Bay Area Beats has over 18 years of experience DJ'ing, playing in bands & providing sound for weddings, company events, celebrity & private parties. Currently with 40 Five Star Reviews on Wedding Wire Network = many happy past clients! We are new to GigMasters, but not new to professional DJ service! Founded in Hawaii in 2011 & relocated to Bay Area. Bay Area Beats DJ's & Bands are here to bring great music to the masses of San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley & really anywhere in the region or US! On our team we have Adrian Blackhurst, aka DJ Boogiemeister, & Alex Storm to provide DJ services. Also the option for performance from sought after band Afrolicious (an 8 piece live afro-funk band signed to ESL Recordings record label). You can read full bios of both DJ's & Afrolicious below.
Both have backgrounds in bands, producing, MC'ing & DJ'ing regionally, nationally & even internationally for years!
Bay Area Beats work with event planners & book directly with clients. Formerly they were established in Hawaii & DJ'd most of the big venues on the islands, including The Ritz Carlton, The Hyatt, Westin, Sheraton, etc. Now, as they establish themselves as a #1 DJ & Mobile Music company in the Bay Area, the word is getting out!
Bay Area Beats are proud members of WeddingWire (the nations leading site for wedding vendors) & received 2018, 2017, 2015 & 2014 Bride's Choice Award from WeddingWire, placing them in the Top 5% of Wedding Professionals.
Whether it's a wedding, company event, or private party, we will rise to the occasion & ignite your dance floor!
Adrian & Joe's combined DJ skills, amazing music collection, listening & people skills, plus quality gear make them #1 Bay Area Beats DJs for your event in San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, or anywhere worldwide!
In another county near Bay Area = No problemo! We got YOU!
The Music :: We can custom create DJ mixes for various styles, but we play anything you want to hear from: Rock, Funk, Latin, Lounge, EDM, Pop/Top40, Country, you name it, its your party! Just trust us....we have 60,000 songs so ready for anything! We also can play 100% your playlist you compile! We also specialized in Ethnic Weddings: Indian Weddings, Latin Weddings & Events with various cultural themes.
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DJ Boogiemeister ::
Boogiemeister founded Maui Beats & LA Beats DJ services currently serving both locations with premiere DJ/MC/Sound for your events.
Besides weddings, company events & private parties, he has performed at major festivals & events such as Symbiosis, Burning Man, Mystic Garden Gathering, Source Gatherings, Hallowbaloo Fest, Art-Mixx festival on Maui & from Cabo, Mexico to Vancouver BC, Poland to Thailand & then some. Boogiemeister is also a musician & produces & spins House, Global Bass, Future Funk, Moombahton, Electro-Swing & then some, with the focus always on FUN & making people BOOGIE with the magic of music!
DJ ALex Storm ::
A recent transplant from Wisconsin, Alex is ready to take the Bay Area music scene by storm! He has hundreds of weddings, dance parties, and corporate events under his belt, and his professionalism, experience level, and musical knowledge are well beyond his years. Alex has also worked on production events in Miami, San Antonio, Austin, Phoenix, Chicago & his hometown of Milwaukee. An appreciation for all genres of music and a knack for reading the crowd gives DJ Storm the ability to show anyone and everyone a real good time!
Afrolicious has established themselves as one of the most legendary top live world fusion bands on the scene. Over the years they have evolved as founding DJ/Producer Pleausremaker (Joe McGuire) alongside brother Señor Oz (Oz McGuire) hooked up with some of the most exciting musicians in the California music scene.
Afrolicious band and soundsystem have performed at such legendary venues as Red Rocks, Sierra Nevada World Music Festival, Electric Forest Festival, Snow Globe, Burningman, Sea of Dreams, The Independent, Great American Music Hall, Elbo Room in San Francsico (5 plus years weekly residency), Cielo, Nublu, Bembe, Zanzibar, Silent Frisco. The band has played alongside such artists as: Thievery Corporation, Jimmy Cliff, Fishbone, Balkan Beat Box, Rob Garza, Novalima, The Pimps of Joytime, Nickodemus, Johnny Osbourne, See-I, Ghostland Observatory, Beats Antique, J.Boogie, DJ Smash,
Afrolicious remixes and original productions can be found on labels such as ESL Music, Six Degrees Records, Akwaaba Music, Bagpak Music and more.