LINEUP ADDITIONS AND NEW ACTIVITIES ANNOUNCED
SPECIAL GUESTS REX BROWN, TROY SANDERS AND ALEX SKOLNICK,
ALONG WITH BANDS
GEMINI SYNDROME, ICON FOR HIRE, THREE YEARS HOLLOW,
DAYBREAK EMBRACE & SIDEWISE JOIN LINEUP WHICH ALREADY FEATURES
LIMP BIZKIT, CHEVELLE, METAL ALLEGIANCE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY,
BUCKCHERRY, P.O.D., SEVENDUST & MORE
Various activities have been announced for ShipRocked—the ultimate rock music cruise vacation—which sails roundtrip between Port Miami and Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas from February 2-6, 2015 onboard Norwegian Pearl.
In addition, the ShipRocked band lineup has been expanded to include Gemini Syndrome, Icon For Hire, Three Years Hollow, Daybreak Embrace and Sidewise. Rex Brown (Kill Devil Hill/ex-Pantera), Troy Sanders (Mastodon) and Alex Skolnick (Testament) are among the special guests confirmed to perform with Metal Allegiance on ShipRocked.
ShipRocked 2015—fueled by Monster Energy—will be headlined by Limp Bizkit. The sixth ShipRocked will also featureChevelle (Pre-Party only), heavy metal all-star band Metal Allegiance, Black Label Society, Buckcherry, P.O.D.,Sevendust, Tremonti, Andrew W.K., Living Colour, Filter, Lacuna Coil, Nonpoint, Otherwise, Zach Myers of Shinedown with J.R. Moore & Zack Mack, Crobot, Thousand Foot Krutch, Wilson, Gemini Syndrome, Icon For Hire,Andy Wood, Letters From The Fire, Cilver, Daybreak Embrace, Sidewise, Three Years Hollow, and DJ Lippy Rage.
ShipRocked guests are invited to start their vacation early with the ShipRocked Super Sailgate Pre-Party on February 1, 2015. The Pre-Party will feature Chevelle’s only ShipRocked performance, as well as sets from Sevendust andWilson.
A limited number of staterooms for ShipRocked 2015 are still available at www.ShipRocked.com.
ShipRocked 2015 will be hosted by satellite radio host Kayla Riley, as well as Ralph Sutton of The Tour Bus Radio and The SDR Show.
Each night, guests will be treated to a late night taping of The SDR Show (Sex, Drugs & Rock & Roll Show; www.theSDRshow.com) hosted by Ralph Sutton and comedian Jay Oakerson, who will interview various band members.
Comedians Jay Oakerson and Luis J. Gomez will also perform various stand-up sets throughout the cruise.
ShipRocked on-board and beach activities also include the usual photo meet and greets, pool-side games, artist Q&A sessions, trivia challenges, game shows, parties, contests and more.
ShipRocked will continue its tradition of featuring various theme nightsfor guests (listed below). Visithttp://www.shiprocked.com/experience/theme-nights/ for full details.
- Superfans Sports Night — Sunday, February 1
- Heroes vs. Villains — Monday, February 2
- Mardi Gras Maskarade — Tuesday, February 3
- People Of Walmart — Wednesday, February 4
- ShipRocky Horror Picture Show — Thursday, February 5
Also onboard, the ShipRocked charity auction will benefit Cancer Sucks (www.cancersucks.com), a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding innovative medical research and finding a cure for cancer. The auction will feature one-of-a-kind rock memorabilia from current and past ShipRocked bands and more. ShipRocked guests have a history of generosity. In 2014,ShipRocked Cancer Sucks! onboard charity auction raised over $100,000.
Each ShipRocked is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that provides guests with the opportunity to vacation with their favorite bands, meet new friends, and reunite with old friends year after year. ShipRocked guests will enjoy multiple performances from bands on different stages throughout the ship or on the beach stage.
Guests will spend two full days enjoying concerts and activities on a private beach on Norwegian’s private island Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas (http://www.ncl.com/freestyle-cruise/great-stirrup-cay). The island features a large performance area on the beach and offers various island excursions such as parasailing, snorkeling and more. Onboard,Norwegian Pearl offers guests access to 13 bars and lounges, 19 dining experiences, one outdoor pool, four hot tubs, a fitness center, and a well-appointed spa. Those looking for more adventurous activities can bowl a few frames at the on board lanes, shoot hoops on the sports court or tempt lady luck at The Pearl Club Casino.