When Something Is Worth More
Source: Modern Bride Magazine
As your gown and your food are important, so is the selection of music and entertainment as it can determine the success of your event. We guarantee your guests will stay after the meal to party; Your Photographer and Videographer will have something to shoot and your guests will stay long enough to really remember your gown!
Statistics show that Mobile DJs carry 75 to 80% of the responsibilities at the average wedding reception. Many couples attribute 80 to 90% of the success of their reception to their DJ. Yet only 5% (or less) of the total budget is spent on entertainment in many cases.
After The Vows
The following statistics were published in St. Louis Bride & Groom Magazine. Sources include: Simmons, USA Today, National Bridal Service, The Knot and Brides Magazine.
Wedding Disc Jockey rates vary based on talent, experience, MC ability, service, coordination and equipment needed. Not all Wedding DJs are created equally and Backspin Entertainment understands the needs of today’s modern couples and provides wedding DJ entertainment without the cheese.
Rates for the DJ industry range from $500.00 to $3,500.00 with an US average of $1,500.00 for a 4-5 hour reception.
The best price is not always the best deal, especially if you are planning a wedding. As the surveys above conclude that 100% of brides would have spent more money on their entertainment & made it their #1 priority in hindsight!
True wedding professionals such as Backspin Entertainment will normally invest between 25-40 hours to your special event but it may appear that you are only paying for “4-5 hours”.
Consultations, music purchasing & editing, preparation, set-up & tear-down, education, phone calls, travel & other business related endeavors add up to the overall success of your special day.back to top