How to Include Music for Your Micro-Wedding

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  Because of COVID-19, weddings have now changed from 250 guests to 10-50 guests. Along with your gut count, many other aspects have been affected, including music. As you know from attending many of your friends’ weddings in years past, music is one of the most important aspects of any wedding. Just because you’re doing […]

Pre-Wedding Healthy Habits To Take Into Your Marriage

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(Photo by Craig Adderley from Pexels) People tend to use their wedding day as motivation to develop healthy habits for looking and feeling their best. While it’s great for you to want to be your best self for your wedding day, you shouldn’t abandon these habits once you’ve made it through the event. As one […]

Chicago Is The Nation’s Third-Most Expensive Wedding Location

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We’ve been featured in the Chicago Tribune! They sourced the best Chicago vendors for wedding essentials at the high-end and more budget friendly options, including food, beverages, venue, music and flowers. Here’s what they said about us: “Price: $18,975 for six hours. This is the company’s most expensive package (most couples get the $6,700 option), […]

What Is A Band?

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In order to define what a Chicago wedding band is, it’s important to start with what a band isn’t. A band isn’t a random group of musicians that get together and play music for a specific event. The same thing applies to people that are all on the same train car, but don’t know each […]

How to Match Your Wedding Theme to Your Wedding Music

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Perhaps you are ready to get married and you have already set a date but cannot seem to agree on the wedding music. While you might love dancehall music, your spouse might be in love with country music, making it hard for you to choose the right Chicago wedding band. Now that you are getting […]

Top 10 Regrets Couples Have About Their Wedding

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Planning a wedding and your wedding day itself is a LOT to handle. Many couples have trouble dealing with all the different aspects of throwing this affair. You may be so focused on food that you forgot to plan the music. The old saying is true: Hindsight is 20/20. Be smart and organized while planning […]

6 ways to integrate dogs in your wedding

Dogs in the wedding

Written by Marc Robisch Dogs truly are a man’s best friend. Who better to share your big day with then your dog? Dogs are always excited, and to say they will look adorable in a little groomsmen bow or flower crown is an understatement. “A pet plays an important role in a couple’s life and […]

Cringeworthy Father/Daughter Dance Songs

Cringeworthy Father/Daughter Dance Songs

Written by Marc Robisch The father/daughter is one of the sweetest moments of the wedding. The right song won’t leave a dry eye in the house. There are a number of wonderful songs fathers and daughters can dance to at weddings, but it is important to analysis the lyrics before you pick your song. A […]

8 Things to calm your nerves on your wedding day

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For some people, weddings are beautiful ceremonies that celebrate the love two people share. For others, weddings are train wrecks waiting to happen. It is important to stay calm on your wedding day, and not freak out when little things mess up. The folks at David Rothstein Music have compiled this list of little things […]

First Dance Playlist

First dance

Written by Marc Robisch The first dance for a married couple is important because it shows the guests two people coming together as one. It is a moment to share with the person you love most. Whether you are spinning them around in your arms, gently swaying or getting lost in their eyes the first […]

What Makes One Chicago Wedding Band Better Than Another?

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Let’s face it, you’ve never hired a wedding band before, and planning a wedding in general is a very challenging process. You have to buy a large number of products and services you’ve never bought before, and learn a great deal in a short period of time. Many couples decide on letting price be the […]

A Very Important Word for Choosing Your Wedding Band

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One of the most important words to consider when selecting Chicago wedding bands is finesse. What I mean by that is the ability of the bandleader and the musicians to adapt to the various changes that happen during the course of both planning and executing the wedding. Just like any sports team that is presented […]