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This Party Tip submitted by BizGirl - Oct 8th, 2008

    • Questions to Ask DJs

    • The following questions to ask DJs will help you gather information to make a wise decision.

      1. What services do you offer?
      2. How long have you been in business?
      3. Do you have any references?
      4. Will you be the DJ at my event or someone else?
      5. Have you been a DJ for an event like mine before?
      6. Do you emcee events? If so, what is your style?
      7. What is the phone number that I can reach you on and what is your availability?
      8. What can I expect from you?
      9. What sets you apart?
      10. Is there a written contract?
      11. What type of music do you play?
      12. How much space do you require?
      13. Can I see your setup?
      14. Do you take requests?
      15. What will you require from me? Example- table with linens, number of outlets, shade?
      16. Would you mind checking out the event’s location prior to the event date?
      17. Do you provide any party favors?
      18. Can I see a list of your music?
      19. Can I provide you with a list of “must have” songs?
      20. Will you require a meal?
      21. Do you take breaks?
      22. What kind of equipment do you use?
      23. Do you have a microphone for toasts from guests?
      24. How much time do you need to setup?
      25. What is your rate?
      26. Do you require a deposit?
      27. When is final payment due?
      28. What is your overtime rate?
      29. Do you offer any discounts?
      30. Do you offer a payment plan?
      31. Are there any hidden costs?
      32. What is your cancellation policy?

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        • azprodjsazprodjs - Feb 3rd, 2009
        • This is an excellent list! These are some things to definitely consider. Some other topics you may want to ask about as well are liability insurance, and back up equipment. Other than that you will be good to go!

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