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Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to the Bandstand Music DJ's & MC's most frequently asked questions page. When it comes to hiring Bandstand Music DJ's and MC's service for your event you will probably have some questions along the way. If you do not see your question(s) listed please do not hesitate to give us call to discuss your specific details.

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Question: How do we get in touch with you?
Answer: Office Phone: (402) 393-5414
E-mail: steve@bandstandmusic.com


Question: How much do you charge?
Answer: Our prices will vary depending on the type of event, day of the week and the month. Some times of the year are busier than others which will play a role in the price. Typically prices will range from $300.00 to $600.00. Please contact us for a price quote.


Question: Can we book you for more than five hours?
Answer: Absolutely, we have a fee of $75.00 an hour once your five hour package expires.


Question: How many DJ's do you have?
Answer: Bandstand Music currently employs 12 DJ/MC's. Each DJ is hired based on a fun personality and is trained in customer service. Our DJ's work exclusively for Bandstand Music. We do not subcontract our events out to other companies.


Question: Are the DJ's allowed to drink alcohol at the events?
Answer: Absolutely not! Bandstand DJ's are not allowed to consume alcohol at any time during any event.


Question: What if my DJ gets sick or has an emergency?
Answer: Bandstand Music has back-up DJ's and equipment ready to go at all times. Since starting in 1993 Bandstand Music has never missed an event.


Question: Can we bring our own music?
Answer: If you have any CD's or MP3 players that you want to provide for your event that would be fine as long as the music has been provided by you the client directly. Any music brought by guests will be cleared with client.


Question: Will you play the music we want?
Answer: The music we play is all up to you. We provide you with a song list right here on our website of all the music brought to your event. With this you now have the ability to create a music agenda specific to you. Most people will give us a list of music they enjoy and encourage the DJ to use their experience to fill in the rest. For more information about Bandstand Music online song list click here.


Question: What does the DJ wear?
Answer: It is important that we fit the style of your event. Therefore we leave it in your hands to let us know what the appropriate attire will be. Whether suit or casual it is up to you. You will be able to let us know about your DJ's attire when you fill out your online Event Planner.


Question: Where are you located?
Answer: We are located at 1815 North169th Plaza Omaha, Nebraska 68118.


Question: How far in advance do we need to book your services?
Answer: Bandstand Music is available on a first come first serve basis. We recommend that you book once you have made the decision to use Bandstand Music for your event. We can hold dates for up to five business days.


Question: Should we "tip" the DJ?
Answer: Your Bandstand Music DJ's will be providing a service for your event. If you feel that your DJ did an outstanding job and that your plans were followed then a tip is always nice but it is up to you.


Question: Can you provide the music for my ceremony?
Answer: Yes and we do it all the time. If your ceremony is in the same location as your reception there is no extra fee. Your five hour package price starts when the ceremony music begins. If your ceremony is in a different location from your reception we have a flat fee of $150.00 for the ceremony music. Please call us to discuss your specific ceremony details.


Question: Do you travel outside of Omaha?
Answer: We will go just about anywhere in Eastern Nebraska and Western Iowa. Click here for the travel fees to some of the most common areas we travel to. If your town is not listed please give us a call for a travel quote.


Question: Do you charge for your "set up" time?
Answer: Set up and tear down will be done before and after your contracted time. You will never be charged for this. We arrive no later than one hour before each event to allow ample time to set up. Music will start at your specified contract start time.






Please call (402) 393.5414 if you need assistance