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 #37656  by smile_smile_smile
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:53 pm
To Lay Me Down
The Stranger
Broken Arrow
TLEO (fast)

 #37660  by paulee
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:22 pm
Built To Last?

 #37669  by tigerstrat
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 2:11 pm
Believe It Or Not (6/23/88; 7/17/88)
If I Had The World To Give (10/17/78; 11/20/78)

 #37673  by weirimpressed
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 2:43 pm
thats pretty cool, i didnt think of ripple

 #37685  by Rev_Roach
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 4:46 pm
TLEO slow and Two Souls

and Shakedown Street after all that formal shit to get everyone moving

Believe it or Not, Jack-A-Roe (why not you and me?) and Built to last are good suggestions too.

 #37690  by CaptainTrips
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 5:15 pm
"because I used to love her, but its all over now"

All Over Now

:-)

 #37692  by Billbbill
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 5:32 pm
Billbbill wrote:My wife and I had "If I Had The World To Give". I played Ripple solo at a friends wedding, although it wasn't the 'wedding song'.
I'm quoting myself here cause I can't believe I forgot to mention that I also went up and performed 2 tunes with the wedding band - at my wedding!!! :oops:

How Sweet It Is & Good Lovin. I have it on vhs too. Yikes!

 #37696  by FairTheeWell
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 6:15 pm
Billbbill= Stud 8)

Bill you must post your wedding vid for us to see...we would all get a kick out of that.

 #37698  by Billbbill
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 6:47 pm
FairTheeWell wrote:Billbbill= Stud 8)

Bill you must post your wedding vid for us to see...we would all get a kick out of that.
Oh you'd get a kick out of it all right! I'll see what I can do. :smile:

 #37700  by pappypgh
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 7:19 pm
gratephulphish123 wrote:standing on the moon gets my vote, if you can pull it off. otherwise, it must be the roses
Well, thanks for that one! We actually DO "Standing On The Moon." (I'm the guitar player in the band of the bassist who started this thread)

I LOVE "It Must Have Been The Roses" - one of the most beautiful songs ever written by anyone. Unfortunately, we don't have the 3 part harmonies necessary to pull it off....but MAN, I love that song.

Really, I think we should let the couple getting married decide what song they want. It's not going to be "THEIR SONG," fyi....

Frankly, I didn't realize we were even supposed to be playing a song! I was just planning on going for the wedding!

My wife & I chose, "How Sweet It Is," for our wedding song. What SHE didn't know is that I went to a recording studio & recorded myself playing all the instruments on it (guitar, vocals, keys, bass & drums) for the wedding...it came out okay...not great. AND, to be honest, I used a drum machine, as I'm not the drummer I was in 6th grade (it was my 1st instrument!). :roll:

 #37702  by Scary Pete
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 7:33 pm
AugustWest wrote:"loose lucy" and "jack straw"

J/k

How about "If I had the World to give" or "box of rain"
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

IF I HAD THE WORLD TO GIVE!!!!!!!
ID GIVE TO YOU LONG AS YOU LIVE!!!!!!

 #37712  by krzykat
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 8:39 pm
there is a song that Jerry sings with Edie Brickel called Wedding Day. I used to have a copy, but don't know where it is, other than that world to give

 #37722  by deadguise
 Tue Feb 12, 2008 9:38 pm
My wife had our wedding band learn SUGAR MAGNOLIA.