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									                    Booking The Right Covers Band For Your Wedding




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Whatever kind of party, wedding or function you are thinking of planning, having a live covers band
playing will make an amazing difference to its success.


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Make sure that the band you find does not play original music of their own but can play music
everyone knows like the 'classics'. You must find a band that sounds right for your function and
that is why a covers band is the best choice.


You will see that their song list is rather large and normally will play music from a specific era or
particular band.


The strength of a covers band is performing music written by others. Proficient bands can also
mimic a musician's crucial styles down to the most precise detail.


If you are looking for something like this to be at your event there are a few things you can do.


The first thing that you should realize is that the Internet is going to be your best bet for finding a
covers band with the sound that you want.


For instance, you may discover a band nearby. You may find the right band in your own town or
just few towns over.


Information such as these come quite handy since if you go for a band from another corner of the
country, who needs to travel to get to you, then their traveling cost is going to get added to the
fees making a larger hole in your pocket.


Use the online directories to get performers from your area and to make sure that they are not so
far away from your event that it raises the cost.


The next advantage that you have with the internet is that it gives you an option of hearing the
band's work before you contact them.


Usually the cover band would at least have a MySpace page uploaded where you get to hear all
their uploaded music files.


You will recognise there are bands where the quality of the sound that has been uploaded is way
better than others. This is a great indication of their overall professionalism.


It's absolutely essential that you spend time in listening to their music. If the bands don't provide
electronic examples on their site, you can very well email them asking to be given a sample CD or
a DVD video displaying their capabilities.


Also, remember that you should know what you are looking for. What, if any, songs do you need
them to be familiar with and what styles should they be able to play in? Is there a dress code that
you need them to adhere to, and are there any important space concerns that you need to make
known to them?


The more you communicate with the band and more the questions you ask of them, the easier it
will be for you to understand where things stand and better would be the outcome on the day itself.


Be sure to keep your budget in mind, making sure rates are fair and if the style suites your event.
Looking at what other bands charge will help you know what to pay beforehand to the covers
band.


One thing you should not do is rush your choice. Start your planning early and give generous
amounts of your time to selecting the right band. You will not be harried because there are a lot of
talented young people waiting to rock!


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