Expert advice from one of Southwest Michigan's DJs, Jelliefish! Mondays at The Manor- Episode 3

For our third week of Mondays at The Manor, we wanted to hear from one of the areas DJ experts! DJ Shawn “Jellie Bean” McDonough. Owner/Audio Fly guy at Jelliefish Productions. When they are not DJing your special event, they deliver their same Crisp, Clear, Sound to their audio production. They help create or rebrand your business that will make your competition “Jellie”. Jingle packages, creative writing, custom music beds, voiceover specialists. They can make your brand sing like a Rockstar. 

Shawn began DJing when he was just 5 years old and turned his unique talent, into his profession, with over 12 years of experience in the DJing industry he breaks down why you should consider hiring a professional versus the family friend and what types of DJs there are out there

Some of the key topics discussed:

• Booking a friend versus a wedding professional- the good, bad and everything in between!

• Reading the crowd and having recognizable music played

• Get a feel for what vibe you want at your wedding! And pick a DJ who you feel will bring that type of feel or vision come to life through the entertainment

• Get the DJ on the phone! Talk with them and discuss what you are looking for and what they have to offer and what their style is.

Be sure to watch this segment of Mondays at The Manor to hear more on how to select a DJ for your wedding!

To learn more about Jelliefish Productions, visit:

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“Stinging you with the hits” and mixing your favorites. Top 40, Retro, Hip Hop. Rock & Country.  Love to mix them all! Former on air radio personality for over 5 formats and professionally programmed music during my tenure in radio.