Mike has been passionate about music since a very young age. He is a multi-instrumentalist who started off playing piano at the age of 7. He later was trained in saxophone, guitar, drums and voice. Mike studied Music Business with a concentration in voice at Illinois State University. While at Illinois State, he interned at a music venue called The Castle Theatre, where he learned a lot about how the entertainment industry functions. Mike has and continues to play in rock bands, where he has played shows for crowds of over 2000 people. After college, Mike worked at Willow Creek Community Church for 4 years, where he was on stage weekly, singing and leading thousands of students and adults.
Mike was drawn to DJing, because of his passion for music, performance and fun. Mike loves keeping the dance floor packed with music tailored specifically to your event! He takes pride in being able to read the crowd and switch up music on the spot, ensuring the party keeps going. Mike has been DJing for over 7 years and has DJed events and dances for crowds of over 1500! Mike wants nothing more than to make your day special by keeping the dancing going with music you love and by providing excellent MCing!
DJ Mike Bailey Weddings + Events