“We Got Band, D.J and a Firebreather for 50 Quid and a Plate of Sandwiches…Facebook Groups…”

Though the title of this post might be pushing the extremes of what can be seen on wedding groups on Social Media, it is closer to the truth than one might think. Example (A) Disgruntled bride to be finds a Facebook group titled “Broke Brides”, “Brides on a Budget” or “Wedding Penny Pincher”…you get the idea. … Continue reading “We Got Band, D.J and a Firebreather for 50 Quid and a Plate of Sandwiches…Facebook Groups…”

“Can a Google Search Save You Money on Your Wedding Band?…”

It is now easier than ever to look for your perfect wedding band, in fact it seems that there is almost too much choice. If there’s one thing the world doesn’t need, it’s a few more Wedding Bands…especially not in Ireland. The market is well and truly saturated, terrible for us small business owners, excellent … Continue reading “Can a Google Search Save You Money on Your Wedding Band?…”

“Why is Wedding Music So Expensive?” … How to get the most band for your buck

When you begin to look for wedding music, price quotes are thrown at you left, right and centre. “1,500…€2,500….€5,000…Are you for real? It’s only a few songs sure”. Yes, those figures are not uncommon for Wedding Bands in Ireland. At the end of the day, everyone’s budget is different and it’s understandable to be selective … Continue reading “Why is Wedding Music So Expensive?” … How to get the most band for your buck

‘We Don’t Do It For The Tea and Biccis’…. Pre-Dinner Music

Featured

This week’s blog explores the world of ‘pre-dinner music’ at weddings. For those of you who are on the fence about whether or not you would like music during your drinks reception, this may help you make a more informed decision. As always we don’t write these blogs purely out of the goodness of our … Continue reading ‘We Don’t Do It For The Tea and Biccis’…. Pre-Dinner Music

Featured

“Could you turn down a little? I can’t hear my spoons over the band”…Why do we play in Pubs…?

It’s been a little while since our last post… summer holidays put a stop to our productivity but like the rain, we are back and here for the foreseeable future! When it comes to Saturday nights, we invariably have a booking of some sort lined up. Our preference would be a lovely wedding in a … Continue reading “Could you turn down a little? I can’t hear my spoons over the band”…Why do we play in Pubs…?

Where’s the Other Girl Ya Had Singing Before? ….The Show Must Go On

This week’s post centres around what happens when one or more band members decide to book a holiday, injure themselves in a drunken incident or get an opportunity to perform a more prestigious gig.  Like any line of work, these things happen and people become unavailable. That’s life. However, we hope to give some reassurance … Continue reading Where’s the Other Girl Ya Had Singing Before? ….The Show Must Go On

‘You Had One Job!’ Advice from a Wedding Band on Your First Dance Song

So right now you fall into one of two categories.  (A) You have spent hours researching songs and feel you can’t possibly narrow down your list of 100 amazing options that encapsulate your never-ending love for your partner.  Not quite you? Perhaps the next category is a better fit. (B) You have been given one … Continue reading ‘You Had One Job!’ Advice from a Wedding Band on Your First Dance Song