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About Madman Mike Music Enthusiast

Mike is retired, based in the center of the metro Detroit area, and posts info of Music, Entertainment, and Popular Events in Michigan.

Madman Mike's DJ Service no longer exists. Mike was a well-known Professional Mobile DJ for weddings and special events in the metro Detroit area plus other areas in the Lower Peninsula. He became a mobile DJ in 1981, also became a professional wedding dj in 1984, got out of the dj business in 2017.

Mike is known as The Madman because he goes above and beyond of what is expected, and only a madman would do so much extra for free! He is also known as Madman Mike Your Musical Slave, Madman Mike Music Slave, Madman Mike Music Slavin'.

“For 36 years I had the privilege being the DJ for so many good people and worthwhile causes in Michigan. Now I continue to provide you with lots of amount of local music and entertainment information.”

I've been the DJ for many weddings, special events, charity and non-profit events, class reunions, car shows, bars, parties and more at events in Cobo Center, The Roostertail, the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids, Community Center in Traverse City, Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in East Lansing, private country clubs, VFWs, FOEs, Moose, American Legion, other private clubs, various Bars, even backyards! Way too many venues to list here.

Below are a few favorites and noteables from my Former Professional Mobile DJ Service.

October 3, 2008 – volunteer DJ for ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Nickless Family – Wrap-Up Volunteer Party – in Holt, MI.

July 20, 2012 – DJ for USA Gymnastics welcoming party at Cobo Center.
July 25, 2012 – DJ for USA Gymnastics closing party at Cobo Center.

1986-2016 – volunteer DJ for Detroit Special Olympics Area 26 summer games, every year for 30 years. In 2008, Martha Reeves (of Martha Reeves and the Vandellas) presented me with the 2008 Detroit Special Olympics Area 26 Volunteer of The Year award.

Being addicted to music and entertainment, he started this website in 1999 (before Google existed) to let people know about music services in Michigan. By 2020, site grew and evolved into a combined music, entertainment and event website focused on Based in Michigan with lots of Detroit area info.

Madman Mike supports the Detroit Music Awards (DMA / DMAF).

Madman Mike is a member of...
Detroit Blues Society (DBS)
The Eagles (Fraternal Order of Eagles, F.O.E. 2265)
The Moose (Loyal Order of Moose 1743)
plus other organizations.

Former member of National Association of Mobile Entertainers (N.A.M.E.)
Former gold member at

Mike is involved with Music Fest 4 Vets Music Festival  in metro Detroit, proceeds go to U.S. Veterans in need. Mike is a proud supporter of U.S. Veterans, Active Duty, and their families.

Mike is proud of – and grateful to – First Responders.

Mike is an upper middle-aged heterosexual male. He's one of the good guys, never been arrested, never been sued nor sued anyone. Lived in metro Detroit area his whole life.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you book or supply entertainers for events?

Why so much information about entertainers and entertainment?
Because I'm well-known in Michigan and therefore able to accumulate and share info to help people find local entertainment. I take immense pride in being able to help!

Before you retired, did you enjoy being a DJ and helping put on events?
YES. Immensely, Absolutely, Completely.
People and Music – Together at the Same Time – Love it.

Are you on the radio?  Ever been a Radio DJ?