Megan has been a proud member of the Fig DJ team for the past 10 years. Following her lifelong “obsession" with music, she has made a name for herself through her exceptional ability to read a crowd, her extensive grasp of musical genres, and her vivacious personality. DJ Megan Taylor is known as one of the most uniquely influential tastemakers in Chicago and was named "Chicago's #1 DJ" by respected publications. Her fresh and innovative expertise and skills have been a hit with partygoers everywhere from international venues, to signature corporate events, to many private parties & weddings.
Megan is passionate about using music to personalize each event. Her goal is to create and play a soundscape that communicates her client's overall vision. Megan is passionate about traveling and has visited 26 countries to date. She is recognized in Chicago for her leadership and training. Megan also received her Masters in Social and Emotional Intelligence at Wright Graduate University in 2016. She is a speaker & facilitator as well.
Megan has also consulted on numerous music projects and playlists for restaurants, brands, and clients.
Megan DJ'd over 100 events in 2017 including Gala's, Corporate & Social Events.
Chanel | Nike | Vogue Magazine | Vera Wang | Ted Baker | Elle | Intermix | Diane von Fürstenberg | Lexus | Verizon | America's Cup | James Beard | Google | Salesforce | Soul Cycle | Equinox | Modern Luxury | Chicago Splash
Highlighted Events & Clients:
TedxChicago 2017 | MLS All Star 2017 | 2016 Cubs World Series Gala | Opened for Maroon 5 for Caesar Hotel launch |
Opened for Arianna Huffington | James Beard's Awards| New Year’s Eve party with E! Entertainment | Opening party for Art Institute Modern Wing w/ Samantha Ronson | Dwayne Wade | Robbie Gold | Chicago Cubs |
MC & Program music for 3 day Chicago Gourmet Festival (2013-present) |
Music Curator Fall and Spring Fashion shows & official DJ for Bon-Ton fashion events (2013-present)
"Hi, Megan: We LOVED working with you!! Everyone raved about you, honestly. You set the right tone and created the absolute best vibe. We will pull you in again for an event in a heartbeat!"
— Taryn Gluskin, Manager of Internal Communications and Client Events/Marketing and Corporate Communications, Mesirow Financial (2017)
"Thank YOU. We heard from numerous people that this was the best music amongst all the past few years of All Star Games."
— Matt Glove, Riola, Event Producer of Major Leage Soccer All-Star VIP After Party @ Soldier Field (2017)
"You were incredible at the party, so thank you so much for making our event so unforgettable. I'll have to show you all the insta pics from people raving about our DJ!! You're the best and we couldn't have imagined a better party!! Thanks for everything!! Xoxo"
- Ally Cooke, Associate Brands Manager with Anheuser-Busch
LISTEN TO MY SPOTIFY PLAYLISTS: (not necessarily what I play at events, just stuff I dig)
MIXES I have made for fun (Again - not necessarily my corporate music, but music I dig)