Crafting the Perfect Wedding Playlist with Evenses

Embark on a musical journey to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. In this guide, we unveil the secrets to crafting the perfect wedding playlist with the help of Evenses' expert wedding bands. Discover how the right tunes can elevate your celebration, creating a backdrop of love and joy that resonates with every guest.

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Choosing the Right Playlist with Your Wedding Band


Choosing the Right Playlist with Your Wedding Band: A Guide for Unforgettable Memories

Weddings are a symphony of moments, each note played to perfection, creating a melody of memories that last a lifetime. Central to this symphony is the music, and the role of the wedding band cannot be overstated. At Evenses, we understand the importance of every chord and chorus in crafting your perfect day. This guide is dedicated to helping you harmonize your wedding dreams with the ideal playlist, ensuring that your wedding band strikes the right note.

Understanding the Role of Your Wedding Band

Before diving into the playlist, it's crucial to understand what a wedding band brings to your special day. Unlike a DJ spinning tracks, a live band offers a dynamic and interactive experience. Bands like those featured on not only play music; they create an atmosphere, engage with your guests, and adapt to the mood of the evening.

The Evenses Touch

At Evenses, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse array of wedding bands, each bringing their unique flair and expertise. Whether you're looking for the soulful melodies of a jazz band or the high-energy beats of a rock ensemble, our bands are skilled in creating a playlist that resonates with your personal style and wedding theme.

Crafting Your Perfect Playlist

1. Start with Your Favorites

Your wedding is a unique celebration of your love story, and your music should echo this sentiment. Begin by listing your favorite songs and genres, embracing the diversity of your musical tastes. Whether it's the song from your first date or a track that always gets you both dancing, these personal favorites are the heart of your playlist. Remember, the best wedding bands are adept at blending different styles, from classic rock to contemporary pop, creating a playlist that's as unique as your relationship.

2. Consider Your Guests

While your musical preferences are essential, the joy of your guests also matters. A well-rounded playlist includes a variety of genres and eras, ensuring there's something for everyone. Think of the songs that your friends love to belt out, the tunes that remind your family of fond memories, and even the hits that your grandparents might sway to. This inclusivity not only enhances the atmosphere but also makes your wedding a memorable event for all attendees.

3. Communicate with the Band

Partnering with a wedding band through Evenses means engaging in a collaborative musical journey. Our bands are more than just performers; they are seasoned professionals who understand the nuances of wedding entertainment. Share your vision, favorite songs, and even the mood you wish to create. Their expertise in reading the crowd and experience in various genres will help refine your ideas into a seamless musical experience.

4. Balance the Tempo

The rhythm of your wedding day is mirrored in your music. Start with mellow, softer tunes as background music during dinner or cocktails, setting a relaxed and inviting tone. As the evening progresses, shift to more upbeat, lively songs that invite guests to the dance floor. A skilled wedding band will understand the importance of this transition, ensuring a smooth flow that keeps the energy high and the celebration vibrant.

5. Don't Forget the Classics

Classic wedding songs have a timeless appeal for a reason. They resonate with a wide audience and often have the power to fill the dance floor in an instant. Songs like "At Last" by Etta James or "I Wanna Dance with Somebody" by Whitney Houston are not just popular choices; they're anthems that bring generations together. Including these classics can be a nod to tradition while also ensuring that everyone has a song they can enjoy.

6. Include Slow Dances

Amidst the lively beats, slow dances offer a moment of tenderness and connection. These songs are not just for the couple's first dance but are also a chance for all guests to enjoy a slower pace. Slow dances can be deeply romantic and provide a beautiful contrast to the upbeat tracks, offering a well-rounded musical experience.

7. Be Mindful of the Band's Style

Each wedding band has its unique flair and specialty. It's important to consider the band's style and strengths when crafting your playlist. A jazz band might excel in smooth, soulful melodies, while a rock band could bring energy to contemporary hits. At Evenses, we guide you in selecting a band that aligns perfectly with your musical preferences, ensuring that the style of music complements the overall ambiance of your wedding.

8. Leave Room for Flexibility

A hallmark of a great wedding band is their ability to adapt to the mood of the room. While having a planned playlist is important, allowing some flexibility for spontaneous requests or changes can lead to magical moments. Trust in the band's experience to gauge the crowd's energy and make adjustments that enhance the celebration.

9. The Last Song

The final song of your wedding night holds as much significance as your first dance. This closing track is an opportunity to leave your guests with a lasting impression of your special day. Whether it's a romantic ballad that speaks to your journey together or an upbeat number that ends the night on a high note, choose a song that encapsulates the joy and love of your celebration.

Your wedding playlist is more than a list of songs; it's the soundtrack to one of the most memorable days of your life. With Evenses, you're not just hiring a wedding band; you're crafting an experience. Our bands are adept at turning your musical dreams into reality, ensuring every note contributes to the magic of your wedding day.

Remember, the right playlist with the right wedding band can turn a great wedding into an unforgettable one. Explore our range of bands and start planning the perfect musical accompaniment to your wedding.

How long does a live band play?

A standard performance consists of 3 sets of 45 minutes. This is spread over a period of 3 – 3.5 hours. Shorter performances are also possible. The maximum playing time of most live bands is 4 sets of 40 minutes. This can be spread over a period of 4 to 5 hours.

