Wedding & Party Bands

The Pinterest Wedding – Thoughts from a Pro

Wedding & Party Bands
Staying current is one of the most important aspects of the wedding industry. Each year we see clients suggesting ideas for photos based on what they see on social media. For many, this is a great way to start a conversation with their photographer, so that the couple can show a photographer a vision of…
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Choosing a Band at a Live Wedding Band Showcase

Wedding & Party Bands
With all of the amazing options in wedding entertainment, seeing bands perform live has become part of a couple’s wedding planning experience. Most bands and entertainment companies offer you the opportunity to see live performances, typically in a showcase setting. It is not unusual for a couple to see up to 5 bands perform in…
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Choosing Your Songs for Wedding – Intro Songs

Wedding & Party Bands
As band leader for Jellyroll, our band has learned and performed some really fun songs at our weddings.  In addition to your first dance song, and parent dance songs, think about the song that you and your fiancé are announced to.  This song should be fun, high energy and a favorite of yours.  Here are some…
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BVTLive! at the 2014 PHLCVB Annual Luncheon

Wedding & Party Bands
The “Here for the Making” 2014 Annual Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau Luncheon was hosted last week on the eve of Thanksgiving. This year, BVTLive! was again a proud sponsor of this event with industry leaders all across the Philadelphia region to meeting up to network . This is Philadelphia’s largest hospitality event. The PHLCVB…
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BVTLive Scholarship

Investing in the Future of Our Industry

Wedding & Party Bands
The Philadelphia Vicinity Club Manager’s Association (PVCMA) is an organization of all the country clubs in area, and each year, its foundation awards scholarships to deserving individuals who demonstrate a strong presence or promise in the hospitality industry. For the first time ever, BVTLive! has committed to contributing $1,000 to these scholarship awards yearly, as a…
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Wedding Expert Panel at BVTLive!’s Showcase

Wedding & Party Bands
The Expert Panel at BVTLive!’s Showcase At each BVTLive! Showcase, not only do we offer the chance to see a selection of our award-winning dance bands, but we also bring industry experts to the stage to answer your questions! The November 3rd showcase at The Ardmore Music Hall featured four of the best: Ricardo “Big Ric” Minter of…
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Jellyroll Rocks The Royal Worthington Apartments

Wedding & Party Bands
It is not typical for a BVTLive! dance band to perform for the opening of an apartment building, but this was not a typical situation, nor is The Royal Worthington in Malvern your typical apartment building. It all started when developer Brian O’Neill of O’Neill Properties saw Jellyroll perform at a wedding at the Hyatt…
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Vendor Spotlight: The Farm at Eagles Ridge

Wedding & Party Bands
Bought in 1999 by Stuart and Cynthia Herr, The Farm at Eagles Ridge exudes an aura of rustic beauty that can truly be summed up in one brief statement found on their website: “Elegance without convention. Authentic texture. Refined charm. That’s the Farm at Eagles Ridge.” No need to search further; you have truly found…
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Brian Fitzgerald Violin BVTLive

Inspired Emotions End The Summer In Style

Wedding & Party Bands
The BVTLive! Specialty Acts and Inspired Emotions have been quite active this past month. Take a look at how these accomplished acts have ended their summer! Bill Handy performed at Finley Catering’s Crystal Tea Room for a custom ceremony and cocktail hour.  During an Engagement Party at Doubletree in Plymouth Meeting, Lou Lanza performed Classical…
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