High In The 80s


"High in the 80's" is CT's hottest new ALL-80's cover band playing iconic, high-energy, danceable, classic hits from the greatest decade in music.

We are currently playing several great local bars around central CT with the long term goal of booking fairs, festivals, casinos, private parties, etc.

Check us out on the "book of face" and our band website - highinthe80s

There was a wide range of different styles of music in the 80's, so here is the current list of types of 80's songs that we are playing:

Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
Separate Ways - Journey
Working For The Weekend - Loverboy
Jump - Van Halen
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Just Like Heaven - The Cure
Cars - Gary Numan
Holiday - Madonna
Don't You Want Me - Human League
Obsession - Animotion
Heart Of Glass - Blondie
Summer Of 69 - Brian Adams
I Love Rock & Roll - Joan Jett
Walkin On Sunshine - Katrina & The Waves
Words - Missing Persons
99 Red Balloons - Nena
Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Pat Benatar
Goodbye To You - Scandal
Vacation - The Go Go's
We Got The Beat - The Go Go's
Your Love - The Outfield
Mickey - Toni Basil
Rebell Yell - Billy Idol
Runaway - Bon Jovi
Centerfold - J. Giels
Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield
Just What I Needed - The Cars
And We Danced - The Hooters
867-5309 (Jenny) - Tommy Tutone
Walk Like An Egyptian - The Bangles
Don't Change - INXS
Whip It - Devo
Melt With You - Modern English

So if you love 80's music as much as the bar crowd does....let's talk.

Contact: flyboytj at A O L dot com

Screen name:
High In The 80s
Member since:
Dec 17 2009
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
49 years


Journey, The Cure, The Cars, Bon Jovi,Styx, Prince, U2, Billy Joel, Pat Benetar, Joan Jett, Scandal, Heart, Nena, The Go Go's, Survivor, Duran Duran, Madonna, Simple Minds, Katrina and the Waves, Tommy Tutone, Bryan Adams, Rick Springfield, The Cars, Gary Numan, John Cougar, Poison, Van Halen, The Police, The Outfield, Cheap Trick, etc.

Members Of Band

We are 6 piece band with a Female Lead Singer / Male Vocals / Rhythm guitar, Lead Guitar, Drums, Bass and Keyboards.


Plenty of gear. Practicing in N.W. Cheshire (just off of I-84)