Wedding DJ for Hire in Walsall

Find the best Wedding DJ in Walsall and keep your guests dancing from 'I do' to the last dance. Looking for romantic ballads? Got it. How about a night of party anthems? No problem. Fancy something a bit off the beaten path? We've got a DJ for that too. Our Wedding DJs in Walsall know the score - they'll read the room, set the mood, and keep the good vibes flowing all night long. Our list of 360 Wedding DJs is easy to browse and packed with all the info you need - whether your venue is a countryside barn or a sophisticated city hotel, you'll find the perfect DJ right here.

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Hire DJ Karlton DJ with Encore
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£906.25 - £1050
DJStone

DJ Karlton is an award-winning, high-profile, professional DJ that performed at 5000+ events worldwide!

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Hire DJ Funkomatic DJ with Encore
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£225 - £410
DJBirmingham

Funky, Groovy Beats - DJ Funkomatic is the perfect choice to make sure your event is a complete hit with CREDIBLE music from a Pro Club DJ.

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Hire Alt. Entertainments DJ with Encore
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DJWalsall

Music Matters At Alt Entertainments what makes a party is good music first, then everything else.

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Hire DJ Nick - TRAX Disco Roadshow DJ with Encore
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DJDerby

Experience unmatched value & unforgettable events with TRAX Disco Roadshow! Top-quality DJs, personalized service & dazzling effects.

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Hire DJ G-Roy DJ with Encore
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£160 - £320
DJWolverhampton

Professional Multi-Genre DJ with over 20 years experience - guaranteed to make your event special!!!!

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Hire DJ Phil - TRAX Disco Roadshow DJ with Encore
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DJBilston

Experience unmatched value & unforgettable events with TRAX Disco Roadshow! Top-quality DJs, personalized service & dazzling effects.

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Hire Let's Party Disco DJ with Encore
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DJBirmingham

Experience the ultimate disco with Let's Party Disco. Top-notch equipment, vast song library, and customisable packages.

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Hire JRC Entertainment  DJ with Encore
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DJWorcester

Welcome to JRC ENTERTAINMENT, Worcestershires premier wedding and party DJ service for events of all sizes.

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Hire Kate Frost DJ with Encore
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£335 - £400
DJKenilworth

Opened for Ed Sheeran and Sub Focus, and warmed up at Wembley Arena for the Libertines. Highly adaptive DJ with a specialty in Indie music!

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Hire HUSSY DJ with Encore
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DJBirmingham

DJ from Birmingham Multi-genre (Can play a range of styles including: RnB, House, Funk, Reggae, Hip Hop, House, Dance, Desi)

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Hire Mill Green Events DJ with Encore
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DJWolverhampton

Female DJ w/ 15+ yrs exp in Pop, Soul, Reggae & RnB. Personalised playlists, PAT tested equip & insured. Unforgettable nights!

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Hire DJ Nas DJ with Encore
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DJBirmingham

Professional DJ for all events in the Midlands. The most Versatile DJ making it a night to remember!

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Hire cpr sounds disco DJ with Encore
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£100 - £400
DJDudley

mobile dj, music entertainment service, dj, beatmixing dj, Guaranteed to rock your crowd!

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Hire DJ Danny Scott DJ with Encore
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£200 - £400
DJCoventry

15+ years experience, professional and fun DJ that understands how to create great party atmosphere.

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Hire Lowkey Lowstar DJ with Encore
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£270 - £550
DJBirmingham

Ay Lowkey, you’re wavey you know

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Hire Lukasz DJ with Encore
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DJLeamington Spa

DJ, specialized in Ibiza and disco hits

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Hire DJ NIKKI B DJ with Encore
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£500 - £1000
DJWest Bromwich

DJ of 16 years experience Birmingham's No1 baddest and finest DJ

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Hire Dj Coopes DJ with Encore
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DJSmethwick

Dj Coopes We Play The Music You Want To Hear.

Latest reviews of our Wedding DJs in Walsall

DJ Funkomatic
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"JP was so professional from the beginning. Always open to suggestions from us and very flexible to what we were looking for. Created the perfect relaxed and chilled vibe for the drinks reception & Wedding breakfast then ramped up the tone to create a dance floor full of party goers! Nothing was a problem for him and he just handled all situations brilliantly, would have him again in a heartbeat. 🫶"

Jason hired DJ Funkomatic for a Wedding (available in Walsall)

Verified Review, 4 May 2024
DJ Nostalgia
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"Absolutely brilliant, will definitely book again for any future gigs, we played all the tunes we loved, plenty of requests, took pictures too! Can't give 6 stars so 5 will have to do."

