Choose songs with our interactive softwa...

Sound Obsession’s interactive software helps you choose songs for your wedding or event! This helps you save time, and helps make the planning process much more enjoyable. Choosing the right songs can be a difficult process. Especially when there are so many other things to do for your event! However, having all the songs in one spot, and a click away, will make the planning process easier for you! How do I choose songs? We will give you a personal password and a protected online portal with the ability to search and listen to thousands of songs for your wedding or event. Our music library is conveniently categorised by decade, top 200, artist, and song title. The software also features a wedding specific section to help you select music for special moments such as your first dance, or your dance with your Mom or Dad. Consequently, it is a big […]

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3 Things to Include in Your Wedding Budg...

Besides the obvious items such as venue and attire, there are a few things that brides and grooms tend to forget when they’re planning their wedding budget. You don’t want these to come as a surprise at the very end, so we’ve compiled a short list for you below. Set-up and clean- up crew – Unless you plan on cleaning up everything with your wedding party, it’s crucial that you include this in your budgeting. In many cases, the venue will already have staff ready to help you clean/set-up, so make sure you ask first. Postage for invitations and RSVPs – You might’ve already included wedding invites in your budget, but postage stamps can add up. If your invitations are in a different shape or heavier than your standard paper invites, they will cost more to send out. Have an invitation weighed at the post office along with the RSVP cards and […]

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How to Keep Your Wedding Planning on Tra...

Here’s a handy guide for you to use to keep your wedding plans on track. Of course, everybody and every wedding is different, so this timeline should be adjusted to your needs. Good luck! 9+ months before… Gather inspiration from the Internet and magazines Research vendors Choose your wedding party Work out a budget Plan a guest list Pick a date and book your venue 8+ months before… Book your wedding DJ Choose your photographer(s), caterers, and dress Start your wedding registry 6+ months before… Design (or have someone design) your invitation Look into honeymoon destinations Book your florist Shop for wedding party suits and dresses Arrange stay for out-of-town guests Arrange transportation 4+ months before… Book rehearsal venues Decide on hair and makeup Start choosing playlists with the help of your wedding DJ 3 months before… Purchase rings Finalize party favours, flowers, and menu items Review playlists with your […]

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Hiring a Wedding DJ...

A wedding DJ can make or break your special day, so be sure to hire a reputable and professional DJ to keep your guests entertained. Read review sites to make sure you have a highly recommended DJ who will make your wedding memorable. Visit the DJ’s website to learn about the packages they offer and find out how much experience they have. Sound Obsession has been servicing the Greater Toronto Area for over seven years! Meet up with your DJ to make sure you’re comfortable with the actual person. Address any concerns you may have and ask all of your questions. Get a quote and be sure to ask about any extra fees. (Overtime? Extra equipment?) Make sure you and your DJ have a written contract. If s/he won’t provide one, look elsewhere. Ask your DJ about his/her music collection. Is it updated? Create custom playlists with the DJ to […]

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Always Research The DJ Company...

Choosing the right wedding DJ is a crucial element towards planning a fun and memorable wedding reception.  Ideally, everyone would like an experienced DJ that can read a crowd to get the party going! Well the good news is you can have that amazing DJ at your wedding, but you must take the time to educate yourself by doing research first. There are many different methods and criteria of seeking and choosing a Wedding DJ such as search engines like Google, word of mouth, and using the in house DJ of your reception venue, just to name a few. Before choosing your wedding DJ you must carefully consider the credibility of the person referring the DJ company and whether there is a conflict of interest. For example, most couples are not aware of the nature of relationships between wedding venues and DJ companies. Quite often the recommended in- house DJ […]

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