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Wedding live bands top requested reception songs

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Tips when shopping for wedding live bands.

Wedding live bands top requested reception songs.

Bandleader Sandy Vine shares Top requested songs and basic questions when shopping wedding live bands.

Ask the leader of the Wedding live bands.
• How much wedding reception experience do you have?
• Do you take and play requests?
• Does the band come with its own sound system? Is the system adequate for my reception?
• What does your cost include. How many musicians? Hours of the performance. Number and length of sets. Number and length of breaks?

Usually the word of mouth is always the best form of advertisement.

Ask friends, co-workers and family if they have been at a recent function where a great band has performed.

When checking out reception venues ask the coordinator for band recommendations. Make sure they  have done performances in their room. Most will be glad to refer you to any band that they know is professional. One they can trust with the recommendation as well.

Ask other wedding service professionals for referrals. Especially those in wedding services. Photography and video. Wedding planners. Catering. These are the services that deal with bands during the course of the reception.

But it is still your responsibility. Check out the band personally. Decide if they are the right choice for your reception.

Top Fifteen modern dance party songs.
Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke.
Get Lucky – Daft Punk.
Crazy all My Life – Daniel Powter.
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars.
Moves like Jagger – Maroon Five.
Rolling In The Deep – Adele.
Dynamite – Taio Cruz.
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas.
Hot and Cold – Katy Perry.
Bad Romance – Lady Gaga.
DJ Got Us Falling In Love – Usher.
Forget You – Cee Lo Green.
California Gurls – Katy Perry.
Ho Hey – Lumineers.
Lazy Song – Bruno Mars.

Top Fifteen classic dance party songs.
Living On A Prayer – Bon Jovi.
You Shook Me All Night Long – AC/DC.
Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Don’t Stop Believing – Journey.
We Are Family – Sister Sledge.
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor.
September – Earth Wind And Fire.
Dancing Queen – Abba.
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson.
I Wish – Stevie Wonder.
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry.
Can’t Get Enough of Your Love – Barry White.
One Love – Bob Marley.
500 Miles –  The Proclaimers.
Rock Me Gently – Andy Kim.

Top Fifteen slow dance party songs.
Can’t Help Falling In Love –  Elvis Presley.
Harvest Moon – Neil Young.
At Last – Etta James.
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz.
Lost Together – Blue Rodeo.
When I’m With You – Sherriff.
Fallin’ – Alicia Keys.
When I Was Your Man – Bruno Mars.
The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra.
What a Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong.
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green.
Someone Like You – Adele.
Home – Michael Bublé.
Natural Woman – Aretha Franklin.
Amazed – Lonestar.

Courtesy: Bandleader Sandy Vine.

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