(Closed) Reception Music, No dancing – Help, Please!!

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Post # 3
5654 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: April 2011

We’re coming into: Here Comes the Sun by The Beatles

Bouquet is: One Way or Another

and here’s a list of music I thought would be good for dinner and a feel good mood (sorry it’s a long list.. but hey it might help)

  • Sunday in New York: Bobby Darin

    Reasons to Love you: Meiko

    I’ve Just Seen a Face: Jim Sturgess

    Boats and Birds: Gregory and the Hawk

    Making Memories of Us: Keith Urban

    New World Son: There is a Way

    I’m Yours: Jason Mraz

    Fever: Ella Fitzgerald

    If My Heart Were a House: Owl City

    Such Great Heights: The Postal Service

    Anyone Else but You: Juno Soundtrack

    Picnic Song Revised: Haley Barnes

    I Love How You Love Me: Beth Orton

    Heart of Soul (Michael Brauer remix): Beth Orton

    How Many Mile: Sara Bareilles

    Today: Joshua Radin

    Waiting on An Angel: Ben Harper and Relentless 7

    I Will: The Beatles

    Just Like Heaven: Katie Melua (Cure cover)

    Forever and For Always: Shania Twain

    When I’m Sixty Four: The Beatles

    Come Away With Me: Norah Jones

    Modern Nature: Sondre Lerche

    Everyday: Buddy Holly

    A Kiss to Build a Dream on: Louis Armstrong

    The Way You Look Tonight: Frank Sinatra

    Always: Frank Sinatra

    The Luckiest: Ben Folds Five

    Chapel of Love: The Dixie Cups

    Unforgettable: Nat “King” Cole and Natalie Cole

    Something In The Way She Moves: James Taylor

    In My Life: The Beatles

    Thank You: Dido

    Those Sweet Words: Norah Jones

    Better Together: Jack Johnson

    You and Me: Lifehouse

    Somewhere over the Rainbow: Israel Kamakawiwo’ole

    Make You Feel My Love: Bob Dylan

    One Love: Bob Marley

    Oh, It Is Love: Hellogoodbye

    You Belong To Me: Jason Wade

    You’re My Home: Billy Joel

    And I Love Her: The Beatles

    By My Side: Ben Harper

    Let My Love Open the Door: Pete Townsend

    All I Want is You: Barry Louis Polisar

    Everything: Michael Buble

    More Today Than Yesterday: Spiral Staircase

    Sugar Sugar: The Archies

    Love Is Here to Stay: Frank Sinatra

    In My Life: Beatles

    Close to You: The Carpenters

    Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You: Manic Street Preachers

    Brighter Than Sunshine: Aqualounge

    New Soul: Yael Naim

Post # 4
1160 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

Popular jazz tunes are good for this too, maybe some Billie Holiday…

Post # 5
5095 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

We’re also having an ipod reception, no dancing!! 

Haven’t gotten very far yet with the list, but here’s what I’ve decided *I* want (FI will have a different list, with lots of jazz).  Sorry in advance this is so long!

Sarah Vaughn – I’m Glad There Is You
Proclaimers – I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)
Indigo Girls – Power of Two
Arlo Guthrie and/or others – I Can’t Help Falling In Love
Mirah – Sweepstakes Prize
Frank Sinatra – The Way You Look Tonight
Neil Young – Harvest Moon
Emmylou Harris – Save the Last Dance For Me
Indigo Girls – Least Complicated
Ben Harper – Forever
Catie Curtis – Magnolia Street
Cheryl Wheeler – Silver Lining
Magnetic Fields – Book of Love
Beatles – When I’m 64
Cowboy Junkies – Hold On To Me
Cowboy Junkies – Anniversary Song
Sade – No Ordinary Love
Neko Case – Soulful Shade of Blue
Joan Baez/ Emmylou Harris – Boulder to Birmingham
Dar Williams – Better Things
Crooked Still – New Railroad
Carolina Chocolate Drops – Corn Bread and Butter Beans
Billie Holiday – Summertime
Bob Dylan – When the Deal Goes Down
Beatles – Here Comes the Sun
Bruce Springsteen – My Love Will Not Let You Down
Indigo Girls – Closer to Fine
Joan Baez – Love Is Just a Four Letter Word
Joan Baez – Forever Young
Josh Ritter – Bright Smile
The Nields – Easy People
Louis Armstrong – A Kiss to Build a Dream On
Lucinda Williams – Passionate Kisses
Lucinda William – Right In Time
Old 97s – King of All of the World
Rusted Root – Send Me On My Way
Simon and Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon and Garfunkel – Late in the Evening
Sixpence None the Richer – Kiss Me
Wailin’ Jennys – Apocalypse Lullaby
Wailin’ Jennys – Some Good Thing
Amelie soundtrack
Pink Martini – Brazil

Post # 6
105 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Here are a few more:

“It Had to be You” Harry Connick Jr. version
“Snow (Hey Oh)” Red Hot Chili Peppers (great song)
“Don’t Stop (Thinking About Tomorrow” Fleetwood
“Scarborough Fair” Simon & Garfunkle
“Under the Table & Dreaming” Dave Matthews Band
“Fields of Gold” Sting
“Every Little Thing She Does (Is Magic)” The Police
“Faithfully” Journey
“The Way You Look Tonight” Frank Sinatra
“Crazy Little Thing Called Love” Queen

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