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The Do’s & Don’ts of Wedding Introductions

article by Mysterious DJ X | posted on April 04, 2014 at 5:00am

Mysterious DJ X is back for a third column, this time on the how to be introduced on your wedding day. Introductions are arguably the most nerve wracking part of the night for a wedding DJ. We have to stand up in front of hundreds of people we don’t know, yelling names we can barely pronounce into a microphone and switch back and forth between songs. No pressure, right? Here’s a list of a few…


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How To Select The Music For Your Wedding

article by Metro Creative | posted on February 12, 2014 at 5:00am

Music often plays an important role on festive occasions, and wedding days are no exception. The right music can make a wedding day that much more meaningful, while the wrong music can make a couple’s big event memorable for all the wrong reasons. Though music selection might seem like one of the easier decisions couples must make, those about to tie the knot typically must make a host of music-r…


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Planning Advice From The DJ’s POV

article by Mysterious DJ X | posted on January 22, 2014 at 5:00am

Mysterious DJ X is back again to provide some wedding advice, from the unique angle of the DJ. This time of the year is the rest period. My weekends have slowed down from double gigs on weekends to one a weekend. Perhaps soon, I’ll actually have a full weekend off?! However, that doesn’t mean it’s the off-season. We are in the midst of bridal show season, meaning those who are getting married ne…


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Poll: Dance Lessons Before The Big Day?

poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on December 20, 2013 at 5:00am

If your soon-to-be spouse asked about wanting to learn a new dance for the upcoming wedding, or plan something different for your first dance, would you want to?


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So You Want To Be A DJ?

article by Mysterious DJ X | posted on December 04, 2013 at 5:00am

One very visible wedding professional that you may work with is your DJ, the master of ceremonies for your event. This person is responsible for making your event the incredibly fun social event of the year! However, after talking to a younger DJ in the Buffalo area, this person agreed to share some experiences from the DJ’s perspective. Mysterious DJ X has been a DJ for over four years now, whil…


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Poll: What’s On Your Do Not Play List?

poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on November 15, 2013 at 5:00am

Everyone has a list of songs that they don’t want played at their wedding at all. Of the more popular songs to be axed from the wedding celebration below, if you could only pick one, which one would definitely be on your do not play list?


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Giving A Stellar Wedding Speech

article by Metro Creative | posted on November 11, 2013 at 5:00am

The best man toast can be one of the most memorable parts of a couple’s wedding. Sometimes a toast is memorable for its humor and heartfelt sense of appreciation for the groom and his bride, while other toasts are more memorable for all the wrong reasons. One of the reasons best man toasts can be so unpredictable is that giving a best man toast is such a unique experience. It’s something many men…


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Tune Up: Tips For Reception Music Selection

article by Metro Creative | posted on October 18, 2013 at 5:00am

Music is an integral element of many of life’s special events. The score of a movie can carry a film, and a tender song can bring tears to a person’s eyes during a stage production. Many couples spend lots of time choosing a song for their first dance at their wedding. While that song is significant, couples should devote lots of time to choosing a band or deejay for the reception as well. Stati…


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Let’s Dance

article by Timothy R. Schulte - CTW Features | posted on September 19, 2013 at 5:00am

You can cram into a too-small limo, stumble through your vows and even enjoy a too-well-done steak – at the end of the day, you’re going to remember the fun you had at your wedding and not a few minor details. But when it comes to the music, you don’t want to make any concessions. Your DJ will be the arbiter of your party, single-handedly making the decisions that bring out the craziest, fu…


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Wedding Poll: Your First Dance

poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on August 29, 2013 at 2:18pm

The YouTube phenomenon has spawned many crazy first wedding dances. Are you going for your 15 minutes, or will you be content to simply enjoy the moment?


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