Category Archives: Cocktail Hour

“Adam took the songs off our existing list that were appropriate for a cocktail hour, added some of his own suggestions, and got it to us in a couple days for our input.”

Rebecca H, Philadelphia, PA
Married June 2015
National Museum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia, PA

Below are examples of pre-mixed cocktail hours, made in collaboration between the DJ and couple.

Warrington Country Club Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the Warrington Country Club

This mix features classic rock, hip-hop and some Latin indie.

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Twentieth Century Club Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the Twentieth Century Club of Lansdowne.

This cocktail hour mix features swing & big band music from the 1930s, and modern interpretations of the style.


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Valley Green Inn Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the historic Valley Green Inn in Philadelphia, PA.

Featuring a mix of indie & 80s music. Artists include Warpaint, Tears for Fears, Zola Jesus, Santigold, The Arcs, Camera Obscura and Big Audio Dynamite II.

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Auletto Caterers Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at Auletto Caterers in Almonesson, NJ.

This cocktail hour mix features music by Dirty Heads, Incubus, Freestylers, Donavon Frankenreiter, Hunter Hayes, and The Temper Trap. I need to thank the couple for turning me on to Blessid Union of Souls – Hey Leonardo.
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Elmwood Park Zoo Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the Elmwood Park Zoo.

This cocktail hour mix features music by Shovels & Rope, Jason Isbell, Shakey Graves, Lord Huron, Dawes, and The Be Good Tanyas. During cocktail hour, guests will have the opportunity to feed the giraffe. That’s right: a real live giraffe!
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Blue Bell Country Club Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the Blue Bell Country Club

Featuring music by Oasis, Bruno Mars, Elvis Costello, Rusted Root, Michael Bublé, Colbie Caillat and Fleetwood Mac. Did you know that Colbie Caillat’s dad was the sound engineer on Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours?
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Awbury Arboretum Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at Awbury Arboretum in Philadelphia, PA.

Featuring a selection of excellent tunes in diverse genres like hip-hop, classic rock, indie rock and a healthy dose of good old grunge.

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Friedman Farms Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at Friedman Farms in Dallas, PA.

Featuring music by Father John Misty, Sylvan Esso, Glass Animals, Beirut, William Onyeabor, Arcade Fire, and a few classic rock favorites. My favorite song on the mix is Don’t Know What’s Normal by Shintaro Sakamoto. I have no idea where the bride and groom discovered this song, but I love it!

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Mütter Museum Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at The Mütter Museum at The College of Physicians of Philadelphia.

Featuring music by Mac Demarco, DeVotchKa, The Troggs, Black Sabbath, and M. Ward. The most infectious ear worm on this mix is Peter Sarstedt’s classic Where Do You Go To (My Lovely).
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Community Arts Center Cocktail Hour

Custom made for a wedding at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford, PA.

Featuring music by The Rolling Stones, Mark Ronson, Electric Light Orchestra, The Beatles, Jarabe de Palo, Buena Vista Social Club, Generationals, Fitz & The Tantrums, Electric Guest, Dr. Dog, Real Estate, Average White Band, James Brown, The Impressions, Sly and The Family Stone, and The Velvet Underground. We filleted a live Frank Zappa track called Been To Kansas City In A Minor which opens and closes the mix.
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