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