Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Do You Charge? We have a wide range of prices, and each price is specific to the type of entertainment package we will create for you. It is best to meet with us to determine what package would be best for you, and we can give you an exact quote.
How Much Should I Budget For My DJ? You will hear from many vendors that you shouldn’t skimp on their services, but it couldn’t be more true in the case of DJ Entertainment. Considering that your DJ Entertainment will bear the responsibility of over 80% of the success of your celebration, you can see why choosing a FULL-TIME PROFESSIONAL DJ is the wisest choice. There are less experienced and part-time DJs that may charge less, but when you have a once-in-a-lifetime celebration, why take chances?
Will You Hold My Date? In the DJ industry, our dates are our “inventory” and therefore cannot be held without a contract and retainer. Even if you need time to decide which package suits you, simply call to request a retainer contract. The most important detail is that you secure your date with us. Then, we can help you design a package right for you. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Cheque or Cash for retainer payment.
Do You Use Contracts And Are You Insured? For peace of mind, of course we use written contracts and conduct our business professionally, however we never let the rules get in the way of good business. We are fully insured and members of the Canadian Disc Jockey Association. We are very easy to work with, and our focus is on celebration and family.
Will You Be On Time For My Reception? Yes. In fact, we will be early. We make all the arrangements for our arrival with your reception hall, and we arrive approximately two hours early to set up. Our equipment and microphones are then tested, tuned, and fully equalized to the room so your first guest hears perfection.
What Kind Of Equipment Do You Use? As a Full-Time Professional DJ Company, we only use the most reliable, professional and State-Of-The-Art Equipment. Although our talent, expertise, and musical abilities come first, our Sound and Lighting Systems are the tools we use to perform. When our name, reputation, and mission to deliver the best celebration for you are on the line, we count on our tools to deliver amazing sights and sound trouble-free. The brands we trust are the same companies that have been providing sound and lighting for the nation’s top concert and club venues. We perform using completely digital sound system using both CD and computers. Creatively, this combination gives us ultimate flexibility to perform mixes never before possible. With the latest technology and backup gear built in and on site, you are guaranteed a fantastic celebration worry-free.
What Kind Of Music Do You Have? And Do You Have A List? Dance! Shout! has the best music on the planet. At the time of this writing, we are holding over 50,000 songs on Compact Disc and 25,000 songs on PC. We subscribe to 3 of the industry’s best music programming services that update our library weekly. These are the same companies that service the top radio stations in the USA. Our music is updated so frequently that we will have all of your favorite tunes and requests. We also have all of your favorite party classics, and tunes from every era including Big Band, Motown, Disco, New Wave 80’s, Classic Rock n’ Roll, Alternative Rock, Top 40 R n B, Urban, Hip Hop, Dance, Club Music, Techno, Old School, Funk, and even more! Whew! If you are looking for a suggestion list, It is more practical that we send you a list of the “most requested” music suggestion list, along with a suggested song list for traditional dances. Also keep in mind, there is only time to hear around 15-20 songs per party hour.
Can I Request A Specific DJ? Absolutely. If you have seen one of our DJs perform, it is in our best interest to have him perform your event. We endeavor to provide you with the exact entertainer that you request, however due to the nature of our business, have a second choice or allow us to match you with a perfect entertainer should a particular entertainer fall ill or become unable to perform your show. That way, you are covered in any case.