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The King of Sax
Today (14th of August 2021) marks 50 years to the day of the passing of – in my opinion – the King of Sax. Not Charlie Parker, not John Colrane, not Cannonball Adderley, in fact not a jazz player per se. I am talking about the one and only King Curtis.
12 Alternative Favour Ideas
Favours can often be an expensive element of a wedding that frequently is overlooked by guests. Here’s some alternative wedding ideas to what you might expect…
8 Tips for an Eco-Friendly Wedding
Thanks to David Attenborough, Greta Thurnberg and many others, we are all so much more conscious of our effect on the planet.
Tips from a Harpist
Professional harpist Cecily who has even played for the Queen, guides you through the world of hiring a harpist for your special occasion.
Wedding Ceremony Music Guide
Here is a guide to choosing the right musicians and top tips on where and when the music should take place.
Tips from a Ceilidh Band
Ceilidh, Barn Dance or a Good old-fashioned knees-up. Call it what you like, but here are our tips on hiring a Ceilidh Band to make your event a success.
When To Have Music at Your Wedding
Many of our wedding bands have broadened their horizons to offer a full music package to cater for every part of your special day.
Vintage Wedding Music Ideas
Your Guide to Vintage Wedding Music is right here. We have put together our music suggestions for your retro wedding.
Tips from an Acoustic Duo
Duo Monroe Acoustic give their professional insight and guide on booking an acoustic duo for your wedding or event.
Noise Limiters and Restrictions
Booking a venue with a noise limiter or noise restrictions? Read our simple guide to learn what ‘too loud’ really means.
Video of George Lee aged 97 goes viral
A video posted on the DG Music Facebook page of 97 year old war veteran George Lee singing ‘You are My Sunshine’ has gone viral.
An Interview with Bennie Maupin
Director David Graham chats with US jazz saxophone and bass clarint legend Bennie Maupin ahead of a UK concert in on Nov 21st 2014