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How a DJ can save you money

It is not often that I hand over the reigns of the blog to someone else, but I am always willing to when the content is something I have little or no knowledge about, and DJs happen to be one of those topics. We opted for a live band for our reception, but they also…

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Boho Weddings Article: What is the true cost of a wedding DJ?

How much does a wedding DJ cost? Hopefully this article gives a clearer insight into the cost of a wedding DJ… As a wedding supplier myself, one of my bug bear’s is when people say that suppliers add-on extra fees when they quote for a wedding opposed to a party. I hear this a lot…

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Your Perfect Christmas Party DJ Playlist

Christmas parties are often large affairs with a cross-section of ages, from junior to senior staff, and this is where a professional Christmas Party DJ can really make a difference. With their extensive musical knowledge, they can ensure the dancefloor is kept full all night.   Fairytale Of New York – The Pogues & Kirsty McColl Merry…

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Guides For Brides Article: How to Create a Playlist for a Themed Wedding

Perhaps one of the most wonderful things about getting married in the 21st century is that now, more than ever, it’s the done thing to have your wedding your way. Weddings are increasingly becoming a creative expression of the couple and their interests, so it’s hardly surprising that themed weddings are one the rise. They key…

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Ultimate Wedding Magazine Article: Five Types of Songs to Avoid on Your Playlist

Musical taste is a very personal thing. Getting married is also a very personal thing, but it’s a unique situation in which you’re sharing something intimate with your friends and family. With that in mind, your wedding DJ playlist can be tricky to navigate, as you’re balancing two extremely subjective and private experiences with entertaining…

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Under The Vintage Veil Article: Top 20 vintage wedding songs

One of my most frequently asked music questions as a vintage wedding blogger is “how do I choose vintage-inspired music that will fit my theme but still get people out of their seats?” Building up a party atmosphere can be tricky at the best of times, but when the success of your party relies on…

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Wedding Ideas Magazine Article: 10 first dance songs that sound romantic, but actually aren’t

Setting the tone for married life is really important, and as much as having a great beat to sway to together is vital, lyrics (and their meaning) are crucial too. Luckily, we have an expert wedding DJ, Mark van den Berg of Mighty Fine Entertainment, on hand to take us through the classic tunes that…

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5 Star Wedding Directory Article: Top Tips for Designing a Wedding Playlist

A wedding is a wonderful and rare opportunity to bring together every generation of a family for a good knees up. How often do you go out partying with your Nan? When did you last get upstaged on the dance floor by a three-year old? While togetherness can only be a good thing, such an…

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Wedding Ideas Magazine Article: Make Sure Your 2014 Wedding is Bang on Trend With These Wonderful Theme Ideas

We’re always amazed at how wedding themes alter and morph into something new and different. So let’s take a look to find out what’s going to be bang on trend for 2014… Bring the outside in Royal weddings often spark off a whole host of new ideas and one which we have to thank Prince…

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Boho Weddings Article: Ten Things to Consider When Booking a Wedding DJ to Play in a Marquee

Marquee weddings are incredibly romantic – summer on the lawn, drinks in hand, lights twinkling as the sun sets and your guests dance the night away. However, there are a few things that you need to consider to make sure that your perfect marquee wedding runs smoothly, particularly when it comes to your music and…

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