most popular wedding settings in the south east. Alice and Owain were a great couple […]

DJing for all Age Group Events and Family Parties

Family Party

How to be a Birthday Party DJ for all age Groups One of the challenges of being a Birthday Party DJ is that you are often playing to a crowd which includes an age range as varied as 0-90. Weddings and mixed age groups events being a prime example. Here are some quick tips on […]

The Wedding DJ Playlist – A Definitive Guide

Wedding DJ

The Wedding DJ Playlist – A Definitive Guide As an Event DJ, I have the pleasure of being a part of a number of weddings each year. Wedding reception bookings make up a large proportion of the work I carry out. These are definitely some of the most enjoyable gigs. Being able to create the […]

ADJ Pro Event Table II Equinox Truss Booth System Review

ADJ Pro Event Table II Equinox Truss Booth System Review I have gigged the LiteConsole GO for a number of years now. This premium booth has served me well, but hasn’t been without its issues. The GO retails at the best part of £1,000, and for that amount of money, the carry bags it comes […]

Six Months with the Numark NS6ii Review

Six Months with the Numark NS6ii Review I’m a big fan of two channel controllers. There’s something about the look/feel/symmetry/size which I feel a lot happier with than the four channel counterpart. However, as an Event DJ, the four channels aren’t really negotiable. Last April, I found myself in the market for a new controller. […]

How I Avoided a Mobile DJ Disaster

Club DJ

How I Avoided a Mobile DJ Disaster How it Began This past Saturday night was particularly eventful. I was booked to play at a 40th Anniversary party at Sidcup Working Men’s Social Club. The client had been in touch a few times prior to the event and sent me a rough playlist the middle of […]

Why is Serato the Best DJ Software?

Serato DJ

Why is Serato the Best DJ Software? Serato DJ Pro Serato DJ Pro is my digital DJ software of choice. I have tried and tested the majority of options available to mobile DJs including Traktor, Virtual DJ and Djay Pro to name but a few. While Serato might not be perfect, it ticks more boxes […]

The DJ Equipment I Use and Why

DJ Equipment

The Mobile DJ Equipment I Use and Why I have used a variety of different mobile DJ equipment over the years. Thanks to the internet, you can undertake a vast amount of research prior to making a significant purchase, but there is no substitute for getting hands. I need to know what works in terms […]