DJ – Promoter – Mobile Disco – Compere – Presenter


As a young teenager Steve’s DJ career started in the mid 60’s playing the exciting Soul, Motown and Ska tracks of the day. As a promoter he then opened the legendary Cloud Nine Club in Peterborough staging the big live acts of the day – Soul Stars such as Jimmy Ruffin, Doris Troy, and Lee Dorsey, alongside Progressive Rock Nights with groups that would become enduring names for decades to follow including Free, Genesis, Mott the Hoople, Argent, Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Curved Air, and Barclay James Harvest.

With a reputation as a DJ who embraced Soul, Rock and the best floor filling party tracks, the 70’s saw Steve appearing as DJ at University and College venues over a wide area supporting Live Bands as diverse as Taste, Stone The Crows, Vinegar Joe, Thin Lizzy, Edgar Broughton, Mud, Sweet, The Bay City Rollers, Heatwave, The Pioneers, Edwin Star, Jimmy James and The Vagabonds and The Real Thing.

His Disco Roadshow was also in demand at RAF Camps and American Air Force bases throughout East Anglia, the East Midlands and The Home Counties playing the funk, disco and dance sounds of the day.

From the late 70’s and through the 80’s Steve performed as both a Club DJ and on the Specialist Jazz Funk scene. His Slickers, and Shindig clubs were essential occasions, and Steve also featured as name DJ at the major All-Dayer Events at throughout East Anglia, The Midlands and the South Coast.
Steve hosted highly regarded Soul and Dance shows on Hereward Radio, Classic Gold, and other ILR stations through the eighties and nineties, also performing then, as now, as DJ at Black Tie Balls, Corporate Events, Marquee Functions, Theme evenings and Charity Occasions.

Steve Allen

Steve continues to regularly appear at Soul, Motown and Funk Reunion Nights in the local area, and his Disco Roadshow is in demand all the best occasions.

Steve Allen Disco Roadshow

With top quality sound and lighting equipment, a high level of presentation skills and a real audience rapport, Steve Allen is the DJ to make your occasion special.

The show provides stage up-lighting as a standard feature, and additional room up-lighting, as well as themed evenings, and specialist music requirements can be provided by request.

The Roadshow features High Quality Sound with Amps and Speakers by EV, Laser effects, and Intelligent lighting from Abstract, and Martin, with formats embracing Vinyl (Technics Decks), CD’s, and MP3’s via Virtual DJ software on an HP Laptop.

Unquestionably one of the UK’s most experienced DJ/Presenters Steve Allen offers a highly professional mobile disco, backed by many years as an accomplished party host.

For your Black Tie Event, Corporate Function, Charity Ball or Special Occasion, Steve is the first choice for your Disco entertainment.

Steve Allen
Steve Allen roadshow set up

Steve Allen Compere / Presenter

In addition to a long career with his inimitable DJ skills Steve is also a successful in demand Compere and MC, and has a well-earned reputation as an articulate host for prestigious Corporate Events, Charity Balls and Conference Presentations.

Steve Allen: Compere / Presenter
Steve Allen: Compere / Presenter
The disco set up, DJ presentation and music were all perfect! Thank you for making it such a wonderful evening. The other entertainment you arranged for us was also fantastic.
Dr Jo Whyatt
We just wanted to thank you Steve for an excellent set at our wedding last night. You helped make sure everyone had a fabulous time, (especially us), and we couldn’t have been happier with the evening. Thank you again for a wonderful reception.
Laura & Ian Hair
What a fantastic evening. I always thought the music could make or break a party and you certainly made ours. Many people, young and no so young, commented on the brilliant disco and the verdict was “awesome”. – the highest accolade. Thank you so much for all your hardwork.
Phillipa Longstaff