Concerts and Reviews

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: Loverboy

Loverboy on the 80s Cruise by LJ Moskowitz

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  Canada produced more than a few top selling acts in the 1980s, but only one gets radio airplay like clockwork every Friday afternoon. Loverboy may be best known for their steering wheel thumping classic, “Working for the Weekend,” but ... Read More »

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: The Tubes

The Tubes at The 80s Cruise by LJ Moskowitz

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  The band that was the most hotly debated on board The 80s Cruise were no strangers to controversy. The Tubes emerged from the post-hippy art scene in San Francisco in the early 70s and spent much of their early ... Read More »

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean on the 80s Cruise

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  There was nothing more fitting than watching Billy Ocean sing his massive 1985 single, “Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run)” while sitting on a cruise ship in the Caribbean. The singer came on board during a stop ... Read More »

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: The Like, OMG, Totally Awesome Recap.

80s Cruise Recap. Photo by George Rears.

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  Guitar picks are the holy grail for many concertgoers, but Robin Legat was able to score one recently from Lou Gramm guitarist, Michael Staertow, under the oddest of circumstances. The 43-year-old fitness trainer from Los Angeles didn’t have to ... Read More »

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: Tommy Heath, Jessie’s Girl, Trial by Fire, and DJ Christopher J

Jessie's Girl on The 2018 80s Cruise by LJ Moskowitz

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  It’s possible that no one enjoyed their time onboard as much as Tommy Heath, lead singer of Tommy Tutone. He was spotted all over the ship chatting up fans, standing for selfies, and knocking back the occasional drink. He ... Read More »

The 80s Cruise Omnibus: Cruise Scrapbook

80s Cruise Scrapbook

This is a part of our full coverage of the 2018 80s Cruise. Read more about the floating music festival here.  The bands, the costumes, the ports, oh my! Here are some lingering thoughts and pictures from passengers following this year’s Cruise. Read More »