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Wedding Music for Your Ceremony, Bands, DJs & Reception Musicians

Music at a wedding can be something easily not given enough attention. But just as the flowers, dress, and location are crucial to setting the tone, music is a crucial way to convey your feelings, personalities, wedding theme, and to help your guests relax.

How to DJ Your Own Wedding With an iPod or Laptop
Using an iPod to DJ your wedding is a trend that keeps rising in popularity. It can be a great way to save money, but it can also turn into a disaster. Here are my top tips on how to DJ your own wedding.

Royal Wedding Ceremony Music
When Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton wed, British wedding ceremony music will play an important role. Find out which songs they've chosen to set a romantic and reverent tone

Top 5 Michael Jackson Wedding Songs
Michael Jackson's untimely death has the sad silver lining of reminding all of us of how talented he was, and how his music made us feel good. And since a wedding is a time to feel good, it makes sense to play some MJ! He might be best known for Thriller or Beat It, but there are in fact Michael Jackson wedding songs about love and happiness....

Non-Cheesy Father Daughter Dance Songs
By nature, the father daughter dance is a little bit sappy. If you do it right, there won't be a dry eye in the house. But that doesn't mean that you have to choose a trite song that your guests have heard at every wedding. Here are dozens of non-cheesy father daughter dance songs from every genre.

Wedding Music that Will Get Your Guests Dancing
Wedding music is perhaps the most important element of making your guests go home saying, "Man, that was a fun wedding." If you want to ensure that your guests are dancing and having fun all night long, here are my tips for great wedding music.

My "Do Not Play" List - Songs That Are Wrong for Wedding Receptions!
A good "Do Not Play" list will stop your wedding from turning into an ironic joke or a slimy cheesefest. Make sure your DJ or band steers away from the cheesiest and most inappropriate songs by reading my personal "Do Not Play List."

Wedding Reception Music Plan
This reception music checklist will help insure the right song gets played at important moments. Give this plan to your DJ, Band, or person manning the iPod so that they won't miss a beat.

Wedding Music: Pros and Cons of Choosing a DJ or Wedding Band
Having the right music at your reception is essential to setting the mood, and making sure people have fun. But how do you know whether to hire a wedding band or DJ? Here are the pros and cons of each.

Top 10 Romantic Albums of Love Songs - Ten Great Albums to Put You In the Mood
Looking for that perfect romantic album? Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day, planning to propose marriage, looking for love songs for your wedding, or simply planning a night in, here are 10 great albums of love songs.

Songs for Your First Dance at Your Wedding - Sample First Dance Songs
Some nervous grooms get sweaty palms at the mere mention of the first dance. But if you choose a song that is meaningful to you, and makes you happy, that first dance will go swimmingly. If you're having trouble coming up with a song, here’s a list of popular first dance songs.

What's Your First Dance Song?
What will be your first dance song at your wedding? Inspire others and explain why you picked it!

Wedding Ceremony Music - Examples of Traditional, Classical and Contemporary...
It's the moment you've been waiting for – you and your bridal party making a grand entrance and walking down the aisle. But what will you choose for your wedding ceremony music? Here is a list of both classic and contemporary wedding ceremony music to help you set the right tone, and make that dream entrance.

Wedding Ceremony Music to Avoid - Top 4 Songs of Wedding Ceremony Music that...
Wedding Ceremony Music to Avoid - Top 4 Songs of Wedding Ceremony Music that You Shouldn't Use

Music and Dancing
Check out these great ideas for ceremony music, first dance ideas, songs for the parent dances and more. They'll get you started on grooving whether you're a Bach and Brahms couple or you're California Dreamin'.

500 wedding songs
Stuck on what song to have your first dance to? Don't know what's appropriate for a father-daughter dance? This database has more than 500 suggestions for you.

Original Music
Grammy and Emmy winning songwriters want to provide you with the ideal music for your big day. They have great planning tools, and a listening station where you can sample some tunes.

Questions to Ask Your Wedding DJ
A wedding DJ is probably the one vendor who can truly make or break your reception. Before you sign that contract, make sure youve asked these important questions.

Do's and Don'ts for Hiring a Wedding DJ
Do's and Don'ts of Hiring a Wedding DJ: Questions to ask to find the BEST DJ for your wedding!

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