DJ Mineh Ishida

Will Sound Ruin Your West Coast Swing Event?

Will Sound Ruin Your West Coast Swing Event?

Jun 25, 2012

We’ve all experienced bad quality audio and music at one west coast swing event or another. That subtle feeling that we just can’t dance to the music anymore due to annoyance, or that the music is booming and painful to listen to. Whether volume levels were wrong, equipment was poorly setup, bad quality song files or bad equipment somewhere in the...

Selecting a West Coast Swing DJ

Selecting a West Coast Swing DJ

May 30, 2012

When looking for a west coast swing DJ, you’ll want to understand their experience with events similar to yours. For example, a DJ experienced in events with 50-60 people will have a very different experience set than DJs who are experienced in playing for 200-400 people. Competition DJs have experience outside what social dance DJs have. Personality is also a...

Professional DJ vs Ipod

Professional DJ vs Ipod

May 29, 2012

The world is changing.  These days, anyone with an ipod can play music that people can dance to, so many find themselves asking: “Why hire a professional DJ?”  There are several key reasons why a professional DJ is one of the most important investments in the success of your west coast swing dance or event.  While you may pay less for an amateur...