Mike VanSteenburg

Bass Guitarist

Professional DJ

Sound and Lighting Design


Bass Guitarist: Rocking the house since 1965 has forged a bass guitarist with confidence and passion for his music. Mike has had the opportunity to perform in a vast variety of music arenas from DJ’ing at weddings, school dances and parties to performing live in small clubs, dances, local concerts and even stadiums and arenas opening for national acts. Mikes playing style is very solid, yet simple and uncluttered. Forging an iron clad low end to the rhythm section Mike’s house rocking, rafter shaking, roadhouse blues style of playing reflects the blues and rock influenced heavy weights like ZZ Top, The Who, Cream, Clapton, James Gang, SRV, Thorogood and so many others who’s music he has performed through the years. Mike’s playing has never wandered far from his love of the blues and power trio’s with a touch of southern and classic rock tastefully mixed in.

Professional DJ: As a DJ mike has since 1984 owned and operated CNY DJ which has become Central New York’s Premier DJ service. Performing at thousands of events all over Central New York and Northern PA and beyond. With CNY DJ Mike has become known for his extreme attention to detail and his use of high end concert quality sound and lighting systems, his massive music library and incredible stage presence.  Having been a professional performer since age 9 Mike brings a life time of music experience unmatched by most other DJ’s. Mike has performed at thousands of weddings, school dances, corporate functions and private events.

Sound and Lighting Design: As a sound system technician Mike has been in high demand by Bands, Artist, public speakers and Touring sound companies.  Having worked in the pro sound industry since the mid 60’s he has acquired an astounding knowledge of audio systems and has developed his own amazing concepts in audio mixing techniques.  Mike has worked with an extensive list notable clients.