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#311 LissaSou

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Posted 13 June 2014 - 05:58 PM

@marinah84 you're welcome! I've been working on my own playlist and my friend who used to work with me was helping. We were making a list of our old go-to songs and that came up 😃

#312 MrsRoy

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    Posted 13 June 2014 - 09:51 PM

    The thought of having to come up with a playlist gives me a tremendous amount of anxiety :(

    My fiancé and I like totally diff music
    He's older than me and I don't even think he knows half of the artist/music I'm into.

    And also the thought of the guests having a good time based on the music I pick sends me into a panic.


    I hope I get over this soon...
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    #313 marinah84

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    Posted 16 June 2014 - 08:06 AM

    @MrsRoy  I'm making the playlist and asking him for song suggestions, and trying to incorporate songs I know he likes (or at least ones from the same time period/genre that I can also stand).  He's not being very helpful when I ask!  


    In a few months, if he's still not being helpful, I'll tell him he either needs to tell me a list of x number of songs, OR, he can front the cost of a DJ/listen to my music all night ;).  


    We have a lot of older family members going (actually will outnumber people our age), so am asking them for suggestions as well!

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    #314 tarynh86

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    Posted 17 June 2014 - 01:48 PM

    Thanks for this

    #315 lydiasusi

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      Posted 30 June 2014 - 08:49 AM

      Loyalty – Me’shell N’degeocello
      Over the Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
      Linus and Lucy – Schroeder’s Greatest Hits

      Island in the Sun – Weezer (introduce wedding party)
      Champagne Supernova – Oasis
      Come Rain or Come Shine – BB King and Eric Clapton
      All Is Full of Love – Bjork
      Little Wing – The Jimi Hendrix Experience
      Wild Horses – Rolling Stones
      Kokomo – Beach Boys
      The Perfect Girl – The Cure
      Learning To Fly – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
      Throne of Gold – Steel Pulse
      Glory Box – Portishead
      Glycerine – Bush
      Stuck in A Moment You Can’t Get Out Of – U2
      Summertime – Janis Joplin
      Tiny Dancer – Elton John
      Tonight – Smashing Pumpkins
      Love Song – The Cure
      Hymn 43 – Jethro Tull
      And I Love Her – The Beatles
      Piano Man – Billy Joel
      Only in Dreams – Weezer

      I’m Yours – Jason Mraz (first dance)
      Scarlet Ribbons – Roisin Murphy (father/daughter)
      Teach Your Children (mother/son)
      Just Dance – Lady Gaga
      White Wedding – Billy Joel
      That Was A Crazy Game of Poker – OAR
      Underneath It All – No Doubt
      Lay Lady Lay – Bob Dylan
      Steppin’ Out – Steel Pulse
      Come on Eileen – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
      Rock the Casbah – The Clash
      The Sweet Escape – Gwen Stefani
      Temperature – Sean Paul
      Stuck In the Middle With You – Bob Dylan
      Beast of Burden – Rolling Stones
      Rough Boy – ZZ Top
      Wonderwall – Oasis
      Slow Ride – Foghat
      Kung Fu Fighting – Carl Douglas
      Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet
      Santeria – Sublime
      Poker Face – Lady Gaga
      Hey Ya! – Outkast
      Turn Your Lights Down Low – Lauryn Hill (ft. Bob Marley)
      Bold As Love – Jimi Hendrix
      Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
      Lovestoned – Justin Timberlake
      Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You – Lauryn Hill
      Float On – Modest Mouse
      Like A Prayer – Madonna
      Fat Bottomed Girls – Queen
      Up On Cripple Creek – The Band
      I Walk The Line – Johnny Cash
      Earth Crisis – Steel Pulse
      No Woman, No Cry – Bob Marley
      Everlong – Foo Fighters
      Is This Love – Bob Marley
      What is And What Should Never Be – Led Zeppelin
      Caress Me Down – Sublime
      Mannish Boy – Muddy Waters
      American Girl – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
      Everyday People – Sly & The Family Stone
      Here Comes Your Man – Pixies
      Bossman – Lucky Boys Confusion
      When I’m Sixty-Four – Beatles
      Wedding Song – Bob Dylan

      When people are writing "ceremony" songs", does it mean, when guests are sitting? walking down the aisle... and? :)

      #316 lshotty

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        Posted 18 July 2014 - 05:37 PM

        I hate to sound like an idiot, but am I supposed to be making a playlist on an iPod? I'm getting married at the El Dorado Royale. Are there speakers and an iPod dock for my music? Any get married there?

        #317 calgarybride2015

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        Posted 25 July 2014 - 04:13 PM

        I hate to sound like an idiot, but am I supposed to be making a playlist on an iPod? I'm getting married at the El Dorado Royale. Are there speakers and an iPod dock for my music? Any get married there?


        At my resort you can either hire a DJ per hour or you can rent the sound system per hour.   I rented the DJ and told him what type of music we like. Hopefully he does that, but if not I may have my ipod ready just incase.


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        #318 MJTK

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        Posted 29 July 2014 - 12:48 PM

        my resort you can hire a dj or there is an ipod hook up with speakers we can just use...Part of the pkg we paid for.. so technically not free lol... we are laid back...we are going with the ipod...my friends and family only dance once they have a few u dee their belts then look out ;) hahha

        #319 MissJen3

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        Posted 29 July 2014 - 01:40 PM

        Such great song ideas!   


        I also think we are going with the ipod/playlist idea. 

        #320 KAT2015

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        Posted 06 August 2014 - 01:16 PM

        I know we are definitely doing our own - for only a 3 hour reception (which is including our dinner) I don't want to hire a DJ for just over an hour of dancing.


        I think what we may do (need to check with the FI first) is once we get our wedding website up and running, we will ask each person RSVP'ing for 3 song requests for the dance.  Then we will pick 1-2 from each person (depending on final numbers) so everyone gets to hear something they like.  Then we'll add in some stuff to fill in the time. 


        My FI's only requirement is that he gets to hear 'Billie Jean'.... well aside from our first dance being 'Boom, Shake the Room'... which I subsequently veto'd!

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