500 Bruisers from all over the world met up in Miami to sail to the Bahamas for one memorable weekend of positive vibes while also witnessing the inspiring vitality and cultural movement that is the Bruise Cruise evolve and take life.
Bruise Cruise 2012 Bands
BC 2012′s lineup featured live performances from Fucked Up, King Khan and The Shrines, Thee Oh Sees, The Soft Pack, Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Neil Hamburger, The Togas, Mikal Cronin, a special surprise performance from Kyp Malone (TV on the Radio), a dance class by bounce artist Vockah Redu and multiple spoken word workshops by Jello Biafra (Dead Kennedys).
Bruise Crewz 2012
Bruise Cruise would not have been possibly without our amazing crew. Everyone held it down and helped create an epic weekend that we’ll never forget. THANK YOU BRUISE CREWZ!
Life on Board 2012
A glimpse of life on board Bruise Cruise 2012.
Bruise Cruise photographer Jackie Roman and NY artist Debbie Allen made this awesome Bruiser photobooth possible. Get tropical!
The Dating Game
Bruise cruise’s very own version of The Dating Game was a huge success in matching up single cruisers or at least letting everyone know whose single and ready to mingle!
Bounce Dance Class
Bounce artist Vockah Redu and his Cru wowed Bruisers with their slammin’ late night performance on Friday, and then came back Sat afternoon to teach everyone their hottest booty shaking moves.
Pro Surfer/Bruiser Alek Parker hosted a mimosa party on Saturday at 10am on the Lido Deck as the ship was docking in the Bahamas. Bruisers donned their bathrobes, and champagne was passed around. Perfect way to kick off the second day of Bruise Cruise!
Bruise Cruise 2012 Teaser
A teaser of the debauchery and festivities that happened on the high seas.
Dylan Graves Gives Advice
Bruiser/Pro-Surfer Dylan Graves shares some tips on how to maximize fun and sun on board the Bruise Cruise.
Fucked Up Holiday Promo
During a visit to New York, Bruise Cruise videographer Neal Jonas filmed a holiday special with the band which captures the best moments of their annual “Fucked Up Holiday Gift Exchange.”
Promo video for The Togas, directed by Claire Vogel.
Ty Segall At Bruise Cruise Booth
Ty Segall stopped by the Bruise Cruise Booth at Fun Fun Fun Festival in Austin this past November, 2011.
Neil Hamburger Promo
Neil Hamburger narrowly escapes an island full of angry monkeys!
Soft Pack Promo
Bruise Cruise Promo featuring The Soft Pack.
Bruise Cruise Vacation
DJ Mr. Jonathan Toubin and Cassie Ramone of Vivian Girls are just looking for a few days off.