Amazing DJs in Albany
Meet DJ Romantics, the dedicated owner and operator of Empire State Events, known for his unwavering commitment to delivering the best experiences possible. Despite his busy schedule, he takes pride in his quick responsiveness to client messages and calls, remaining highly accessible. In addition to his talent as a wedding DJ, Wyatt's talent for selecting the perfect song to enhance or match the moment has secured him the role as the official DJ for the Albany Firewolves, UAlbany Football/Basketball, and Cage Wars. These events demand fine attention to detail, programming, and preparation. If super important communication, reliability, and a rocking dancefloor matter to you, Wyatt is the man for the job!
Owner, DJ & Event Host
Eric is one of NYC’s most sought after entertainers. He owns and operates our sister company Evolving Events NYC, and is kind enough to do events with us as well. He’s been DJing upscale events for the last 15 years and has tremendous experience in packing dancefloors with even the most skeptical crowds. His polished MC style results in a smooth flowing event and high energy on the dance floor. I can confidently say, booking Eric will be the best decision you make in regards to your private event. There are few entertainers that can navigate the toughest events quite like him. He is flexible, professional and always goes above and beyond for his clients.
DJ & Event Host
Meet Thaddeus, one of our most experienced event DJs with a serious talent for reading any crowd and getting them dancing. Recognized as one of our top high-energy Sports DJs, Thaddeus has showcased his skills in notable venues, including the MVP Arena, The Broadview Arena, Tom and Mary Casey Stadium, and Rivers Casino. While his favorite genre is hip-hop, he has an extensive music knowledge of floor fillers to ensure he can get any crowd moving. If you’re looking for a fun time, Thaddeus can bring the energy.
Meet Kyle, a local music educator in Troy NY. As a lifelong musician, Kyle's expertise extends to being a polished MC, instrumentalist, and rockstar DJ. You can catch him performing as the saxophonist for the popular party cover band HARK, or as a guitarist/vocalist with the pop cover duo aCoustiK.Whether you want him to serenade your guests with his saxophone skills on the dance floor or set the ambiance during your cocktail hour, Kyle's versatility is unmatched. With his exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail, you can trust Kyle to provide exceptional service and make your event truly memorable.
DJ, Musician & Event Host
When he’s not touring with the fast-rising Aaron Rizzo, Tristen can be found teaching Bass at the Ithaca College’s School of Music. Tristen is a multi talented musician specializing in string instruments. He also is a pretty amazing assistant on most of our weddings/events. His raw passion for doing events is outwardly obvious; he really enjoys being on events. He prides himself on being helpful where possible on events, whether that means holding the door for the catering staff to bring food out or cleaning up broken glass on the dancefloor, Tristen is the backbone & unsung hero to most of our events. When the event is over, Tristen can be found sneaking a cupcake or a plate of desert for his drive back to the warehouse.
Marshall is one of the most passionate members of our team. He has a lifetime of knowledge in music and audio production. Marshall's most received compliment from clients and guests alike is that "he has amazing song selections that keep the party going". His kind spirit and welcoming presence empower him to connect with just about anyone. He takes great pride in the quality of service he provides. Not only is Marshall a skilled DJ, but he is regularly gigging around town performing as an acoustic singer. He frequently performs acoustic covers at our cocktail hours and will work closely with you to build the perfect playlists!
Introducing Cody, our talented team member! A multi-instrumentalist, audio engineer, DJ in the making, and event host. With a background in the wedding industry since 2017, Cody has skillfully executed the duties of MCing, ceremony audio, and performances on various instruments He's also skilled in providing live audio, lighting, and operating photo booths, among other things! As a freelance musician, Cody is a regular performer in the capital region's music scene, performing with different ensembles and his twin brother Kyle in their party cover duo aCoustiK. He's also the trumpet player for the popular party cover band HARK! Joining our team with a passion for continuous growth, Cody is dedicated to ensuring the success of your event. Book him today and experience his exceptional talent!
Musician, DJ & Event Host
Introducing Justin: a devoted dad and an extraordinary DJ with nearly a decade of experience. DJ Sarri has graced the stages of some fantastic local music festivals and held impressive residencies, notably at Gaffneys in Saratoga. With a deep passion for EDM and electronic music, Justin's DJ style mirrors that of a seasoned performer on a grand stage. He not only understands all the DJing rules but adheres to them meticulously. Justin's extensive familiarity with diverse genres and mixing styles makes him the perfect choice for any event.
Mary Beth is an absolute rockstar MC for our team! Her style is fun, welcoming and always well received. Her ability to make your guests feel comfortable on the dance floor results in guests being able to fully enjoy themselves. She also isn't afraid to get out there on the dance floor to interact and dance with guests. In fact, Mary Beth was hired at an event she was a guest at, simply because Wyatt loved her energy on the dance floor. She truly is a great addition to any party!
Meet Mackenzie 🙂 She can always be found smiling from ear to ear. With a smile as
contagious as hers, it's one of the many reasons she is in charge of our smile-booth. She
oversees and looks after all of our photobooth operations. She will call you before your event to
get an idea of what you’d like your customized overlay to look like. She really enjoys making
each photobooth overlay unique to the event and guest(s) of honor. Mackenzie will be waiting at
the booth for you, so grab a prop and don’t forget to smile!