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Hollister Entertainment

Schenectady , NY
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Schenectady, NY 12306 US

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518-881-5539

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ABOUT US

Chris Hollister has been DJ'ing at Weddings and other special events in the Capital Region area since 1989. Chris is an energetic and fun DJ who can make any event special. Chris excels... Read more
Chris Hollister has been DJ'ing at Weddings and other special events in the Capital Region area since 1989. Chris is an energetic and fun DJ who can make any event special. Chris excels at getting people up on the dance floor by playing just the right music and keeping them up on the floor by playing the right song at the right time. Chris is very flexible and easy to work with, and he will customize your reception to include exactly what you want. He has a funny, friendly and warm personality, while still maintaining a high level of professionalism. Chris will do what ever he can to make sure your big day goes just the way that you envisioned it would! Read less
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INFO FOR DJ

What music genres do you specialize in?
Country, Electronic, Hip Hop, Jazz, Oldies, Pop, R&B/Soul, Rock, Top 40
What services do you offer?
Consultation, Do-Not-Play List, Liability Insurance, MC, One Event/Day
What additional equipment do you offer?
Uplighting

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Kelli
Wedding:
6/18/2016
5.0/5.0
Chris was wonderful! He kept our guests out on the dance floor and everyone had a fun time! We gave him almost complete control with the song choices, only choosing first dance songs, and he did an amazing job keeping a fun atmosphere. Would totally recommend!
Chris was wonderful! He kept our guests out on the dance floor and everyone had a fun time! We gave him almost complete Read more...
Chris was wonderful! He kept our guests out on the dance floor and everyone had a fun time! We gave him almost complete control with the song choices, only choosing first dance songs, and he did an amazing job keeping a fun atmosphere. Would totally recommend! Read less
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Wedding:
6/10/2016
5.0/5.0
Chris was amazing from the first second we met him. He understood exactly what we were looking for. He was very professional in all of our meetings and gave great suggestions for music. We didn't know exactly what we wanted for cocktail hour or dinner music, but Chris gave us lots of suggestions. He provided our ceremony music along with the reception. The reception was awesome. He played everything we wanted plus much more. He took requests but didn't allow the music to go too far outside of what we had wanted. All of our guests loved him! There were many people that spent the whole night on the dance floor and many that only left to run to the bar!

Chris was is fun, professional, and just an all round awesome guy! If you're looking for a DJ that is going to keep the party going all night he is your guy!
Chris was amazing from the first second we met him. He understood exactly what we were looking for. He was very Read more...
Chris was amazing from the first second we met him. He understood exactly what we were looking for. He was very professional in all of our meetings and gave great suggestions for music. We didn't know exactly what we wanted for cocktail hour or dinner music, but Chris gave us lots of suggestions. He provided our ceremony music along with the reception. The reception was awesome. He played everything we wanted plus much more. He took requests but didn't allow the music to go too far outside of what we had wanted. All of our guests loved him! There were many people that spent the whole night on the dance floor and many that only left to run to the bar!