How long does it take to build the cover band?

The formation of bands takes approximately 45 minutes for 3 to 4 piece bands. For larger bands this takes 1 to 1.5 hours. We always adjust the amount of equipment to the group size. If the group is very large (more than 175 people), the setup time will also be longer.

What is included in the price?

Everything needed for a successful performance is included as standard. So the price is all-inclusive and there are no additional costs. Included are:

  • Screened, professional entertainment

  • Not good, money back guarantee

  • Travel expenses

  • VAT

  • Replacement entertainment in case of illness

  • Online wish list

  • Personal event manager
    event manager

  • 24/7 customer service

  • Assembly and disassembly (if necessary)

  • Light and sound technology (if necessary)*

  • Other necessary equipment (if necessary)

  • The technology can be arranged by Evenses or the band in consultation. However, this is not always the case.

What is included in the price?

Everything required for a successful performance is beach standard included. So the price is all-inclusive and there are no additional costs. Included are:

  • Screened, professional entertainment
  • Money back guarantee
  • Travel expenses
  • VAT
  • Replacement entertainment in case of illness
  • Online wish list
  • Personal event manager
  • 24/7 customer service
  • Assembly and disassembly (if required)
  • Light and sound technology (if required)
  • Other necessary equipment (if required)
How is the price determined?

The price mainly depends on the following factors:

  • The desired duration of the performance
  • Travel time and travel costs
  • Any lighting and/or sound technology required
  • Any waiting and preparation time
  • The group size
  • Familiarity of the act.

Ultimately, every party is unique. Therefore, we are happy to discuss your requirements in advance and can make an appropriate tailor-made proposal.

How is the quality of the entertainment guaranteed?

A specially trained team does advance screening of our entertainment. Here, we look at:

  • experience,
  • training,
  • price-quality ratio,
  • representativeness,
  • originality
  • reliability in keeping appointments.

What else we do:

  • All acts are previewed through demos and live performances.
  • Personal introduction before acts can perform on behalf of Evenses
  • Our entertainment also has an online portal where they can view all the information and requirements of your booking at all times
  • We call and text the entertainment prior to the booking for a final check
  • We only work with entertainment that we stand behind ourselves and that meets our quality standards. In all other cases, they do not appear on our website.
  • As we have been in business for almost 15 years, we have a good long-term cooperation with almost all our entertainment
What is the process of a booking?

Our job is to completely unburden you so that you end up having a successful party. This is how you achieve a successful party:

  1. Look at our website and choose the entertainment you like. Difficult to choose? Contact our team and we will help you find the right option
  2. You will receive a no-obligation proposal. Does it not quite fit your needs? Let us know and we will try to adjust it. Is the proposal to your liking? Then you can indicate that you wish to book.
  3. You can submit your wishes and other details online. We will make an agreement and invoice. This can be paid and signed online. We will schedule all the entertainment correctly. We will get in touch shortly before booking.
  4. We're all set. We are going to make it a successful occasion!
How can I cancel?

Do you want to cancel unexpectedly? Please contact us, we will then try to resolve it as best we can for both you and the entertainment you have booked. In consultation, we usually come to the best solution.

This is our standard cancellation policy:
After you have confirmed your booking, you have 14 days of reflection time. You can then cancel, without giving any reason, free of charge. This only applies to bookings beyond 45 days on the day of booking.

If the cooling-off period has expired, or the booking is made within 45 days, we will charge a cancellation fee. You can take out cancellation protection at the time of booking for 6.8% of the booking amount.

Cancel without cancellation protection:
20% up to 90 days or more before booking
40% up to 31 days before the booking
60% up to 14 days before booking
80% up to 7 days before booking
100% up to 0 days before booking

Cancellation with cancellation protection:
up to 90 days before booking
20% up to 31 days before the booking
30% up to 14 days before the booking
40% up to 7 days before the booking
50% up to 0 days before the booking
With flexible cancellation, if the supplier agrees, the Client can move the booking date once free of charge.

For well-known artists, we adhere to the cancellation conditions as they apply with this party.

How does payment take place?

You can make your payment via our secure online environment. We use the payment provider Mollie for this. You can choose from all common payment methods.

  • Ideal
  • Bank transfer
  • Credit card
  • PayPal
  • Apple Pay
  • Sofort Banking
  • Bankcontact
  • KBC/CBC pay button
  • Belfius Pay Button

You can choose the following payment terms:

  • 100% deposit in advance
  • 50% when booking is placed, remaining 50% 14 days before booking
    For companies only:
  • Pay 30 days after booking (2.9% surcharge)
  • Pay 60 days after booking (6.8% surcharge)
What if my party cannot go ahead because of Corona?

Would you like to book entertainment, but not sure if your party date can go ahead? With us, you can move your booking free of charge at any time if your party cannot go ahead due to government measures. We offer this guarantee completely free of charge!

What if last-minute it turns out the act cannot perform?

We always have a backup option available. Our team is available 24 hours a day. If the entertainment you have booked is unable to perform due to force majeure, we will do everything we can to make it happen. Because we have such a large network, we always succeed.

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