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GENESEE MOBILE DISK JOCKEY

Arvada , CO

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ARVADA, CO US
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
4.6/5.0
Craig arrived early to our reception ready to go.He kept the flow of the reception going and was very professional.He also has a great selection of music.I was very happy with his service!
Craig arrived early to our reception ready to go.He kept the flow of the reception going and was very professional.He also Read more...
Craig arrived early to our reception ready to go.He kept the flow of the reception going and was very professional.He also has a great selection of music.I was very happy with his service! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
0.5/5.0
At first I thought Craig would be our DJ for our wedding. His price can't be beat and he seemed very nice. I had emailed him back and fourth and he agreed to meet with my fiance and I for an initial consultation.

The day of the consultation we confirmed we were still meeting, then a half hour before meeting he texts me telling me that there will be a $100 deposit. I assumed this was if we were to book him for the wedding, but considering we hadn't even met the guy yet I simply replied back 'I wasn't aware we were putting a deposit down today. We were under the assumption this was just a consultation. We are still meeting with a few DJs to make sure we find the perfect fit before we pay anything.' And his reply was 'Good luck with your search. Thank you.'

Keep in mind we were on our way to meet him when all of this happened. I asked him if we were still meeting? I didn't think that was rude to tell him we were not ready to put down a deposit until after we knew he would be the one. I tried to call him to tell him we were at the coffee shop to meet and no answer. He completely blew us off!!!

Didn't even get a chance to meet Craig, but I can tell you based on my initial experience with him that he is not worth spending your money on his services. He is rude, and very unprofessional.
At first I thought Craig would be our DJ for our wedding. His price can't be beat and he seemed very nice. I had emailed Read more...
At first I thought Craig would be our DJ for our wedding. His price can't be beat and he seemed very nice. I had emailed him back and fourth and he agreed to meet with my fiance and I for an initial consultation.

The day of the consultation we confirmed we were still meeting, then a half hour before meeting he texts me telling me that there will be a $100 deposit. I assumed this was if we were to book him for the wedding, but considering we hadn't even met the guy yet I simply replied back 'I wasn't aware we were putting a deposit down today. We were under the assumption this was just a consultation. We are still meeting with a few DJs to make sure we find the perfect fit before we pay anything.' And his reply was 'Good luck with your search. Thank you.'

Keep in mind we were on our way to meet him when all of this happened. I asked him if we were still meeting? I didn't think that was rude to tell him we were not ready to put down a deposit until after we knew he would be the one. I tried to call him to tell him we were at the coffee shop to meet and no answer. He completely blew us off!!!

Didn't even get a chance to meet Craig, but I can tell you based on my initial experience with him that he is not worth spending your money on his services. He is rude, and very unprofessional. Read less
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Aiden
Wedding:
5/25/2013
3.7/5.0
This DJ is very affordable! Craig is a part-time DJ, and because of the cheap price, our expectations were low, and he turned out to be very decent!

First of all, we needed wireless and portable speakers for our lakeside ceremony inside the National Park. Before we hired a DJ, we checked that rental for portable speakers alone cost about $300. So it made sense to hire a DJ for the whole evening for just a little higher price than that.

The process of signing the contract was easy and casual. Craig and I communicated through emails, and he usually gets back to me the next day. His list of songs available is ok but not the greatest, so I would recommend asking to see that list before signing the contract. Our wedding involved a lot of songs in a foreign language, so of course we expected to provide those ourselves, and Craig has no problem playing them. We just gave him the songs on a iPod (or flash drive will work too) on the day of.

I was very specific in my wedding planning. I sent all my vendors detailed schedule of the wedding day, and a list of songs that I'd like to be played during when. That really helped, and I noticed that all my requested songs for the reception were played.

Craig showed up on time and had his setup ready. He also has some light effects for the dance floor. He was willing to be MC and introduces the bridal party and facilitates the evening, but I already had it planned out to have my friends be MC just to have things exactly the way I wanted. The dancing was awesome, good music great energy!

One thing that I felt like Craig avoided to tell me was the lack of a clip-on microphone. I had specifically asked about a clip-on in email (for a special performance during the reception), but he sort of avoided answering that question. Turned out that he has a wireless microphone, but not a clip-on mini-microphone.

Overall, the service is very basic and decent, and the price was good.

