John Cusack and Peter Gabriel Recreate an 80s Moment

Remember that scene in Say Anything when Lloyd Dobler (played by John Cusack) tries to woo Diane (Ione Skye) by playing Peter Gabriel’s “In Your Eyes” on a boombox outside her window? (Fast forward to about 3:30 in this clip.)

Well, when Gabriel played the Hollywood Bowl over the weekend, guess who showed up onstage during “In Your Eyes?”


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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