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Guys on the Radio: DJ Service Reviews
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Reviewed On 11/30/2016 by Kelsey M
Seriously, the best! Never questioned who my DJ was going to be. I have seen "Guys" in action at a few weddings preceding mine, and was really impressed with how they carry themselves. I hired DJ Shap and DJ Tommy to DJ my wedding. From mee...
Reviewed On 6/26/2017 by Whitney G
Guys on The Radio is hands down the best DJ service and I would choose them again in a heartbeat!
When it came to entertainment for our reception, we had gotten rave reviews about Guys on the Radio from friends and family and we knew we had t...
Response from the Vendor on 06/26/2017
Whitney, thanks for your kind words! Your wedding was wonderful. We had a great time! - JC
Reviewed On 6/16/2016 by Juliana K
These guys are the best! I planned the whole event through email and phone calls, and everything went perfect! The flow of the night was awesome, they were professional and so nice, and they really made the party! The music was perfect, even th...
Reviewed On 12/06/2018 by Kerri B
very easy to work with! They even helped us get an officiant. We live a few hours from Starved Rock where our wedding took place, so we met with Joe once and otherwise communicated by email. They were quick to respond to us and kept us on trac...
Reviewed On 11/14/2018 by Christina R
My husband and I just had our wedding at Starved Rock and had the privledge of having the Guys on the Radio as our DJs. Shap was so incredibly easy to work with and he helped us out so muh with planning our whole day (which we were not expectin...
Response from the Vendor on 11/14/2018
Thanks Christina! So glad we could be a part of yours and David's special day! Be on the lookout for an email with your special first dance mp3 soon! -- Shap
Reviewed On 10/22/2018 by Nina K
The Guys on the Radio were by far the best decision we made wedding planning! They were great to work with and everything was so organized and easy! They were a huge part of making our reception go so smoothly and kept the party going all night...
Reviewed On 9/09/2018 by Kristin J
We can’t say enough about how wonderful JC and his team were for our big day! They were very organized and kept me on track leading up to the wedding. JC was so friendly and awesome we honestly felt he was part of the wedding party. He truly ca...
Response from the Vendor on 09/10/2018
Kristin! Thank you so much! You had a great team that day... from your photographer to your friend Jenny (who is an amazing planner) to your friends and family who all came together to throw you and Lorin an AMAZING party. Tell Uncle Mike...
Reviewed On 8/28/2018 by Stacy T
Zam Zam and DJ Hotlips were phenomenal at our wedding over the weekend! They were extremely patient and accommodating to our requests/needs! Highly recommend using Guys on the Radio.
Response from the Vendor on 09/10/2018
So happy to hear that Stacy!! Congratulations! - JC
Reviewed On 8/09/2018 by Danielle L
We made the right decision going with Guys on the Radio! Joe and Tommy did an amazing job keeping our party going all night. We received so many compliments on our music, the packed dance floor, and general awesome time. Orchestrated all by Joe...
Response from the Vendor on 08/09/2018
Awesome!! Congratulations Danielle! Glad to hear Joe and Tommy knocked it out of the park for you!
Reviewed On 7/31/2018 by Gina C
Really glad we hired Guys on the Radio. They were top notch. JC was our DJ & he did an amazing job. He went above and beyond for us - customized everything and even threw in a nice surprise. We had Kevin play at our ceremony & the cocktail hou...
Reviewed On 7/31/2018 by Lauren B
The DJs were super kind and very responsive. The up lighting was beautiful.
Response from the Vendor on 07/31/2018
Lauren. Thank you for your comments.
I have reached out to find out what we can do better, and you have filled us in... I appreciate the feedback.
Reviewed On 7/09/2018 by Sarah U
We were thrilled with our service from Guys on the Radio! We thought JC went above and beyond. Excellent!
Reviewed On 6/16/2018 by Alina K
Our wedding was just a couple weeks ago and our DJ, JC was great! He met with us twice and really wanted to do his best to give us the reception we wanted. He tried so hard to pronounce difficult family names and he did a fantastic job. At our ...
Reviewed On 6/15/2018 by Marsha B
We found Guys on the Radio at the Starved Rock Bridal Expo. We opted for the Diamond package which included a costume monogram, photo montage with 3 dvd copies, and 16 uplights. They also offered officiant services, which we opted for. We wante...
Reviewed On 5/16/2018 by Erin H
JC did such an awesome job at our wedding at Starved Rock. He really listened to what we wanted to have played and him and Kevin always had people up on the dance floor! Everyone had a blast and really enjoyed the music. I also loved that JC ma...
Reviewed On 12/13/2017 by Katie C
Where do I even begin... JC was absolutely fantastic!
Our wedding was a little nontraditional. We did not have a sit down dinner, instead had passed and stationed hors devours. This left more time for dancing, more than most weddings. Our fina...
Reviewed On 11/02/2017 by Jessica J
They are amazing to work with!! The dance floor was full until the very end of the reception!! I recommend them to anyone who wants to have a great time!! Thank you so much!
Reviewed On 10/23/2017 by Emiy G
JC and Joe did an AMAZING job for my wedding. Made it super stress free as the bride, they really made the whole night/day! JC made it easy to meet up and discuss our big day since we weren't local! I would highly highly recommend them
Reviewed On 9/19/2017 by Billy C
Guys on the Radio did a good job at our wedding. We did feel like things we asked to be included had to be re-requested the day of. We asked for swing music before the day-of and the groom still had to go up and ask again. So just make sure you...
Response from the Vendor on 09/19/2017
Thanks for the kind words. I would love to learn more about this miscommunication with our DJs so we can avoid this with future events. Please email me at [email protected]
Reviewed On 9/06/2017 by Lindsey H
Hands down the best DJ service around!! I can't thank the " Guys on the radio" enough. They MADE my wedding day! Highly recommend is a understatement. The whole team is absolutely amazing. I could go on with all of the good to say about this te...
Reviewed On 8/02/2017 by caroline d
This service rocks. The best. They had everyone on the dance floor and kept the party going. They were easy to work with, accommodating, knowledgeable, and the cost was reasonable. I recommend them without reservation. Awesome.
Response from the Vendor on 08/02/2017
Thank you so much for your kind words!!
Reviewed On 7/25/2017 by Amy S
We received so many compliments from our guests about Guys on the Radio as our DJ. They kept the night moving--there weren't any lulls during the reception--and really read the crowd for what type of music to play. The dance floor was busy the ...
Response from the Vendor on 07/25/2017
Thank you Amy!
You made my job SUPER easy with all your notes and excellence in planning your day. I was happy to execute it for you!!
Reviewed On 3/23/2017 by Raynor C
I would highly recommend these guys for a wedding super professional, and we got nothing but compliments on there service. They helped make the night perfect.
Reviewed On 3/21/2017 by Jennifer C
We had Guys on the Radio DJ our reception last weekend. Shap was our DJ, and he did a phenomenal job! He was really easy to work with. I couldn't be happier. He made the reception run really smoothly, and he was very professional. We've been ge...
Reviewed On 12/12/2016 by Julianna R
We had DJ Jon and he was awesome, we had a small wedding and he was able to keep the party going all night long. Kevin played guitar and sang and he was amazing. My guests were pleased and we were beyond happy. Thank you
Contact Info for Guys on the Radio: DJ Service
915 Bern Street, Spring Valley, IL | Starved Rock, LaSalle-Peru, Ottawa, Mendota, Princeton(815) 200-9209