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Momentum Talent Group wins awards!

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We are pleased to announce that Momentum Talent Group received The SPECTRUM AWARD from City Beat News, for providing oustanding customer service! And two days ago we received Weddingwire’s “Couple’s Choice Awards” for 2016 (received for the 7th straight year!).  We so appreciate our clients who wrote reviews, and of[…]

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About Our Songlist

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The reason we have chosen as a business not to publish a “complete” songlist is because doing so would actually clutter up what we want our clients and potential clients to see. We typically learn three songs that we don’t know for just about every party we play for. Over[…]

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The Most Important Question Band Shoppers Neglect To Ask:

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Let’s say for the purposes of this posting that a Chicago Wedding Band can be called “experienced” after performing 100 events.  Imagine the best case scenario for your party. The band is playing all the songs you requested, plus other great songs.  And everyone is dancing at your party.  The dance floor is[…]

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Obtaining Meaningful Pricing Information

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Sometimes Chicago Wedding Bands will receive an e-mail saying “I am interested in your availability and receiving a price list.” Answering about availability on a particular date is easily done via e-mail. Providing price information is much more difficult to do in a meaningful way. The high quality bands offer[…]

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Song Selection Trumps All!

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So much in the music scene keeps changing. Different styles of music get invented and become popular, and different trends in our culture affect the music that is produced, recorded, and then performed. The music is always changing, and the best Chicago Wedding Bands change with it. They keep up[…]

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The Proper Band Size

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As the request for types of wedding music choices become more diverse each and every day, it is worth talking about the benefits of a traditional wedding band. For as long as there have been weddings, many different age groups of family and friends want to celebrate. It takes true[…]

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Requests Vs. Set Lists

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I have touched on this topic before (see my previous note on “What REALLY Makes a Great Party”, but it’s worth addressing again. There is a huge difference between a “request list” and a “set list”. A request list is a list of favorite songs that you want to hear[…]

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What REALLY makes a great party?

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As I look at how the band industry is in Chicago, it is clear that there is some sort of “revolution” going on. There are so many new bands that have cropped up. New websites are popping up with new bands every day! There are more choices than ever before,[…]

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