Sims Party Service, a family owned and operated DJ service, was founded by
John Sims in 1986. John was born and raised in Lexington, KY. He started
to DJ when he was 16 years old. He became popular doing events such as
homecomings for the local high schools. John also use to DJ Live on the
In 1992, John went to work for the local bars, The
Brewery and Breedings (owned by JD McHargue and Doug Breeding). He became
the DJ for the fraternity and sorority mixers for The University of
Kentucky. John continued to work for JD and Doug at the bars Crazy Jack's,
High Rollers, and Dixie Tavern. While at High Rollers, he worked
side-by-side with Larry Redmon of Redmon's.
In 2004, John was recruited by UK Women's
Basketball to DJ their home games. Over the years, UK has used SPS at
several of their sporting events.
John couldn't handle all of the business
Sims Party Service was acquiring and John decided to take on a partner.
Woodie Staton joined Sims Party Service. Woodie has 5 years of DJ
experience and is an outstanding crowd pleaser.
Today, he has built one of the largest DJ
businesses in central Kentucky. He is known all around Lexington and
throughout Kentucky for throwing the "best parties." He is
energetic and knows how to get the party started any where he is at.
SPS now has a library of over 15,000 songs ranging from Hip-hop, to soul,
to techno dance, to country, to rock, to disco. SPS claimed the slogan
"Everything from Waylon to Van Halen." The library also includes
a large selection of Christian music available for church functions. Over
the years, SPS has performed for hundreds of wedding receptions, indoor
and outdoor. John Sims promises his customers 100% satisfaction. The DJs
will play everything you want and nothing you don't.
Today, John is the resident
DJ and entertainment director for Lexington's most popular
dance club. He resides in Lexington, KY with his wife, Mica
and daughter, Katherine Nevaeh.