ALL DAY, ALL ‘80s VIRTUAL MUSIC FESTIVAL: RADICAL SABBATICAL
On Saturday, Jan. 30, music icons Bret Michaels, Kenny Loggins, Lita Ford, Sebastian Bach, Grandmaster Flash, and more are coming your way for a totally awesome event honoring the Decade that Rocked
Grab your air guitar and good vibes to kick off 2021 in the most totally rad way: with the Radical Sabbatical, an ‘80s-themed virtual music festival scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30.
Emceed by That One Guy, Todd Thomas, the 8-hour online event will kick off in the early afternoon and feature A-list musical performances, interactive demos like cooking and Mixology Madness segments, an ‘80s aerobics class to get the blood in your dance legs pumping, a costume contest with a prize of a trip for two, and a junior costume contest to win the coveted ‘80s American Girl Doll, as well as additional giveaways, trivia and more.
Highlights include appearances by:
Bret Michaels, global music superstar and lead singer of 2021’s The Stadium Tour headliner Poison, will perform his most iconic songs from his home studio;
Sebastian Bach, Skid Row frontman, will host four “Vinyl Wino” segments and share his personal wine and music pairing recommendations;
Singer Kenny Loggins, who will belt out his timeless tunes in a performance that spans decades; Lita Ford, First Lady of Rock and Guitar-Pioneer; and Cultural icon Grandmaster Flash, who will take participants on a journey through the history of rap and hip-hop.
Additional performances from: Ray Parker Jr. (of Ghostbusters Fame), Jessie’s Girl, The World’s Greatest ‘80s Band, Songwriter Jim Peterik and Jefferson Starship’s Cathy Richardson, and singer/songwriter and “The Voice” contestant Moriah Formica. Claudia Wells of “Back to the Future” fame and legendary rock and roll photographer Mark Weiss, will also make live appearances. Last but not least, Resurrection, a Journey Tribute Band, and New York Rockers, SuperSonicBlonde, will also take the stage.
Tickets are available and are $99.80 per household for an all-day pass that includes access to all concerts and activities.