Meant to poast this when I first saw it... NEW WEDDING RULES: Rabbonim Sign Letter About “Goyish Music” at Weddings
Should really be titled "Rabbonim let askanim take the lead again". It's shameful that they seem not to recognize that they need to talk to people in the business before signing on to and/or promulgating these. [See Bechoros 21b]
V'ein kan makom lha'arich. Vedok.