Recent wedding music Posts

What Should Your Grand Entrance Song Be?

Posted by Kim on Feb 11, 2015

grand-entrance-Kristen-Wynn-PhotographyPhoto by Kristen Wynn Photography 

Your “grand entrance” to your reception is an important moment of your wedding day. Not only is it one of the first times you’ll be announced as a married couple, but it also signifies the start of the party! The song that’s played during your grand entrance will set the tone for the rest of the reception, so make sure you choose wisely. Take our quiz to find out the right song for your moment in the spotlight.

wedding-first-dance-hopkins-studioPhoto by Hopkins Studios

The music you choose for your wedding really sets the tone for the day. An expert DJ or band can assist you in creating a playlist that suits your style, but it really depends on your personal musical taste, and that of your spouse and guests. In our new WinterBook, we compiled a list of tips for creating your playlist, and also asked several music pros to provide some unique playlist ideas.

The 50 Most Romantic Song Lyrics for Your Wedding

Posted by Caitlin on Jan 27, 2015

50 romantic song lyrics for your wedding

Music goes hand in hand with love and weddings, so we’ve sorted through the tunes and sussed out the lyrics that are guaranteed to make your heart gush. Let these romantic song lyrics inspire your vows, determine your first dance song, or even serve as signage at the ceremony or reception. Whatever your musical preference, we’ve got something in here for you!



Photo: Erin Johnson Photography

Yesterday, we launched our seventh e-magazine, WeddingWire’s WinterBook 2015. As you can tell by the cover, it’s real-life models Alexia and Nate from the rustic winter farm styled shoot inside. Did you think we would forget real weddings? There are also three of those too. But that’s not all — check out our exclusive 50 fresh ideas that haven’t completely taken over Pinterest yet (bye mason jars and burlap bunting!), learn how to style your decor with patterns such as chevron, stripes, florals, and polka dots, or search for that dream dress and everything that goes along with it. Plus, six ways to keep your guests cozy and how to create the best impression with invitations. Need help finding your venue or picking the soundtrack to your reception? We’ve got 20 gorgeous ballrooms, and six different DJ playlists to suit your style. You can ever persue the 14 most-asked tough etiquette questions, all answered from pros across the country, or stalk the top trending survey results from couples who got married in 2014. Bonus: A wedding planning timeline inforgraphic. And last but not least read up why your wedding will be better than the Oscars. You’re welcome!

Top 10 Modern Mother-Son Dance Songs

Posted by Caitlin on May 09, 2014


Photo: Continuum Wedding Photography

The father-daughter dance might get the most attention, but let’s not forget about another important moment during the reception — the one between a mother and her son. Whether they want a beautiful slow ballad or an upbeat pop song, we’ve gathered plenty of tried-and-true tracks. Listen to our top 10 modern favorites here.