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The Most Popular Songs to Choose for Your First Dance

The Most Popular Songs to Choose for Your First Dance

The Most Popular Songs to Choose for Your First Dance There are so many decisions to make when planning your wedding. If you’re struggling to find a first dance song, click here, and see the most popular songs. Keyword(s): first dance The first dance is one of the most important wedding traditions. It will set … Continue reading “The Most Popular Songs to Choose for Your First Dance”

24 June, 2017 Posted in Dance Music, First Dance, Wedding Reception

The 5 Common Wedding Music Mistakes to Avoid

The 5 Common Wedding Music Mistakes to Avoid

5 Common Wedding Music Mistakes to Avoid No wedding is complete without the right music. Set your wedding up for success with the right music and learn 5 common wedding music mistakes to avoid here. Keyword(s): wedding music The right wedding music should keep guests entertained and have everyone on the dance floor for hours. … Continue reading “The 5 Common Wedding Music Mistakes to Avoid”

Posted in Ceremony Music

How To Optimize Your Wedding For Social Media

How To Optimize Your Wedding For Social Media

Written by Rachel Posner Tips On How To Optimize Your Wedding For Social Media – Article by Naomi Shaw Your big day is fast approaching and you want everyone invited (and even those who didn’t make it to the guest list) to be able to easily access photos, videos and other pertinent information regarding your wedding. … Continue reading “How To Optimize Your Wedding For Social Media”

2 June, 2017 Posted in Ceremony Music

How To Look Beautiful Without Makeup

How To Look Beautiful Without Makeup

Written by Naomi Shaw If you’re a snooze button pusher, it’s likely you have little to no time in the mornings to apply makeup.  Well, when you don’t have time, you shouldn’t have to wish you could hide under the duvet all day. There are easy ways to enhance your natural beauty and look beautiful without … Continue reading “How To Look Beautiful Without Makeup”

Posted in Ceremony Music

10 awesome bridal party entrance songs

10 awesome bridal party entrance songs

It can be hard picking the right bridal party entrance song. You want something fun and energetic, but it needs to be right for the moment. There are so many different possibilities. Do you want a top 40 song? Some classic rock? Or maybe a little EDM? No worries, the folks at David Rothstein Music … Continue reading “10 awesome bridal party entrance songs”

28 January, 2016 Posted in Wedding Planning

5 reasons a wedding band is better than a DJ

5 reasons a wedding band is better than a DJ

When planning a wedding, the question every couple asks themselves is “Should we book a band or a DJ?” A lot more goes into this question than you might think. Both create different atmospheres, but you’ll probably find that a wedding band is a better choice. The folks at David Rothstein Music have compiled this … Continue reading “5 reasons a wedding band is better than a DJ”

19 April, 2016 Posted in Dance Music, DJ, Wedding Reception

Best and worst ideas for Wedding transportation

Best and worst ideas for Wedding transportation

Congratulations! You just got married, and it’s off to the reception for the big party! Now, how are you getting there? It’s your wedding, so you don’t want to roll up to the party in your normal car. There are a lot of different options for wedding transportation, some standard like convertibles and some unexpected … Continue reading “Best and worst ideas for Wedding transportation”

30 April, 2016 Posted in Transportation

The Five Most Important Words For a Great Chicago Wedding Band

The Five Most Important Words For a Great Chicago Wedding Band

Choosing the right Chicago wedding band for your big day is one of the most important and challenging decisions you’ll need to make. Your guests will soon forget about the bows on the back of the chairs, the beautiful flowers and décor, if you don’t have great music to keep all of your guests dancing. … Continue reading “The Five Most Important Words For a Great Chicago Wedding Band”

18 November, 2013 Posted in Dance Music, Wedding Planning

Only one chance for a First Impression

Only one chance for a First Impression

“Do I really need live music for my cocktail hour?” YES! The cocktail hour is the first impression your guests will have of your reception. If you use piped in music or no music, your guests will think you have a DJ. A solo pianist or Jazz Trio will create the perfect atmosphere. You know … Continue reading “Only one chance for a First Impression”

10 April, 2012 Posted in Cocktail Music

Shhhhhh!

Shhhhhh!

Here’s how to get every guest to be quiet instantly. It doesn’t matter if you’re dealing with 50 or 500 guests. This works EVERY TIME! Just say this, “Ladies and Gentleman, please turn to your neighbor and say Shhhh.” People don’t like to be told to be quiet, but are more than happy to tell … Continue reading “Shhhhhh!”

13 March, 2012 Posted in Daily Tips, Wedding Reception

Stay Up to Date!

Stay Up to Date!

VENDOR TIP: If you have a website that has an schedule or upcoming events page make sure it is 100% current. Showing dates from 2009 says that you’re really not on top of your business or website. Always keep everything updated. You could be a great guy, but if you show up wearing an Members … Continue reading “Stay Up to Date!”

Posted in Vendor Tips

Benefits vs. Features

Benefits vs. Features

When you talk about you company on your website or in person make sure you explain the BENEFITS not just the FEATURES. Benefits is what your clients REALLY care about! FEATURE: We have a full time arranger on staff. BENEFIT: You can have any song you want arranged free of charge. Know the difference!

Posted in Vendor Tips

Think about your Links!

Think about your Links!

VENDOR TIP: If you have a website, make sure you test ALL the links and videos to make sure they all work. Then do the same on all other sites you are listed on. Brides will leave your site very quickly if anything doesn’t work properly. Broken links says to the bride, “this is good … Continue reading “Think about your Links!”

Posted in Vendor Tips