Chris was is fun, professional, and just an all round awesome guy! If you're looking for a DJ that is going to keep the party going all night he is your guy! Read less
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Pete
Wedding:
6/4/2016
5.0/5.0
Chris did a fantastic job with our wedding. Music was great all night and the dance floor was filled. Chris also did the music for our ceremony and it was perfect. Highly recommend Chris as your DJ!
Chris did a fantastic job with our wedding. Music was great all night and the dance floor was filled. Chris also did the Read more...
Chris did a fantastic job with our wedding. Music was great all night and the dance floor was filled. Chris also did the music for our ceremony and it was perfect. Highly recommend Chris as your DJ! Read less
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Nick
Wedding:
5/28/2016
5.0/5.0
If you're looking for a good time and a great DJ, look no further DJ Chris Hollister Will make your special day even more special. From the very first phone call to Chris till the end of the night on our wedding day in May Chris made us feel very important and just wanted to help us celebrate the one day we were looking forward to for months. Could not be any happier with Chris Hollister, awesome job and don't hesitate he books up fast.
If you're looking for a good time and a great DJ, look no further DJ Chris Hollister Will make your special day even more Read more...
If you're looking for a good time and a great DJ, look no further DJ Chris Hollister Will make your special day even more special. From the very first phone call to Chris till the end of the night on our wedding day in May Chris made us feel very important and just wanted to help us celebrate the one day we were looking forward to for months. Could not be any happier with Chris Hollister, awesome job and don't hesitate he books up fast. Read less
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Heather
Wedding:
5/14/2016
5.0/5.0
Chris is absolutely the BEST!! Since our wedding we have received an abundant of compliments about the AWESOME DJ! Chris has been incredibly easy to work with and easily accessible through email, phone, etc. He is very attentive and responsive. We love a LARGE VARIETY of music and Chris was able to incorporate our requests into an AMAZING mix. Our guests danced to everything and the DANCE FLOOR WAS PACKED literally all night!! Guests of all ages were up dancing and everyone had a blast. Chris also did the music for our ceremony and was able to accommodate my requests without a problem. If you are looking for a DJ.. Chris is it without a doubt!!!
Chris is absolutely the BEST!! Since our wedding we have received an abundant of compliments about the AWESOME DJ! Chris Read more...
Chris is absolutely the BEST!! Since our wedding we have received an abundant of compliments about the AWESOME DJ! Chris has been incredibly easy to work with and easily accessible through email, phone, etc. He is very attentive and responsive. We love a LARGE VARIETY of music and Chris was able to incorporate our requests into an AMAZING mix. Our guests danced to everything and the DANCE FLOOR WAS PACKED literally all night!! Guests of all ages were up dancing and everyone had a blast. Chris also did the music for our ceremony and was able to accommodate my requests without a problem. If you are looking for a DJ.. Chris is it without a doubt!!! Read less
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Jaimie
Wedding:
4/30/2016
5.0/5.0
DJ Chris Hollister was absolutely amazing! He was so easy to work with. Chris went above and beyond (in many ways) to make sure our wedding day went absolutely perfect and it did! We had a packed dance floor all night long. Our guests have been raving about the music, the overall vibe, and the energy that filled the room all night... Chris was definitely responsible for that. I would highly recommend him to any future couple that is looking for someone to read the crowd and keep guest of all ages on the dancefloor. Thank you Chris for an amazing, unforgettable night! Oh and as an added bonus, Chris also provided a handful of pictures of some special moments and a short highlight video of us dancing with our guests :) We cannot say enough good things about him.
DJ Chris Hollister was absolutely amazing! He was so easy to work with. Chris went above and beyond (in many ways) to make Read more...
DJ Chris Hollister was absolutely amazing! He was so easy to work with. Chris went above and beyond (in many ways) to make sure our wedding day went absolutely perfect and it did! We had a packed dance floor all night long. Our guests have been raving about the music, the overall vibe, and the energy that filled the room all night... Chris was definitely responsible for that. I would highly recommend him to any future couple that is looking for someone to read the crowd and keep guest of all ages on the dancefloor. Thank you Chris for an amazing, unforgettable night! Oh and as an added bonus, Chris also provided a handful of pictures of some special moments and a short highlight video of us dancing with our guests :) We cannot say enough good things about him. Read less
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Kelsey and Donny
Wedding:
4/23/2016
5.0/5.0
We loved having Chris as our DJ. He really took the time to get to know us and listened to what we really wanted beforehand. Chris did an amazing job mixing up old and new hits to keep everyone dancing the entire night. From start to finish, our dance floor was bumping. We both loved working with him and would highly recommend him to everyone planning a wedding or any event!
We loved having Chris as our DJ. He really took the time to get to know us and listened to what we really wanted Read more...
We loved having Chris as our DJ. He really took the time to get to know us and listened to what we really wanted beforehand. Chris did an amazing job mixing up old and new hits to keep everyone dancing the entire night. From start to finish, our dance floor was bumping. We both loved working with him and would highly recommend him to everyone planning a wedding or any event! Read less
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Hollister Entertainment responded with the following comments:

