By David Rothstein
Of David Rothstein Music, Inc.
Before you start looking all over the place for the perfect band for your wedding, it’s important to spend some quality time talking and thinking about the type of guests that are going to be at your wedding. What is the general range of ages? Is there a particular style of music that your ethnicity especially enjoys? How many guests are you planning on having? What is the size of the room that your reception is being held in? Read more
By Mike Dodson
MDM Entertainment Chicago Wedding Entertainment
A good video montage or “slide show” at your wedding reception is a wonderful way to share memories with your family and friends on this very important day. The video can be both touching and funny and is a great way to bring people together. It can also serve as a way to recognize many of the important people in your life. Read more
By Patti Herioux
Wedding Planner, With Love
-Of course you want your wedding to be outstanding and talked about for years to come. A large part of the guest’s enjoyment of your wedding will depend on the entertainment. Here is a list of ten ideas for additional entertainment to make your wedding fun and memorable: Read more
By Mike Dodson of MDM Entertainment
You have probably had your first dance picked out for some time now but you shouldn’t forget there are a multitude of other songs that you will need to choose to accompany your reception traditions. Read more
By David Rothstein of David Rothstein Music
Even though I am a wedding entertainer I believe an iPod is okay for certain types of wedding receptions. This may cause a lot of other wedding professionals to shake their heads in disbelief but the simple matter of fact is some weddings would be okay without a DJ or band. Most weddings would be okay without the typical cheesy wedding DJ but that is another article…..
-When interviewing DJ companies for your wedding reception you should be extremely thorough in your search in order to find a professional and reliable business as well as the entertainer best suited to your tastes. Use the following questions to help narrow down the field.
When planning a wedding many couples focus on the dress, the food, the flowers, the photos and the endless other details yet they often overlook the importance of the entertainment. While all the elements that go into making a perfect wedding day are important, it is the entertainment at the reception that ultimately has the most impact on your and your guest’s enjoyment of the day. Your guests will barely remember what they had for dinner but will remember if they had a great time dancing or socializing or left early because the entertainment was terrible.