Russ hired DJ Nostalgia for a Wedding (available in Walsall)

Verified Review, 6 April 2024
AP Groove
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"He was an excellent DJ. We gave him more tracks than time allowed with a very short time to curate it and he made it an excellent night. We know out guests are reluctant dancers, and he consistently chose the right tracks to draw them back to the dance floor. All his communication was very quick and well written. His reminders also always came at the right time without any pressure attached. I would strongly recommend him to anyone who needed a DJ."

James hired AP Groove for a Wedding (available in Walsall)

Verified Review, 9 March 2024

FAQs about hiring Wedding Djs in Walsall

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Do I need a DJ for my wedding?

Whether you need a DJ, over say, playing music from your phone or laptop depends on factors such as your budget, wedding size, and atmosphere you want to create. However, DJs are popular for weddings for good reasons - they’re versatile, engaged musicians who are well-versed in adapting their sets for different parts of a wedding. Pros of hiring a DJ: - A DJ can help you set the tone for your wedding and keep the party going all night long. They can play a variety of music genres to appeal to all your guests, and they can also create custom playlists for different parts of the reception, such as cocktail hour, dinner, and dancing. - A DJ can also provide emcee services, such as announcing the bridal party, introducing the cake cutting, and making speeches. This can take a lot of stress off of you and your wedding party, and it can also help to keep the reception running smoothly. - A DJ can bring their own equipment, which can save you the hassle of setting up and taking down speakers, turntables, and other sound equipment. They can also help you with lighting and other décor effects. Cons of playing music from a phone or laptop: - Unless you or someone you know is well-versed in managing sound systems and playlists, you might run into technical difficulties such as sound quality and unexpected glitches. - A professional DJ comes with their own equipment and knows how to set up and manage it effectively. If you're using your own device, you'll need to consider sound system requirements, ensure compatibility with the venue, and handle setup and breakdown yourself. - If you're using a personal device, there's a risk of interruptions, such as phone calls, notifications, or technical issues like the device going to sleep. This can disrupt the flow of the music during crucial moments.

Should I hire a DJ or a band for my wedding?

Choosing between a DJ and a live band for your wedding depends on your preferences, budget, and the atmosphere you want to create. Hire a wedding DJ if you'd prefer: 1. Variety of Music: DJs can play a wide and large selection of music, accommodating diverse musical tastes and genres. 2. Budget: DJs are often more budget-friendly than live bands, making them a cost-effective choice. 3. Space: If your venue has limited space, a DJ requires less setup room compared to a live band. Hire a live band if you'd prefer: 1. Live Experience: Live bands bring a unique energy and authenticity to your wedding, creating a lively atmosphere that engages your guests. 2. Personalisation: Bands can tailor their performance, adapting to your musical preferences and even accommodating special song requests. 3. Ambience: If you want a sophisticated and elegant atmosphere, nothing beats live music. Ultimately, the choice depends on your vision for the wedding and your budget. Both options can provide excellent entertainment; it's about selecting the one that aligns best with your desired atmosphere and the overall theme of your celebration. If unsure, speak to one of our experts at Encore who can help you choose the right musician for your event.

How long does a DJ play at a wedding?

The typical length of time a DJ plays at a wedding is 4-5 hours but sets can be shorter or longer depending on your needs. However, this can vary depending on your preferences and the length of the wedding reception. Some couples may opt for a shorter DJ set, while others may want the DJ to play for the entire reception. Here is a breakdown of how long a DJ typically plays at different parts of a wedding: - Cocktail hour: 1-2 hrs - Dinner: 2-3 hrs - Dancing: 4-5 hrs Of course, these are just estimates, and the actual length of time the DJ plays will vary depending on the specific wedding. For example, if you have a lot of dinner speeches, the DJ may play for less time during dinner. Conversely, if you want to have a lot of dancing, the DJ may play for a longer period. Ultimately, the decision of how long to have the DJ play is up to you. Just make sure to discuss your preferences with the DJ and make sure everyone is on the same page.

How to pick a wedding DJ?

The task of finding the right wedding DJ can seem overwhelming, but Encore will help you find the one that is perfect for you and your big day. You can search through our collection of 360 seasoned wedding DJs in the UK, filtering by region, price, theme, and availability. We also share videos of their performances as well as client reviews so that you may get a sense of their style and be confident in their professionalism. Once you've narrowed it down to a few DJs, you may directly enquire on the site and ask more detailed questions about their mixing style, an example of one of their typical DJ sets, and how they interact with the crowd. Or if you wish, you can also enquire with one of your experts who'll provide you a list of tailored recommendations for your special day.

