Here’s Some Descriptions of What We Do,
The Results You’ll Get With Lower Quality Bands and How We Do It Better!
What We Do: Have Received over 300 Five Star Reviews, Best of The Knot, Wedding Wire Bride’s Choice Awards 9 years in a row. Voted to The Knot Hall of Fame. One of only 12 live music companies in the nation who were chosen. Video testimonials from brides, grooms and parents moments after the wedding ended.
Lower Quality Bands: Show random short reviews without any dates or specific names. Video testimonials from 6 months after their wedding. Inconsistent awards.
How We Do It Better: Each of our awards are based on the quantity and quality of reviews from real brides. Consistently high quality year after year.
What We Do: Library of Over 5,000 Songs
Lower Quality Bands: Tend to want to focus on what’s hot that particular week on the radio.
How We Do It Better: We can play a wide variety of styles from Sinatra to Top 40 to keep ALL of your guests dancing.
What We Do: We Create Personal Touches for You
Lower Quality Bands: Consider playing a few special songs and adjusting the schedule personal touches.
Why We’re Better: You’ll get a special gift created just for you. One of our couples said they met at O’Hare Baggage Claim. We gave them a Gold suitcase which all their guests signed.
What We Do: We Welcome Special Requests
Lower Quality Bands: Allow you request a few songs, then will charge you if you request too many.
How We Do It Better: If you have special songs you would like to hear, we are happy to learn and play it. If it’s meaningful to you, it’s meaningful to us.
What We Do: Select songs based on what you want
Lower Quality Bands: Use set lists from last weekend and make slight variations for your wedding.
How We Do It Better: Each song is chosen during the wedding based on your requests and what the guests are actually dancing to.
What We Do: Special Discounts Available.
Lower Quality Bands: Many band offer discounts and make being the cheapest price one of their biggest features. If a band does an average or poor job for you, did you really “save” money?
How We Do It Better: We offer discounts for off-season, Friday, Sunday and Military Weddings.
What We Do: David’s Only Job is as your Emcee
Lower Quality Bands: Bandleader is busy playing guitar, drums or singing and will not be available if you or your vendors have any questions or changes.
WHow We Do It Better: He’s available to help you and your vendors throughout your entire wedding.
What We Do: Separate Ceremony Music Department
Lower Quality Bands: Use the same musicians for both. Will need to leave your ceremony early and set up for cocktails in front of your guests.
How We Do It Better: You’ll get experienced musicians who are specifically trained in ceremony music who provide a smooth transition between the ceremony and cocktails.
What We Do: DRM Ceremony Music Planning Guide
Lower Quality Bands: Suggest a dozen or so ceremony song titles for you to research on Google and random websites for what they sound like.
How We Do It Better: Gives you a step by step approach to choosing all your ceremony music. Listen to 60 MP3 recordings organized by sections of your ceremony. We’ll even help you write your program.
What We Do: Wireless Horns and Vocalists
Lower Quality Bands: Use corded mics which keeps the singers and band members on stage.
How We Do It Better: Allows our musicians to interact directly with your guests on the dance floor.
What We Do: Full-Time Incorporated Company.
Lower Quality Bands: Have only one or 2 people to help you with any questions.
How We Do It Better: You can access our complete staff with 4 departments to help you with every step of planning your wedding music. You can ALWAYS call, text or email David directly ANYTIME with any questions.
WHow We Do It Better: David Hosts the #1 Wedding Show on Blog Talk Radio, Wedding 101 with over 60,000 listeners.
Lower Quality Bands: Offers a few random blog articles about wedding bands.
How We Do It Better: Listen to David interview with many of the top wedding professionals in the nation on a wide variety of aspects of planning, Photographers, Venues and even Ice Sculptures. Lots of insightful information.
What We Do: Remote Control Sound System
Lower Quality Bands: Their soundman goes to the back of the room, walks back to the soundboard next to the band and makes adjustments based on what they remember that needs to be adjusted.
How We Do It Better: The sound will be controlled on an iPad from the back of the room where your guests are dancing to make sure it’s perfect for everyone.
We believe the preparation is just as important as the performance.
We will answer every email or voicemail during the same day. Many times within 2 hours.
We will keep track of every email you’ll ever send us.
David or his assistant will be available Monday – Friday 9:00am – 9:00pm.
We will open a folder for you to keep track of your schedule, contract, Tell Us more about your form and all emails.
We will answer all emails from your venue, planner and vendors with all the answers they need ASAP.
David is always available after hours on his cell except during meetings and performances. 773.719.7610
Any updates to your contract or schedule will be emailed back to you ASAP.
Meetings can be scheduled anytime and can be held in person or over the phone.
Our goal is to have your schedule 100% completed 2-3 weeks before your wedding.