Featured Artists

John Gallagher DJ Entertainment


John Gallagher is a full-time, professional wedding and event DJ entertainer and host, ready to assist you in making your wedding reception or other special event a blast! John takes the time to get to know you and the details of your event to help create an amazing celebration! As a result, you’ll remember how much fun you had for years to come.

Click here for more information on John Gallagher DJ Entertainment!

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See DJ John Gallagher on the Victorian Princess:

  • May 6, 2018 – Bridal Expo (1 – 3 p.m.)
  • All Wednesday Happy Hour cruises (5:30 p.m., from May 30, 2018 – September 26, 2018)
  • July 4, 2018 – Fourth of July Cruise (7 – 11 p.m.)
  • August 1, 2018 – German Cultural Happy Hour Cruise (5:30 p.m.)

DJ Amy Petroff


Amy is an avid music lover and has been her whole life. Even as a little girl she knew her life would be dedicated to music. She has seven years experience as a mobile DJ and eight years in local radio. She is currently the night personality on Erie’s HAPPI 92.7.  On a personal note, she enjoys collecting beach glass at Presque Isle, reading books by Sophie Kinsella, and loves cats. She grew up listening to B94 in Pittsburgh and idolizes Christina Aguilera. Ordinary World by Duran Duran is her favorite song of all time. She believes her mission in life is to provide the soundtrack to other people’s lives.

Click here for more information about DJ Amy and Lakeshore DJ Service!         

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See DJ Amy Petroff on the Victorian Princess:

  • Fridays on the Dinner and Moonlight Cruises 7 – 11 p.m. (June 1, 2018 through October 26, 2018)

DJ Primo


DJ Primo & Elite DJ Service’s standing by their slogan “The Objective Is To NEVER Come In Correct”, has eight years radio experience with WERG 89.9 & 90.5 Super Soul Saturday. Subcontract DJ for 1043 The Vibe. Also the house DJ for the Erie Maennerchor Club. Charity is always first in line with DJ Primo, experienced with any occasion from youth events to sock hops. Looking forward to bringing you the Elite Experience You’ve Been Waiting For Onboard The Victorian Princess.

Check out DJ Primo on Facebook!

See DJ Primo on the Victorian Princess:

  • May 5, 2018 – Cinco de Mayo celebration (6:30 p.m.)
  • July 6, 2018 – 90’s Night! Moonlight Cruise (9:30 p.m.)
  • August 3, 2018 – 90’s Night! Moonlight Cruise (9:30 p.m.)

Mark and Jack


Jack Belczyk (shown left) and Mark Beery (shown right) are members of the local Erie band Key West Express. Known for their Jimmy Buffet songs and happy beach music, the band has provided the Erie area with party music for over 20 years, one of the longest in the area. Original band member, Jack Belczyk, plays the keyboard and Mark Beery plays guitar and vocals.

Click here for more information on Key West Express!

See Mark and Jack on the Victorian Princess:

  • May 19, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • September 29, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • October 20, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)

Matthew Crays


Matthew is a musician, actor, and director for the stage from Erie, Pa.  His music is a mix of ambient looping with jazzy and bluesy effects-heavy electric guitar, complimented by pithy lyrics, characteristically sung in a unique and broad-ranged vocal style.His demo EP “Wax and Wane” is now available for digital download and streaming on Bandamp, ReverbNation, and Soundcloud.

Learn more about Matthew Crays here!

See Matthew Crays on the Victorian Princess:

  • June 2, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • July 21, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • August 25, 2018 (7- 9 p.m.)
  • October 13, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)

Leeanna Goliembiewski


Leeanna Golembiewski, also known as 28th & Atlantic, is an original solo acoustic artist/singer/songwriter from Erie, PA. She plays a variety of instruments including guitar, drums, Cajon, trombone, baritone, keyboard and a few others. Her repertoire includes current pop/rock covers with a mix of originals. Most notably, she creates acoustic “mash-ups” that contain multiple songs fitted together into a master arrangement. She utilizes “beat-boxing” within her performances to generate a unique sound. Her instrumentation also includes the generation of looping through acoustic technology.

Click here to check out Leeana on Youtube!

Click here for more information about Leeana!

See Leeanna on the Victorian Princess:

  • June 30, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • July 14, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • September 15, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)

Rankin and Schell


Rankin & Schell is an acoustic duo from Erie, PA that has been playing together since 2012. The band consists of Glenn Rankin (guitar, vocals) and Dan “Chip” Schell (bass, vocals). They play music by classic rock artists such as:

Beatles, Elton John, Billy Joel, Doobie Brothers, Eagles, America, James Taylor, Jim Croce, Steely Dan, Paul Simon, Bob Seger, and Van Morrison.  They also play songs from newer artists such as: The Wild Feathers, Conor Oberst, Dawes, Kenny Chesney, and Brett Dennen.

Check out more information about Rankin & Schell here!

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See Rankin and Schell on the Victorian Princess:

  • May 26, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • July 28, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • September 22, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)
  • October 6, 2018 (7 – 9 p.m.)

Dan Baney


Dan Baney is a singer/songwriter from Erie, PA.  His unique style of writing and performing pushes the boundaries between rock, country, and blues.  Country born, raised and proud Baney brings out the hard-working Northern Town Redneck in us all. Lead singer of regional country act REFUGE. He and his band of blue collar country rockers not only pack a sonic punch, they pack venues throughout the area. His new album “Northern Town” was just released April 22 at Doc Hollidays in Erie, Pa and recently signed a publishing deal with Lake House Records out of Oviedo, FL.

Click here for more information on Dan Baney!

Check out Dan Baney and REFUGE on Facebook!

Listen to more songs from Dan Baney on Reverb!

See Dan Baney on the Victorian Princess:

  • August 11, 2018 from 7 – 9 p.m.
  • September 1, 2018 from 7 – 9 p.m.

Jack Stevenson


Jackson Station is a classic rock band from Erie, PA., playing American rock in the style of Springsteen, Seger, Petty, Melloncamp, Joel, and many others!!

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See Jack Stevenson on the Victorian Princess:

  • June 9, 2018 (7  – 9 p.m.)
  • July 7, 2018 (7  – 9 p.m.)

The Dixie Doodlers

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The Dixie Doodlers originated in Meadville, Pennsylvania. The original Dixie Doodlers were organized in the late 1950s by Charles “Chuck” Hornstein. Chuck was the pianist for the group, with Dusty Rhodes on clarinet, Blane Hauserman on trumpet, Darryl Shakeley on drums, and Tom Lewis on trombon. Later John Kytic Carl Olson, Bob Schaffer, Stan Yopek, Stan Bialomizy and Joe & Becky Matzca joined or replaced some of the Doodlers.

Check out The Dixie Doodlers website here for more information!

See the Dixie Doodlers on the Victorian Princess:

  • May 27, 2018 (1 – 3 p.m.)
  • June 17, 2018 (1 – 3 p.m.)