3 Reasons To Choose A DJ Vs. A Band For Your Upcoming Event

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If you are in the process of planning any type of event, such as a bat mitzvah, bar mitzvah, birthday party, or wedding, you probably want to ensure that there is plenty of music to keep everyone entertained. If this is the case, you might have been thinking about hiring a live band to provide the entertainment. Even though this can be a good option for some events, you might find that a DJ is a better choice. Here's why:

1. Save Money

First of all, if you are looking for ways to cut costs on the expenses of your event, you may want to consider hiring a DJ instead of a band. In general, hiring a DJ is going to be much more affordable than hiring a live band, unless you choose a celebrity DJ. Then, you can still provide ample entertainment for your event, but you can keep some money in your budget to spend on other things for your event, such as food or decorations.

2. Have a Wider Selection of Music

Another reason why it can be beneficial to hire a DJ instead of a band is the fact that you can enjoy a wider selection of music. You probably want to make sure that you play music that everyone at the venue is going to like, but this can be tough with a band, which might only know a limited number of songs and might only play songs from a certain genre or two. With a DJ, you can switch back and forth between different genres, and you can take requests for everyone's favorite songs. This will help you ensure that both young and old guests and those with all different tastes in music will be accommodated.

3. Avoid Taking Up Too Much Space

One thing that you might not have thought about is the amount of space in your event venue. In many cases, a band is going to require a lot more space in order to accommodate their various members and equipment. A DJ, however, should be able to get set up in a smaller amount of space. This can work better for smaller venues that don't have very much space.

If you have been thinking about hiring a live band to provide entertainment at your upcoming event, it might be time to rethink your decision. Instead, consider hiring a DJ to help. This can be a better choice for these three reasons and more.

Contact a company like Sound Choice Events for more information and assistance. 


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