FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do you take requests?
Yes, requests are taken unless instructed otherwise by the client/venue.
Do you carry cordless microphones?
Yes, a cordless microphone is a standard component supplied at every function. This can be used for announcements and speeches.
Do hours quoted for entertainment include setup time?
No, whether you have requested either dj/live music/karaoke entertainment the time quoted is for play time only. Setup is done outside of the quoted start/finish time at no additional charge.
Do you carry/perform up to date music?
Yes, Johnny Wood performes the latest top 40's live music as well as the most requested songs from the 70's to the current chart toppers. In addition, Johnny's DJ service carries the most up to date music titles which include over 14,500 songs and access to many more. Johnny has over 1800 of Australia's most requested and up to date karaoke hits.
Can we extend the entertainment past the quoted time on the night?
Yes, the hire rate is based on the initial start/finish quotation time. However, Johnny is happy to extend the finish time on the night if the venue agrees. Additional charges apply.
Can I supply my own music for live perfomances and DJ entertainment at the function?
Yes, you can supply your own music to be played by the DJ service. Johnny will require your supplied music prior to the function/event to test the CD's or media files on his equipment to ensure functionality. You can request up to 20 specific songs to be played/performed live at your function. Johnny may require surficient time prior to the function/event to learn requested live performance songs.
Does the stage setup/presence display banners or signage?
No, Johnny only carries business cards and a discrete A4 sign that is positioned on the DJ table in front of the console to conseal wiring.
How do we pay DJ and Live Music Dubbo?
Johnny Wood currently accepts payment by cheque, bank deposit and cash. I am in the process of establishing a credit card facility.
How long does the setup time take?
Generally the setup time will take between one - two hours.
The setup time will depend on several factors which include: the type or types of entertainment you require, the access at the location of the functions/event. If requested it may be possible for Johnny to setup several hours prior to the starting time to avoid disturbance to the guests at your function.
What equipment does Johnny carry?
Johnny carries the latest premium equipment, and only uses top end brands such as AKG, JBL, Pioneer, Yamaha, Rolland/Boss, Shure as well as extension leads and all the associated leads/stands. All Johnny’s lighting effects are LED and Laser which are the latest in technology and of the highest quality. In addition to the electronic components, Johnny supplies his own setup table which is covered by a clean Black or White table cloth to blend with the surrounding decorations/theme of the room/function.
What special requirements does Johnny need to setup?
Johnny will require access to a power outlet. If there is no power outlet available Johnny can provide a sine wave generator for an addition charge. If possible, Johnny will require a stool/chair.
What will Johnny wear to the event?
Johnny will dress in accordance with the dress code on your invitation. If no dress code is specified, Johnny will check with the client prior to the event to ensure he is dressed in the suitable attire.
When should I pay Johnny?
Johnny requires a 10% deposit after bookings are made to secure your date and the balance is payable either the week before the function or on the night.
Why should we book DJ and Live Music Dubbo instead of another DJ/Entertainment Company?
Johnny Wood, owner of DJ and Live Music Dubbo, is able to provide a cost effective, time saving service by offering multiple entertainment services at your function. You can hire a DJ, Karaoke, Live acoustic or electric performance, live band, projector and screen to have at the same venue, making organising your important function that little bit easier.
Johnny is a professional musician with upwards of 10 years experience providing live music entertainment to a diverse range of licensed/unlicensed venues, corporate functions, weddings, parties etc throughout NSW.
In addition to Johnny’s musical talents, professionalism and commitment to client satisfaction, he has upwards of 5 years experience at providing DJ entertainment in licensed/unlicensed venues for weddings, prestige’s corporate functions, parties, special events etc.
Johnny provides premium Karaoke services to those who wish to enthral themselves into the music or even just to have a good laugh. He carries over 1,800 of Australia’s most requested and up to date karaoke titles.
Johnny also provides a range of other related entertainment services including screen & projector hire for presentational purposes, PA & sound technician hire, entertainment consultant services etc.
Johnny treats each client individually and is happy to assist with your entertainment needs and requirements to ensure the utmost satisfaction.
Johnny Wood’s equipment is the best available for a mobile situation as he is extremely passionate about his profession and client satisfaction.