"Rat Pack + Jazz Are Great
...but I want something different for my cocktail music!"
if the sentiment above describes you, then you were destined to see this blog post today. :) While traditional styles typically played during cocktail hour work great, and make sense for the right atmosphere, they definitely are not a "one size fits all" genre when it comes to fitting the atmosphere of many of today's venues.
If Your Venue Were A Song, What Would It Sound Like?
Okay, the question is weird, but think about it! The venue, decor, and music all brand your event a particular way. And that WAY should be cohesive!
Confused?...Let's Check Out A Couple Of Examples Below.
Check out The Gallery Event Space in Power & Light. What are some words that come to mind? Modern, trendy, minimalistic? DEFINITELY!.....which is why a cocktail hour in this space should resemble the same feel.
This playlist was created for the trendy rooms of Kansas City. You'll hear some housey / jazz sounds that are a perfect fit for events needing the cocktail hour to be uniquely different :) It's definitely not for every person or venue, but if used correctly, your guests will take notice and appreciate the atmosphere you have created.
Ultra Lounge Cocktail Playlist