Category Archives: Holiday Parties

DJ Tip In a Minute: Security for Your Gear

DJ Jay Brannan says, “I make a habit of keeping my laptop/hard drives/headphones/chargers together and away from my gig until the last minute after setting up everything else. I also tear down my laptop/hard drive/headphones first when the gig has ended and get those things OUT of the room and locked up in my van,…

Wedding DJs – How Much Prep Time Do You Need? 40 Hours?

DJ Brian S. Redd gives an example of the kind of time he puts in.

Dealing with Danger at Events

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By Stu Chisholm, “The Complete Disc Jockey” I don’t know about you, but as shocking as the events in San Bernardino were, the constant media bombardment has bordered on ridiculous. Yet one detail of this horrific incident gave me pause: it began at a company holiday party. So, naturally, it made me ask: was there…

Games 101

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By Robert Riley, “DJ Mastermind” In my last article I introduced you to the danceless wedding, if you have not had a chance to read that article you can find it here. I talked about location, and settings and ambiance, when designing a danceless reception. In this article I want to talk about a few…

Put On a Halloween Event for Teens

By Shayn Satten, “Teen Entertainment Specialist” How busy does your October look? Are you booked every weekend or are things looking a bit empty? Well, if you have a free weekend, instead of waiting by the phone for your next lead to call, perhaps you should consider hosting your own teen event. What better time…