Category Archives: Industry Interviews

Mobile Beat 2017 – Year 21

Ryan Burger with several of Mobile beat 21 speaker
Ryan Burger with several of Mobile beat 21 speaker

By Jake Klein This year Mobile Beat Expo celebrated 21 years of being a must-attend source of information, networking, vendors, and products convention in Las Vegas drawing thousands of musically passionate DJs from around the world. Driven by the desire to continue to bring this great Expo to those who need it, love it, and…

“The Mobile DJ Handbook” Author Stacy Zemon

DJ Brian S. Redd interviews Stacy Zemon outside the Mobile Beat Show about her professional background and books. For autographed copies visit “The Mobile DJ Handbook,” “The DJ Sales & Marketing Handbook,” “The Mobile DJ MBA” and “The Mobile DJ Entrepreneur” are also available on

A Major Change at


By Stu Chisholm, “The Complete Disc Jockey” “A change is gonna come” – Sam Cooke The only thing that will never change is change itself, and 2016 has been a year of major change. Some might even say upheaval! is no exception. Our Founder, former Publisher and current Editor, Chief Scribe, and all around…

N.A.M.E. Acquires


By Stacy Zemon, Editor & Chief Scribe We have big news here at! We have joined forces with the National Association of Mobile Entertainers (N.A.M.E.) to bring an even stronger presence to the mobile entertainment industry. As the new owner and publisher, you can be sure N.A.M.E. Will bring you the same quality content…

Selling Hypnotically for DJs: An Interview with Incredible Hypnotist Richard Barker

Richard Barker

By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe Can a DJ use hypnosis on prospects while engaged in the booking process? Whether your skeptical of hypnotism or not, the answer is “Yes!” According to world renowned hypnotist Richard Barker, “Hypnotism is not a magic potion. When I hypnotize someone they expect a zap or some kind…

How to Book More Same Sex Weddings – An Interview with DJ Jodi Duston

DJ Jodi

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” On June 26, 2015, the United States became the twenty-first and most populous country to legalize same-sex marriage as a result of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the case Obergefell versus Hodges. This ruling follows a trend that began in 2003 and legalized same-sex marriage to some degree in…

MMP Entertainment- Marcello Pedalino- Celebrate Life Series- Jason Jani- SCE Event Group

The Celebrate Life Series continues with my good friend, Signature Event Co-collaborator and Founder of the SCE Event Group, Jason Jani.

The Celebrate Life Series: John Murphy

John Murphy, the entertainer, inventor and entrepreneur extraordinaire who paved the way for me and many of my industry peers, was my featured guest for the 20th episode of the Celebrate Life Series. John & I riffed about his previous success as a mobile DJ entertainment entrepreneur as well his most recent multi-million dollar endeavor,…

CHAUVET DJ Master the Ceremony featuring Adam Conway

CHAUVET® DJ presents Master the Ceremony: Tips from Top Mobile Entertainment Companies. This video series shares career tips from top mobile DJs and entertainment companies in the industry. Learn ways to set yourself apart in a saturated market and how to ultimately master every ceremony. In our latest edition, we learn some tips from Adam…

CHAUVET DJ Master the Ceremony featuring Adam Weitz

Learn some tips from Adam Weitz – executive director of A# Sharp Production. Weitz is a nationally recognized entertainer who speaks at trade shows and was voted DJ Times’ “DJ of the Year.” For more info. visit