We are full swing in the Gala & fundraising season & we are always proud to be on hand, on stage. It’s a time the Band really enjoys, as we feel an integral part of raising money for so many wonderful causes. When guests come up & tell us, they’re returning because they saw we… Read more »
Tag: Special Event
How to maximize your Gala Potential
Post-Holiday wintertime in Chicago is the perfect time to hold your Gala Fundraiser. You might think the weather is a negative factor, but as long as the facility you choose is accessible by major roads, there is only going to be a very slight chance that the weather could effect attendance. On the contrary, most people are anxious to dress up,… Read more »
The Importance Of Customer Service And Musicians
In nearly any industry, customer service is the single aspect of operations that can make the difference between a good business and a great business – or even decide whether you’re a success or a failure. With musicians, it’s just the same. Just as unpopular musicians rise and fall, artists and performers who take the… Read more »
Why do people want to come to your Fundraiser?
If you’ve been a part of organizing a Fundraiser, there are a few things that become apparent: 1. It’s tremendously rewarding 2. It’s a lot of hard work 3. You need to create an event that people can’t resist attending. These days, the competition for charitable donors has never been more fierce. To involve yourself… Read more »
What to do, see & listen to, during the Holidays!
No matter where you live in the United States, there is a holiday to celebrate in the next few weeks. This is a time when friends, family & colleagues take a moment to gather & enjoy whatever relationship they share. Most of the time, this includes a party of some kind. The background of that… Read more »
Summer Event Temptations
Who doesn’t love a summer party? The gardens are in bloom, the temperatures balmy, everything is green & your clothes are light weight. I certainly don’t want to rain on anyone’s parade, but if you’re thinking this is the perfect time to have your event, let me alert you to a few of the pitfalls… Read more »
Working with the great Jay Leno!
We are looking forward to performing again for Make-A-Wish Foundation on May 16th & this year, with Jay Leno! He is truly a delight, both on stage & off. He is definitely one of my favorite Celebrities with which to work. The biggest problem we had with him, was his propensity to leap out of the… Read more »
Have you ever been to a GREAT party?
One thing that really gets me, is losing a client to a D.J.. Don’t get me wrong. Our company created D.J.’s in Chicago. There was no such animal. When we went to advertise, there was no category for us. The whole reason we started down that road, was to accommodate the client that didn’t have… Read more »
Looking at the 2014 Holiday Season…
This Holiday Season has been a busy one for us, with beautiful Parties at the Museum of Science & Industry, the Shedd Aquarium, the Fairmont Hotel, The Drake Hotel & many other Chicago iconic locations. It makes us so thankful to be members of the Chicago Live Music Scene & to be an integral part of celebrating with many Companies,… Read more »
Return to the tradition of great Holiday Entertainment!
Here in the Midwest, the leaves are starting to turn, we’re dragging out the Halloween decorations & turning our thoughts to turkey. If you want to enjoy living here, you have to embrace the change of seasons. I think one thing that helps us face the impending arrival of winter, is the approach of the holidays. What better way… Read more »