Entries by Rod McMahon

A Great Wedding DJ And Why You Need One!

Professional Development, and what makes wedding guests dance. In North America, every city and town has mobile DJs. Many DJs are what I would call “jack of all trades”. They DJ in clubs and bars, host trivia and karaoke nights, DJ the local school dances in addition to weddings and corporate events.  They have to […]

Wedding Planning Tips for Newly Engaged Couples

4 Wedding Planning Tips to get your dream wedding I’ve been seeing tons of engagement announcements coming up on my Facebook feed, followed by a flood of private messages that usually go something like this: “Just got engaged! I have no idea where or how to start planning, HELP!!”  Chances are, many of you have […]

The Perfect Flow at Your Reception

Confession time, we have worked at events that have not had smooth reception flows, but it is easy to remedy! Think of your wedding day as a string of events and then look at the way you connect them.  We’ll will skip your preparation early in the day as we are focused on the music […]

Guild Inn Estate Wedding | Karyn & Ryan

Karyn D’Souza and Ryan Faria had their stunning Guild Inn Estate wedding in June of 2018. Their spectacular evening was accompanied by music icons.  From Queen, to Stevie Wonder, the energy was always high. Their kissing game consisted of trivia about the couple or getting up and singing a love song to the happy couple. […]

Maximum Music Q & A

Below is a real email to a real couple having their wedding at Graydon Hall Manor. By publishing this Maximum Music Q & A we hope it will help you decide if we are also a good fit for your wedding.  After all, if these are their questions, maybe some of them are also yours […]

Rosewater Room Wedding | Erin & Geoff

Erin Valant and Geoff Bethune held their wonderful Rosewater Room wedding on April 28th, 2018. The amazing night was accompanied by music from various artists such as Frank Sinatra, Blake Shelton, and the groom’s own uncle playing the guitar for their first dance. They were looking for a fun night with a packed dance floor, […]

What Wedding DJ Equipment Do I Need?

“Do I need dance lights?” “What about a subwoofer?” “Should I hire a second DJ?”  The’s lots to decide when trying to determine what you need on your wedding day.  You’re wedding DJ equipment is just another one of those decisions.  But we can help!  We’ve been doing this a long time and we think […]

York Mills Gallery Wedding | Andrew & Carmen

Andrew Darley and Carmen LI tied the knot at their delightful, York Mills Gallery wedding on September 9th, 2017. Their evening was filled with music from artists such as Mariah Carry, Daft Punk, and Spice Girls. Who doesn’t love a good throwback?! When it came time to fill the dance floor, they requested the current […]

Benefits of Working with Maximum Music

Sometimes, couples feel it’s strange to deal with us in the office when someone else will be their DJ at the reception.  After 30 years and 10,000 + weddings, we are confident that our system delivers the right (perhaps, Best?) results. Our reputation, reviews, and recommendations speak for themselves, but if you need a “peek […]

What is the Best Reception Music?

You love metal, rap, or acoustic coffeehouse covers, your partner loves Backstreet Boys and current Top 40s.  Your families are Indian and Croatian and your parents want some traditional music. You grew up in or near Toronto listening to FLOW, 103.5, or CFNY.  What a range of music genre’s to try to accommodate!  Don’t stress, […]