DJ / MC James Van Deven


DJ James Van Deven joined the Soundwave wedding DJ team in 2009.  He DJs about 75 weddings and events yearly for Soundwave.  In addition to his dee jaying, he is involved in the strategic direction of the company, marketing and advertising.

Brides and grooms will find DJ James to be witty and extremely personable. He possesses a  calming demeanor which is critical when performing at weddings. James is very comfortable with music ranging from Big Band to current.

He has an exceptional MC voice that carries incredibly over the microphone.  He has the unique ability to captivate audiences.

Before coming on board with Soundwave, James dee jayed throughout his college years at local night spots and private celebrations. He was also a wedding photographer at Disney.

His DJ style can be described as “sophisticated fun.”

James was married in  2016 and has a son, Aiden.