Faithful Anchor

Vinyl DJ Services - Chicago

Wedding photo by Ryn Manby Photography

Wedding photo by Ryn Manby Photography

Faithful Anchor is a music company offering DJ services from Chicago.  The company is captained by DJ Dan Maloney, a seasoned veteran of Chicago's music and vinyl DJ scene and songwriter and frontman for the band Death Ships. Dan's musical knowledge is informed by working in and managing record stores in Chicago and Iowa City over the past 15 years. With Faithful Anchor, Dan provides a fun, unique, and memorable musical vibe for your wedding, bar, corporate, or private event.  Maloney has thousands of vinyl records to accommodate numerous musical styles and vibes but he specializes in Rock/ Pop/ Soul/ Hip Hop/ Garage/ Psych/ Disco/ Boogie/ Country/ Folk/ Singer/Songwriter/ Punk/ World & Dance.  Faithful Anchor is available to do all vinyl events with varying genres based upon request.


  • Two Technics 1200 Turntables
  • Pioneer DJM 800 Mixer
  • Shure SM 58 Microphones
  • Shure Wireless Microphone systems X 2
  • QSC K12 Powered Speakers X 3
  • QSC KSub 
  • Pioneer SX2 Digital Mixer
  • Apple Macbook Laptop
  • Serato

Event Requirements

  • One sturdy at least 6 foot tables used to house the dj equipment in close proximity to a power source.
  • Access to suitable loading area and also vehicle parking provided.
  • Deposit required to reserve date.