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Event recaps & tips from the DJ booth

  • DJ Spotlight: AJ Southerland

      Our first DJ spotlight is on one of Local Motion Entertainment’s most seasoned veterans. DJ’ing since the age of 12, AJ Southerland is a Penn State nightlife staple and a versatile wedding DJ with over 150 weddings under his belt. AJ is known and respected by his peers and is highly regarded as Local […]

  • The DJ Nightmare

     

    Hiring a wedding DJ can be a bit overwhelming. We’ll say it… it can be downright frightening.

    [br]But why? Why is something that should be so fun and easy so damned scary?

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    Recent Wedding Photos

    We’re definitely not professional photographers, but we do have iPhones and love to snap pictures when we’re setting up for a big wedding or rocking the house with a full dance floor! Here are some of our most recent pictures… enjoy!

  • Cocktail Hour Music

    Cocktail Hour Favorites

    Many couples overlook the important of cocktail hour and the vibe it sets for the entire wedding reception. We love cocktail hour and think it’s important to have great music for your guests from the second they step foot in your venue which is why all of our wedding DJ packages include complimentary cocktail music.

    Here’s a list of some of our favorite wedding cocktail hour songs for 2012 via Spotify playlist.

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    The Power!

    It’s been an amazing 2012 wedding season thus far, but few weddings can match the “unique” factor that Lauren & Cody brought to the table on their big day. Here’s the story… It was a beautiful morning as we packed our vehicle and begun to make the drive nice and early to Lily Manor in Mifflintown, PA. […]

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    Rocking the Classics!

    Being located in the heart of Penn State University means that our team is regularly performing at College events and Penn State nightlife spots. We’re always on top of the latest and greatest hits, but there’s something about the classics that warm our musical souls. Being a team of diverse, chameleon-life DJs we didn’t think […]

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    Uplighting: Before & After

    One of the most economical ways to transform your wedding venue and add mood to your event is by “uplighting” or lightscaping your bridal party head table. Here’s a great before & after shot from a Jenna & Brent’s wedding at the Ramada Conference Center in State College, PA.We used red uplights with white icicle […]

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    Our Favorite Blog…

    Every DJ has a favorite DJ, and while the club DJ inside of me has a special place in my heart for DJ A-Trak, Armand Van Helden, Grandmaster Flash & DJ AM (RIP), the mobile and wedding DJ in me has even more respect for Elite Entertainment’s DJ Mike Walter. Mike Walter is not only […]