DJ | Sound | Lighting
Before selecting a DJ & lighting company, we know there's a lot to consider. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions by our customers. If your inquiry is not addresed here, contact us and we'll certainly be happy to help. Thank you for considering G Fire Productions for your music entertainment needs. Let's Party!
How much do you charged? It all depends on your specific entertainment & lighting needs. We have DJ packages that accommodate the majority of our customers. However, we do also have add-ons so that you can customize to your specific needs. Our rates & packages are listed.
How long have you been in business? Mr. Reddick, the owner, has over 25 years experience. He started the DJ business at age 16, retired from the military and is continually keeping the party going. G Fire Productions has been in Texas since 2009.
What genres of music do you play? Top 40, gospel, pop, rock, country, R&B, hip hop, jazz, Latin, reggae, dubstep, EDM, swing, oldies, World, Indian, KPOP, Nigerian 50's - current and more.
Do you charge for set up & take down separately? No, all labor is included in the package.
Is your music clean? It is an absolute standard to play only clean or radio versions because we perform at lots of formal and family events.
Can I customize my music or do you play from a list? You may select any music you want for your event. However, we're experienced in helping you choose the most popular and appropriate music accordingly.
How will the DJ dress? It depends on the type of event and client's request. At formal & semi-formal events, we wear suit & tie or business casual as appropriate. We don't wear flashy or over the top attire that detracts attention from you or your event. Otherwise we dress accordingly.
Do you take request? Yes. We subscribe to online streaming services like Spotify for selections we don't have in our library for on the spot request. We'll also respectfully refuse inappropriate requests for the type of event and we honor "DO NOT PLAY" lists.
Will you have a sign or banner at our wedding? No, it's unprofessional and distracting. You are the center of attention. The only exceptions to this type of advertisement is public events.
When will the DJ be there to set up? Our standard is 2 hours prior to the start time. However, the Titanium Package for example, would require us more time to set vs the Bronze Package.
Do you have wireless mics? Yes, hand held and lapel. It's the standard at G Fire.
Do I need to give you a disc or a thumb drive with music on it? No unless it's an unpublished song by a local band or musician. Otherwise, we subscribe to DJ websites and mainstream music stores for purchases and streaming. Give us your requests in writing, and we'll do the rest.
I don't know what songs to pick for my special dances! We have playlists with the most requested songs for special dances and other moments at weddings. If we don't have your song already, we'll get it for you. It's also common to google "first dance songs", etc...
Are your prices negotiable? They are not however, we do offer discounts as an incentive during certain times of the year and at bridal shows. We are proven professionals in the industry and give every client the best value for their money. Good DJ's aren't cheap, cheap DJ's aren't good.
How do we book G Fire? A 50% reservation fee and or a contract will secure your date. We accept contracts in person, mail, or email and payments in person, mail, or PayPal(3.5% fee).
When is the rest of the payment due? 2 weeks prior to the event start date. G Fire is flexible to ISD, city, state, and federal payment processes. We adjust for unique or last minute situations.
How soon can we hire you? Immediately and sometimes we're available for last minute or emergency situations. We're always ready to party!
I don't know how my wedding should flow! No problem. We have a free wedding event flow template available upon booking. They are set up for a traditional wedding flow but can be customized to your desire.
Do you go over time? Yes for an extended hourly rate.
Will the DJ drink alcohol? Our DJ's are "NOT" permitted to drink on the job. Our focus is to serve our clients professionally and sober.
Do you have a backup plan? Yes, we understand that even the best equipment could faulter so we've rehearsed and implemented a what to do plan to keep the party going.
I don't have a venue yet, can I still book the date? You sure can, the DJ will be assigned to your event regardless of where it is. Travel fees apply according to our rates and packages.
I want the Silver Package but it doesn't offer uplighting. Can I add it? Yes. Our DJ packages are convenient for the majority of situations we encounter but can be customized to your needs.
Should I give the DJ a tip? It's not required but is very appreciated and customary for a job well done. Tips and the amounts are given at your discretion.