PHOTO: George Bekris

Eight Bells: Notable Megayacht Owner & Industry Passings in 2018

In seafaring tradition, the ringing of eight bells pays respect to a deceased sailor. It signifies that his or her “watch” is over. Several watches in the yachting industry ended this year—far too soon, at that. Indeed, while many a person’s passing leaves colleagues and admirers at a loss for words, 2018 seemed to hit Continue reading


Rock Your Boat—the Good Way—With James Loudspeaker

Good times with good friends call for good music. The trouble is, not all stereo systems are equal. It’s especially true for outdoor applications. Sound reacts differently when there aren’t four walls, a ceiling, and a floor from which to reflect off. There’s also a dramatic difference when you consider the outside environment aboard a Continue reading