Thank you so much Kelsey & Donnie for taking the time out to leave me a review. I really enjoyed meeting you both and I had a BLAST at your wedding. It was one big dance party, (which is the way I like it). Thank you both soon much for asking me to be a part of such an awesome celebration. I wish you both the best in your lives together.
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Kate
Wedding:
11/14/2015
5.0/5.0
Chris was THE BEST choice for our wedding DJ! He really took the time to understand our taste in music as a couple and the entire ceremony/cocktail hour/reception reflected that. We got so many compliments on the music and according to one guest, she "had never seen such a consistently packed dance floor at a wedding." It's true! In the pictures, nobody is sitting down; they're all out dancing!

Chris did a great job of deflecting requests that we didn't want played and making everyone have an all around wonderful time. As the bride and groom, he made sure we were happy, that we ate and we heard every song we wanted to by the end of the night. He was an absolute delight to work with!
Chris was THE BEST choice for our wedding DJ! He really took the time to understand our taste in music as a couple and the Read more...
Chris was THE BEST choice for our wedding DJ! He really took the time to understand our taste in music as a couple and the entire ceremony/cocktail hour/reception reflected that. We got so many compliments on the music and according to one guest, she "had never seen such a consistently packed dance floor at a wedding." It's true! In the pictures, nobody is sitting down; they're all out dancing!

Chris did a great job of deflecting requests that we didn't want played and making everyone have an all around wonderful time. As the bride and groom, he made sure we were happy, that we ate and we heard every song we wanted to by the end of the night. He was an absolute delight to work with! Read less
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Kelly
Wedding:
10/31/2015
5.0/5.0
Chris kept the dance floor packed all night, with everyone out of their seats, young and old. We had a blast, as did all our guests!! Chris was great and professional from our first conversation, and handled all our special requests. From keeping the father-daughter dance a surprise for the Bride, and handling original songs, Chris was happy to participate in the wedding fun. His lighting options, and the pictures and video he shot as a special bonus were fantastic! I would definitely use Chris again, and I highly recommend him for your wedding!
Chris kept the dance floor packed all night, with everyone out of their seats, young and old. We had a blast, as did all Read more...
Chris kept the dance floor packed all night, with everyone out of their seats, young and old. We had a blast, as did all our guests!! Chris was great and professional from our first conversation, and handled all our special requests. From keeping the father-daughter dance a surprise for the Bride, and handling original songs, Chris was happy to participate in the wedding fun. His lighting options, and the pictures and video he shot as a special bonus were fantastic! I would definitely use Chris again, and I highly recommend him for your wedding! Read less
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LAURA
Wedding:
10/24/2015
5.0/5.0
My husband and I were so happy we chose Chris for our wedding. He listened to our requests including non-conventional ones (like playing Jurassic Park theme song for our introduction), suggested great ideas (like playing the shoe game), and keep the party going. He also asked me throughout the night if everything was going well and if I needed anything from him. My guests loved the music he played. His price was also the most reasonable compared to other vendors we researched.
One thing to note, we choose to do our uplighting with Chris instead of through our venue. It was strangely one of our most stressful decisions but one of our best ideas. We choose to do purple uplights and it made our dance floor light up beautifully.
My husband and I were so happy we chose Chris for our wedding. He listened to our requests including non-conventional ones Read more...
My husband and I were so happy we chose Chris for our wedding. He listened to our requests including non-conventional ones (like playing Jurassic Park theme song for our introduction), suggested great ideas (like playing the shoe game), and keep the party going. He also asked me throughout the night if everything was going well and if I needed anything from him. My guests loved the music he played. His price was also the most reasonable compared to other vendors we researched.
One thing to note, we choose to do our uplighting with Chris instead of through our venue. It was strangely one of our most stressful decisions but one of our best ideas. We choose to do purple uplights and it made our dance floor light up beautifully. Read less
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