Good weddings are made great through great wedding entertainment, most commonly provided in the form of live music by professional wedding bands. Guests going home with happy feet from your wedding will carry cherished memories of your special day, and that’s really what makes a great celebration. Finding a talented band that suits your personality and your wedding is a matter of great consideration that requires attention to details like budget, space allowances, guests, etc. Keep the issues mentioned in the list below in mind while starting your search.

Wedding bands as entertainers are really the best choice as your guests will experience the pleasure of a live performance. Excitement levels can be raised through a multitude of ways, from a moving solo to a thumping horn section interlude. Here’s what you need to think about while choosing a band for your wedding day:-

1) The Vibe

The songs that are played by the band at your wedding can set the tone for the wedding and spell out the wedding theme strongly. Most importantly, it’s the single biggest thing that guests take away from your wedding. The musical genre of the band should reflect your personality as well as strengthen the overall wedding theme. From a subdued string quartet to an 80’s disco band, from groovy funk to romantic duets, there are a number of wedding bands catering to every kind of music style and ambience.

2) Variety

If the bride and groom have differing tastes in music, choose a band that has in its repertoire a wide range of songs from country to rock and roll and from RnB to jazz. The band that you choose should have the ability to play both slow and fast songs, as well as old and new numbers to cater to your guests from different age groups.



3) Budget Considerations

Band rates are very competitive and prices vary from the number of members in a band to whether the wedding is being held on a weekday or a weekend. A 12 piece band will obviously cater to a larger wedding and be more expensive than a quartet who is better suited to cater to a small, intimate wedding.

4) Space Constraints

Some reception sites have restrictions on the number of musicians they allow as well as the number of pieces of equipment they bring in, and others have rules related to usage of electrical power supply and noise limits. Once you have decided your wedding venue, check out all these considerations before scouting for wedding bands.

A wedding band is the best bet to provide a certain degree of class and sophistication to your wedding.

The Recoil Wedding Band takes the lead in providing top class wedding entertainment in Ireland, most noticeably Cork and Galway. They have a gifted bandleader who also doubles up as a master of ceremonies and interacts with all the guests, while making the rounds of the room and choosing to play music that resonates well with his audience. Check out their testimonials on their website and figure out why they are the best choice amongst wedding bands in Cork and Galway.