Lighting parties on fire since 2009 with a variety of spicy tracks!
Let radio host Roman Candles DJ your Honolulu wedding, prom, graduation, birthday, corporate or private party. I excel in making the crowd get funky!
Price Range: $400-$900
Gig Length: 120 - 720 minutes
Languages: English, Spanish
Insurance: $2,000,000 - Two million dollar general liability policy covers the venue, myself, and you, the couple!
Unions: ADJA, NAME, NACE
What to Expect
I have the latest and greatest high quality audio and visual gear.
Regardless of the crowd, I always play the right song for the right moment.
I'm Roman Candles, host of The Morning Jive every Thursday 6-9am on 90.3 KTUH FM Honolulu.
As a weekly radio & club DJ with over 5 years experience in Honolulu, I have promo access to the latest Top 40 and underground music releases. My library is also filled with over 50,000 classic rock, funk, disco, jazz, electronic, hip hop, R&B, Hawaiian, reggae, soul, and pop songs from 1940 to 2014.
Each wedding, prom, graduation, holiday party, corporate or private event I produce is based on the musical preferences of you and your guests, with everything mixed together seamlessly.
I'm a licensed business in Hawai'i & insured to $2M.
I'm also a great MC and have sweet lasers, lights, fog, bubbles, cordless mics, and a projector/screen.
Call now and let's start planning your dream party!
Additional Booking Notes
I use the latest industry standard equipment, including:
-2014 Macbook Pro Retina with 1TB SSD, 16GB of RAM, 2.6 GHz Quad Core i7
-QSC powered speakers and subwoofer
-RANE Sixty Two mixer
-Two Pioneer 1000 Mk3 CDJs
-Two Technics Mk5 analog turntables
-Two AKG cordless microphones
-Shure SM58S corded microphones
-10x Chauvet sound activated dance & accent lighting (RGB lasers, UV, Strobe, LED beams, LED wash)
-A quiet Honda 2000W generator.
I have a huge library to be able to take live requests, but it helps to have your musical preferences in advance to better prepare. My library consists of over 50,000 songs in every genre from 1940 to 2014. I download all my music legally or digitize it from vinyl or CDs. The MP3s are encoded at 320 kbps, the highest quality setting.
Some cheap DJs pirate music illegally off the internet, resulting in low quality MP3 files (192 kbps or worse) that sound poor in comparison, and your guests will be able to hear the difference!
Influences & Inspiration
Classic rock such as the Beatles and Pink Floyd, classic dub and roots reggae such as Roots Radics, King Tubby and Scientist, old school funk and soul including James Brown, Parliament, Funkadelic, Gap Band. Also classic hip hop such as Snoop Dogg and A Tribe Called Quest, and classic house such as Carl Cox and Frankie Knuckles.
A 6' x 6' covered space