October 1, 2016

Utilize a DJ for your wedding, not an iPod! – Part 1

Budgeting is such a crucial part of planning weddings these days, so saving every dollar that you can is definitely a priority! However, hiring quality vendors should also be a huge priority as well, as they will be the ones who bring all of the elements of your big day together. When you think about saving money for your wedding, you may try and cut out a few vendors or even handle aspects your wedding yourself, such as your music, which is not recommended, as the music at your wedding is vital for entertaining your guests. Choosing to handle your own wedding music, such as by utilizing an iPod, will certainly lack that personal touch that your guests will crave, not to mention that your music will constantly need a […]
September 24, 2016

Ask your DJ these questions prior to booking them

Music plays such a huge role in your wedding day; You will walk down the aisle to a beautiful song, share your first dance together as newlyweds and create a musical environment for all of your guests to dance to, and let’s not forget that your music will provide a great background sound for your wedding day, as you make toasts, cut the cake and toss the bouquet. So, when it comes to planning the music for your big day, it is important to find the right DJ, one that will fit the feel of your atmosphere and complement the mood. Once you have narrowed down your search to a few promising contestants, there are a few questions you can ask that will help narrow down your few to one […]
August 3, 2016

Choose a bridal party entrance song that represents your members

Your Bridesmaids and Groomsmen are the people who create your bridal party, and they consist of your relatives and closest friends, so they are surely important to you. Seeing as all of your bridal party members are in some way a reflection of you, as they have all been included throughout passages within your life, it is only natural that you will want to create a special moment for them on your big day as well, and you can do this by picking a great entrance so for them at your wedding reception. Music comes in all forms, from slow to fast and rap to rock, so you will certainly have a wide array of song options to choose from. Seeing as your bridal party members are all characters with […]
July 26, 2016

Top 3 tips to creating a fun wedding reception through music

Everyone loves to have a good time, and your guests will be expecting some great entertainment at your wedding reception. From the cake cutting to the toasts, there will be a lot of events that occur throughout your big day, but did you know that music is actually the number one form of fun that guests seek at a wedding? You may think music is just for dancing, but really there is a lot more to each and every song and the way they are incorporated into your wedding festivities that makes for so much extra entertainment. Brides and Grooms want to ensure that their wedding entertainment exceeds all of their guest’s expectations, so Black Tie Productions has gathered the top 3 tips to take a look at which will […]
July 18, 2016

As the Groom, have a special dance with your mother at your wedding

Your mother raised you to be the wonderful man you are today, so the bond you share with one another is certainly unbreakable, so you should definitely showcase that in a special way on your wedding day. Having a dance just for you and your mother is a great way to incorporate her into the big day in a truly special way, and it will surely be a heartwarming event for your guests to watch as well. Seeing as this is a very unique moment, you will definitely want to take great consideration into the details you put into it, such as choosing the right song. Music comes in many forms, so you will want to decide on a song that represents the relationship that you and your mother share. […]
July 11, 2016

Create a music program so that your wedding ceremony flows with ease

No one said planning a wedding was easy, in fact, it can be quite hectic and overwhelming at times. However, that is not how it should be, and you should be at ease throughout your planning and actually enjoy the once in a lifetime experience. When you are choosing your wedding music you will have a lot of decisions to make, types of genres, slow songs, fast songs, lyrics…the list will certainly flow on and on, so it is important to make the best decisions when it comes to all of these factors. Here at Black Tie Productions, we understand what it takes to prepare the music for your big day, which is why we have created a guide for you to follow which will allow you to assemble a […]