Flashback: Blasting Into The Past

January 7th, 2010, 3:34 pm by Sara

Charlene Shortsleeve in front of QE2, Albany (photo by Dave Suarez)

Charlene Shortsleeve in front of QE2 (photo by Dave Suarez)


By some weird, cosmic coincidence, the beginning of 2010 is apparently making people wax nostalgic for the 1980’s:

The Fuzebox is remembering the late, fabled QE2 (it’s the 10th anniversary of its closing) with a QE2 Revival next Friday and Saturday, January 15-16, complete with music from the 80’s and a collection of decorations and posters from the QE2.

And two well-respected photographers, formerly of Nippertown, have delved into their archives and started posting old photos:

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