What questions should I ask a wedding DJ?

Hiring the right wedding DJ is crucial for ensuring a smooth and enjoyable celebration. To help you make an informed decision, here are some important questions to ask a wedding DJ before hiring them: - How many years of experience do you have as a wedding DJ? - What genres of music do you specialise in? - Are you willing to take requests from our guests? - What do they typically wear to weddings? Can they dress according to your theme or preferences? - Are they comfortable making announcements and serving as an MC? - What equipment do they have and what do they need? At Encore, on each of our musicians' profiles, you can check their availability and look through their frequently asked questions section to see equipment requirements (if any, usually DJs bring all their own equipment), set-up times and more.

When do I book wedding dj?

In general, for wedding musicians, we recommend booking at least a year to a minimum of 9 months before. However, it’s always advisable to book a wedding DJ as soon as you can as the best DJs are usually scheduled months or even years ahead for peak season such as wedding season (May-October). It's important to note, however, that Encore handles last-minute reservations regularly, so if you have a planned event soon, get in touch with us.

Do you tip wedding DJ?

Tipping a wedding DJ is not expected but it is considered a nice gesture to show your appreciation for their services. If you are happy with the DJ's performance and feel that they went above and beyond to make your wedding a success, you can tip them anywhere from £50 to £100. If you are on a tight budget, you can tip them less, but make sure it is something that you can afford and that you feel comfortable with. You can give your tip to the DJ in person at the end of the reception, or you can send them a thank you card with a check enclosed. Here are some factors to consider when deciding whether or not to tip your wedding DJ and how much to tip them: The length of the reception: A longer reception will likely require more work from the DJ, so you may want to tip them more. The complexity of your music requests: If you have a lot of different music requests, the DJ will have to put in more effort to create a playlist that everyone will enjoy. The DJ's experience: A more experienced DJ will likely be more expensive, but they may also be able to provide a better service. Your budget: Ultimately, the decision of whether or not to tip your wedding DJ and how much to tip them is up to you. Tip what you feel comfortable with and what you feel is appropriate for the service they provided.

What does a wedding DJ do?

A wedding DJ will typically play during your reception to get the party started, however, some couples also hire a DJ to provide emotional background music during the ceremony. If you’d like, many wedding DJs also offer an MC service, where they can introduce the wedding party and make announcements. Some wedding DJs will also offer additional services, such as lighting, photo booths, karaoke machines, and monogram projections. You can find this information on their profiles but you can also one of our experts directly for tailored recommendations of wedding DJs who offer the additional services you’d like.

What makes a good wedding DJ?

A good wedding DJ should be charismatic, adaptable, and professional. As with all musicians, a good wedding DJ can read a room and curate a playlist that will get all the guests on their feet. Similarly, a DJ should be prepared and timely and have high-quality equipment suitable for the event’s size and acoustics.

Do you need a DJ for a small wedding?

A DJ can be a great choice for a small wedding because they don’t take up too much space, are one of the most affordable live music options, and keep the energy high. The other great benefit of DJs at smaller weddings is that they fill awkward silences in between the most important moments of the day. The less people, the less background chatter, and a DJ can help fill these gaps.

Can you tell wedding DJ what to play?

Absolutely. Wedding DJs are there to make your special day, even more special and our musicians will work with you to curate a playlist that you will enjoy from start to finish. Furthermore, unlike live musicians who have to learn and practice the music beforehand, DJs have a whole library of songs at their fingertips. However, you should send the majority of your requests beforehand to the DJ as he or she may find it difficult to locate lesser-known tracks on the night.

What equipment does a wedding DJ need?

DJs usually have their decks, a high-quality PA system, microphones, and disco lighting. A DJ's equipment quality determines how good their sound and experience will be - expensive DJs often invest in higher quality equipment, and their price reflects this. It is always a good idea to ask the DJ if they require additional equipment for their performance, since the venue may be able to provide additional sound and lighting to enhance the show.

What should a DJ wear to a wedding?

For a wedding, DJs usually dress in formal or semi-formal attire (think full suit or shirt and chinos). However, wedding DJs will usually try to align with the overall vibe of your special day so also discuss with the DJs first if you have something particular in mind that you’d like them to wear.

Hiring a Wedding DJ in Walsall

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Pop, Rock, Electronic
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Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Wedding DJ in Walsall?

The typical price for a Wedding DJ is:
£Budget£340
££Pro£570
£££High-end£800+

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