Planning & Budgeting
Backthird closes; your event goes on. Here's how.
Backthird won't survive the pandemic. Here's what that means.
What’s a “Phase 4” wedding like in Illinois?
Make your wedding safer by moving the afterparty online
The one question wedding vendors need to ask before they work in a pandemic
Today, we make big changes to our wedding pricing. This is why.
Why do wedding vendors insist on meeting you before they'll share their rates?
Planning a wedding is overwhelming. Here's how to make it fun again.
Yes, we charge more for weddings. Don't trust anyone who doesn't.
Why we DJ weddings [VIDEO]
Chicago's top 18 wedding DJ songs in September
What were August's top Chicago wedding DJ songs?
That's your wedding DJ's problem. Even if it's not his fault.
Chicago's top 15 wedding songs for July 2018
What should you do if your DJ has an emergency on your wedding day? (Answer: Nothing.)
June 2018's top Chicago wedding DJ songs
What were Chicago's top wedding DJ songs in May 2018?
Why we're proud to work at same-sex weddings
What your DJ must know before your wedding at the Haight in Elgin
Two Brothers Roundhouse wedding? Here are 4 things your DJ must know.
What were Chicago's best wedding DJ songs in August?
And July's top Chicago wedding songs were...
For this couple, celebrating 7 years of marriage meant going right back to the start.
What were Chicago's top 16 wedding DJ songs in June?
May's top 12 songs for our wedding DJs in Chicago were...
Which 12 songs killed at our Chicago weddings in April?
How we match you with a wedding DJ: Finding your dance-party style
How we match you with a wedding DJ: Finding your reception style
Stop worrying about your wedding and just do your job.
DJ vs band for weddings: How do costs compare?
Wedding DJ or band? In Chicago, you've actually got 5 options.
3 Do's and 3 Don'ts for your Herrington Inn wedding
Backthird is supporting refugees this February.
4 things your DJ must know if your wedding's at Morton Arboretum
Here's the poem we make our DJs read so that they never suck.
Planning a Hotel Arista wedding? Here are 4 things you should change.
The only 10 songs I need at my wedding are...
Here's where to dance at your Morton Arboretum wedding
These are the songs that killed at our Chicago weddings in October
4 things your DJ must know for a Heritage Prairie Farm wedding
For your wedding, don't buy the leap. Buy the parachute.
These are the songs that killed at our Chicago weddings in September.
What does my wedding Account Manager do?
How should my DJs and musicians set up for my Heritage Prairie Farm wedding?
What's the best sound setup for my Morton Arboretum wedding ceremony?
These are the songs that killed at our Chicago weddings in the month of August.
Why are the best DJs in Chicago so expensive?
Nope, your wedding is NOT the most important day of your life.
3 Do's and 3 Dont's for weddings at Morton Arboretum
Wedding FAIL! 4 Wedding Floor Plans to Avoid
The Truth About Chicago Wedding DJ Prices
Midwest or East Coast Wedding Receptions? Consider a Compromise.
Is your wedding zombie-proof?
How To Fill a Wedding Dance Floor if it's Not in the Same Room as Dinner
How Soon Should I Book Wedding Music?
How Chicago Wedding Musicians Set Their Prices
What If My Wedding Plans Change?
What Happens After I Book Wedding Music?
Ultimate Chicago Wedding Music Cheat List
FAQ: Wedding Reception Entertainment
FAQ: Planning Your Wedding Ceremony Music
Does My Wedding Need Uplighting?
Does My Wedding Ceremony Need a Sound System?
6 Ways You Can Make or Break Your Own Wedding Reception
6 Ways to Make Your Wedding Cheaper, But Not Suckier
5 Ways to Combine Bands & DJs at Your Wedding
5 Things Nobody's Telling You About Your Wedding Day
12 Beautiful Sounding Chicago Wedding Venues
4 Ways to Make The Wedding More Dramatic
4 Ways to Decrease Wedding Drama
3 Words for a Perfect Wedding Toast
10 wedding dance songs to play instead of the "usual" requests
12 Perfect Last Dances for Your Wedding Reception
10 "Can't Miss" Songs for Your Wedding Reception
Cocktail Music vs. Dinner Music
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