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Colshaw Hall Wedding DJ

Colshaw Hall Wedding DJ'ing on NYE for such a fantstic couple was a real treat. 

Rachel and Dan had Joe Keegan from BBC's The Voice and his band, Wedding DJ Adam Carr and, of course, Bag-pipes at midnight.

Note the sparkly bridesmaid dresses. At one point I was asked to play The Promise from Girls Aloud.

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Question from DJ Chris Bell. How do you sort your music?

A DJ in Australia contacted me regarding organising his music for DJ’ing. Here’s my response:

Something I struggle with too is remembering to play all the great records at the right time. That’s part of the fun though. It’s nice when you get a response to a track you play that made someone think or reminded them of a something that hadn’t crossed there mind for a long time.

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Why ‪#‎WeddingPhotoGate‬ doesn’t apply to me.

Wedding Photo Gate, was an online argument between a Wedding DJ, who was thought of by many to be stepping on the toes of the Wedding Photographer. The news story was covered in Forbes and elsewhere on the web. I don't delve too deeply into that row - but here are some of my thoughts on the topic.

In the two years I’ve been bringing my camera along to weddings what I do with it has evolved.

I want to ‘Capture the love’, to coin Ken Rochon’s phrase, but I am always thinking about crossing the line. And pondering where that line is.

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Radisson Edwardian Wedding DJ

Saori and Jame's Wedding at The Radisson Edwardian, formerly the Free Trade Hall.

Many great bands have played there. this night started with James's band Nine Black Alps playing some covers, which gave me the opportunity to take some photographs.

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Alexis and Jay's Wedding in Didsbury

Alexis and Jay's wedding in Didsbury, Halloween 2014. They fully embraced the opportunity to dress up and have a great time.

Jay was a 5th Avenue DJ, the music decided on was full of brilliant numbers - some great classics.

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