Using An Ipod Playlist For Your Wedding Using and Ipod playlist at your wedding reception seems like such a sensible option. You check out the option of hiring a band, and they all seem so expensive. You look into hiring a  DJ. They are so much cheaper, but then how do you know that they… Read More


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What Other Sydney Wedding Band Gets Reviews Like This? We play at lots of weddings. I commonly get “thanks you” messages, either by email or text message. Occasionally I get hand written thank you letters. My question is, what other Sydney wedding bands gets reviews like this? Good Evening Slide, I just want to thank you… Read More


I meet many photographers at the many weddings we play at. One of the best around has to be Milton Gan. For more on Milton Gan…  Email: milton@miltongan.com   Website: www.miltongan.com   Facebook: www.facebook.com/milton.gan.photography   Instagram: www.instagram.com/miltongan   Phone: 0424 531 368… Read More


Do I Really Need Any Speeches At My Wedding Reception? On the October long-weekend we played at two weddings. The unusual thing with both weddings were the absence of speeches. I’ve played at an abundance of weddings and have seen many variations of what makes a truly memorable reception. It’s rare to see people skip… Read More


Tim and Rosy’s Wedding in Port Douglas On Sunday, 4th September we flew up to Port Douglas to play at Tim and Rosy’s wedding. Guests had flown in from all over Australia to attend this tropical wedding. Most turned Tim and Rosy’s “destination wedding” into an opportunity for a short holiday. We flew up on Sunday… Read More


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Siobhan and Mike’s Wedding at Zest, Point Piper On Friday, 12th August we played at Siobhan and Mike’s wedding and reception. The ceremony was at Blackburn Gardens, and the reception followed shortly afterwards at Zest, Point Piper (Royal Motor Yacht Club). I’ve played at this venue many times over the years, and it never fails… Read More


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Andy and Jessica’s Wedding at Balmoral Bathers Pavilion We had the pleasure of performing at Andy and Jessica’s wedding at The Balmoral Bathers Pavilion on Saturday, 20th August. This venue  is one of my favourite places to play in Sydney. This renowned restaurant has a function room upstairs with an adjoining balcony. This area is… Read More


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Global Warming Assists Wedding Planning In Sydney Despite what governments try and tell us, it’s difficult to challenge global warming being a genuine issue facing the world. We’ve just had our hottest April on record. This follows the hottest March on record. Meanwhile, glaciers in arctic areas continue to melt away. It sounds daunting, but… Read More


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Sydney Wedding Bands Get out your phone, tablet or computer, go to Google and search for “Sydney Wedding Bands”. The result will show page upon page of bands spruiking themselves as being “Sydney’s Premier Wedding Band”. The impression it gives is that every musician and singer wants to play in a wedding band, yet it… Read More


The Grounds, Alexandria One of Sydney’s Best Wedding Venues I recently had the pleasure of playing at a wedding at The Grounds of Alexandria. So many times I have driven past this place. Every time I am dumbfounded by the throngs of people streaming in for whatever it is this place has to offer. I… Read More