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7 Tips For Hiring The Best Wedding DJ

A big fat Indian wedding is incomplete without music and dance. Music is the elixir of life at an Indian wedding. Grooving to the tunes of music, with all the latkeys and jhatkeys is a common sight at the Indian weddings. The peppy Bollywood numbers hummed by the DJ matched with loud music is what makes even the non dancers to shake a leg or two at the wedding. Be it a bachelorette, sangeet, baraat or reception a DJ is the person who induces life at a wedding.

Are you planning for having a Bengali wedding? Bengali weddings are calm, serene and tranquil in nature. Just like other Indian weddings, Bengali wedding is an affair that last over days.  Just like other Indian weddings music and dance are also mandatory attributes of a Bengali wedding.  If you’re fascinated by the tranquil nature of Bengali weddings then you must be looking for wedding DJ in Kolkata. With the number DJs available in the wedding market selecting a right one proves to be a tedious task. Among the number of choices available wondering how to find the perfect one? Then here are a few tips that would guide your search for a wedding DJ in the right direction.

  1. Know Your Type

Before reaching out for a wedding vendor it is essential to know your type which implies to the style of music you’re expecting. If you’re up for a traditional wedding then classic retro songs would be apt for you whereas for a modern Indian wedding peppy Bollywood numbers and chartbusters prove to be the ideal choice. So it is advisable to know your book a wedding DJ keeping in mind your wedding theme.

  1. Ask For Samples Of The DJ Past Work

How do you now that the DJ is worth the price or not? How do you analyze the credibility of the DJ? Ask the DJ for their past work samples. The work samples provide a glimpse into the working style of the vendor. The samples also provide a sneak peak into the types of music that the DJ can play.

  1. Price

While searching for wedding DJ ask for their quotation, which includes the services, package prices. The quotation also includes their cancellation policy. To get the best pricing it is better ask for quotations from different vendors. Quotations received from the DJs guide your search for wedding DJs in the right direction.

  1. Availability

While booking wedding DJ for your weddings check their availability for the prescribed dates. Check the other bookings that the band has for the dates. Before finalizing ensure that they reach the venue on the set date and time.

  1. Location

In a populated city like Kolkata, with all the traffic and narrow lanes it is difficult to move from one place to another. Before you book famous DJs in Kolkata check with them that that they are comfortable in arriving at the selected wedding venue. A prior discussion about the location would help in avoiding last minute conflicts and cancellations. It would also ensure you that the DJ is present before the arrival of the guests.

  1. Budget

Everything in the world comes with a price tag. Weddings are a luxurious affair and without a proper planning it is sure to burn a hole in your pocket. To avoid being debt ridden it is beneficial to have a fixed budget for the planning. Set a budget for your wedding DJ. A budget would help you to approach the ideal wedding DJ in Kolkata and negotiate with them for the final costing.

  1. Cancellation Policy

Weddings are a joyous occasion and but you never know when a mishap can happen. Mishaps are inevitable and can occur at anytime and at anyplace. Weddings are costly affair and you defiantly would not want your money to go down in the drain during a mishap. Refund and cancellation policy safeguard your money from getting drained during mishaps. A wedding DJ would always have cancellation policy as part of their agreement. So be on the safer side and have a discussion about the cancellation and refund with your selected vendor before making the payment.

Did you find your perfect wedding DJ? Tell us in the comments below about your wedding music choice.

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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  1. As there are ample of things which you need to look at dj before hiring them but the main thing which you need to look at them are their price and their experience which matters a lot as price is biggest factor which maters a lot in choosing them.

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