ZHEYAN_W_ How to Find the Right Band or DJ

From cheesy DJs to drunken bands (as evidenced in The Wedding Singer) everyone knows how much these vendors can influence the mood of the reception, especially when things go bad. But when these guys are great, they make it look... Read More

Ask the Editor: How Much Music? Ask the Editor: How Much Music?

How much ceremony music is appropriate? There are several songs that I would like to incorporate, and I am having a difficult time narrowing them down. Nina, Ft. Lewis, WA Although the wedding ceremony will go be very fast for... Read More

Ask the Editor: Processional Music Ask the Editor: Processional Music

I really hate the traditional “Here Comes the Bride” and would prefer to play something else. Is that allowed? Elise, Montgomery, AL You can play anything you want. If you are concerned about people knowing it is time to stand... Read More

Inspiration Board: Urban Music Wedding Scene

Photo Credits: Vinyl record signage: Sarah K. Chen Photography Rockstar cuff links:Nostalgic Links Etsy Shop Backstage pass save the dates: Aristo Crafty Etsy Shop Mixed tape silk ties: Projector tie the Knot Etsy Shop Faux brick wall signage: Revamped Art... Read More

For the Grooms: Worst First Dance Songs

The fact that 50% of all marriages end in divorce is usually a statistic that most couples choose to downplay while planning their wedding. Well, for those whose glasses are apparently half-empty, we give you the top 5 breakup songs... Read More

Don’t Play YMCA!

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com Take it from someone who attends weddings on a weekly basis, your DJ may try to play “YMCA” and other severely outdated moldy oldies! If you have had enough of songs... Read More