Tips & Tricks

a young woman hits the high notes, holding her radio mic upright on stage 09/10/2023

Top Tips On Improving Microphone Technique For Singers

If you’re a singer, you can rely on a good-quality microphone to help enhance your voice and performance. However, how you hold and use a microphone can impact the success of your performance overall. Good microphone technique can be a singer’s greatest skill, and its effectiveness is often overlooked. For impactful performances every time, it’s important to practise with a microphone to become fully comfortable using one on stage.  In this guide, we’re pulling together our top tips on perfecting your microphone technique. From holding the mic correctly to avoiding... Read More

DJ playing a set to a live audience 23/02/2023

DJ Lighting: What you need to get started

If you are just starting out as a DJ, figuring out what lighting equipment you need can be difficult. You want to perform at your best and give your guests an unforgettable experience, but you can’t do that with a bad setup.  Before purchasing any DJ equipment, there are numerous factors to consider, and we’d recommend you invest in some good DJ lighting. DJ lighting can completely change the mood and atmosphere of a venue. It doesn’t have to be complicated; you can do it on a budget. At Prebeat,... Read More

Planning for what comes next 04/04/2020

Event Planning 101: Preparing for Life After Coronavirus

If you’re an event planner, chances are your entire working life is on hold right now. Venues across the country have closed their doors, and even if they were still open, Boris has put the brakes on any of us actually leaving our homes for anything but the bare necessities.  We know things look pretty bleak, and we’re not going to tell you to stay positive and keep your chin up – because frankly, sometimes that just isn’t helpful. What we are going to do is provide you with a... Read More

NY sparkler 07/12/2019

Goodbye to 2019: How to Throw an Unforgettable New Year’s Eve House Party

While there’s no denying the chair by the snack table is the most sought after spot at any party, food isn’t the only thing that keeps guests happy and entertained. So, if you want to see 2019 out in style with a New Year’s Eve house party, we’re here with plenty of ideas to help ensure the evening goes off with a bang. It’s all in the atmosphere… Let’s be honest, we’ve all been to at least one house party where we’ve known just from walking in the door that... Read More

Christmas DJ 16/11/2019

Prebeat’s 7 Tips for Being a Successful DJ This Christmas Party Season

‘Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat…’ Or the turkeys. Or the butternut squash if that’s your thing! Here at Prebeat, we love hearing stories from DJs around this time of year – which is why we thought we’d bring you our top tips for getting the party started this festive season! From embracing the magic to brushing up on the Christmas classics, we’ve got your checklist for being a Christmas party DJ. 1. Get bookings in some sort of diary If you’re an old hand and have been... Read More