This is Craig's Email: geneseedj@yahoo.com
This DJ is very affordable! Craig is a part-time DJ, and because of the cheap price, our expectations were low, and he Read more...
This DJ is very affordable! Craig is a part-time DJ, and because of the cheap price, our expectations were low, and he turned out to be very decent!

First of all, we needed wireless and portable speakers for our lakeside ceremony inside the National Park. Before we hired a DJ, we checked that rental for portable speakers alone cost about $300. So it made sense to hire a DJ for the whole evening for just a little higher price than that.

The process of signing the contract was easy and casual. Craig and I communicated through emails, and he usually gets back to me the next day. His list of songs available is ok but not the greatest, so I would recommend asking to see that list before signing the contract. Our wedding involved a lot of songs in a foreign language, so of course we expected to provide those ourselves, and Craig has no problem playing them. We just gave him the songs on a iPod (or flash drive will work too) on the day of.

I was very specific in my wedding planning. I sent all my vendors detailed schedule of the wedding day, and a list of songs that I'd like to be played during when. That really helped, and I noticed that all my requested songs for the reception were played.

Craig showed up on time and had his setup ready. He also has some light effects for the dance floor. He was willing to be MC and introduces the bridal party and facilitates the evening, but I already had it planned out to have my friends be MC just to have things exactly the way I wanted. The dancing was awesome, good music great energy!

One thing that I felt like Craig avoided to tell me was the lack of a clip-on microphone. I had specifically asked about a clip-on in email (for a special performance during the reception), but he sort of avoided answering that question. Turned out that he has a wireless microphone, but not a clip-on mini-microphone.

Overall, the service is very basic and decent, and the price was good.

This is Craig's Email: geneseedj@yahoo.com Read less
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Sarah
Wedding:
11/7/2009
1.4/5.0
We were very excited when we hired this DJ. He seemed very professional. Had a huge selection of music and responded to our needs. One of his main draws that he sold us on, was that he was a one man company, so no one else would be doing our wedding. Well that was a flat out lie. The day of our wedding without any notice we had a new DJ whom I had never met and didnt play any of our music selections besides the aisle song and our first dance. Granted those are the most important but everything else was horrible. Genessee DJ was hired to run the music as well as help run the evenings events. The replacement never uttered a word, we had to tell prompt him for all the dances, cake cutting....etc. Then when he wasnt playing the music we asked for he didnt have anything to replace it. No Bob Marley, Jack Johnson, Jason Marz. Horrible. Afterwards I sent the DJ an email asking for a refund and he totally ignored us. DO NOT HIRE THIS GUY, he doesnt follow his word.
We were very excited when we hired this DJ. He seemed very professional. Had a huge selection of music and responded to Read more...
We were very excited when we hired this DJ. He seemed very professional. Had a huge selection of music and responded to our needs. One of his main draws that he sold us on, was that he was a one man company, so no one else would be doing our wedding. Well that was a flat out lie. The day of our wedding without any notice we had a new DJ whom I had never met and didnt play any of our music selections besides the aisle song and our first dance. Granted those are the most important but everything else was horrible. Genessee DJ was hired to run the music as well as help run the evenings events. The replacement never uttered a word, we had to tell prompt him for all the dances, cake cutting....etc. Then when he wasnt playing the music we asked for he didnt have anything to replace it. No Bob Marley, Jack Johnson, Jason Marz. Horrible. Afterwards I sent the DJ an email asking for a refund and he totally ignored us. DO NOT HIRE THIS GUY, he doesnt follow his word. Read less
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gimammana
Wedding:
5/24/2009
4.0/5.0
It was a little difficult to get a hold of them via email, but I had much better luck when I called. As far as the day of our wedding the DJ followed most of what we asked for though he didn't play a song when we were introduced as I had requested. He also lost the list of names in the bridal party so didn't introduce my bridal party as I had requested. I was upset, but its over now. I think he is great for the money and would just recommend you are VERY SPECIFIC with what you want if you book him.
It was a little difficult to get a hold of them via email, but I had much better luck when I called. As far as the day of Read more...
It was a little difficult to get a hold of them via email, but I had much better luck when I called. As far as the day of our wedding the DJ followed most of what we asked for though he didn't play a song when we were introduced as I had requested. He also lost the list of names in the bridal party so didn't introduce my bridal party as I had requested. I was upset, but its over now. I think he is great for the money and would just recommend you are VERY SPECIFIC with what you want if you book him. Read less
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