Cabins for the fifth ShipRocked–the ultimate rock music cruise vacation–are now sold out, with a full ship of nearly 3,000 guests from 44 states across the U.S. and almost a dozen countries around the world set to sail from the Port Of Miami January 26-30, 2014 onboard the Norwegian Pearl.
Those who would still like to join the 2014 excursion to Great Stirrup Cay–a private island in the Bahamas–are encouraged to sign up for the ShipRocked waiting list via www.shiprocked.com, as cabins may become available between now and the sailing date.
Comedian and Saturday Night Live alum Jim Breuer will join the ShipRocked lineup. Known for his impersonations of Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne and AC/DC, Breuer’s two performances will feature his heavy metal-infused brand of frenetic comedy. Check out a video clip of Jim talking about ShipRocked here: https://vimeo.com/80943028.
In addition, rock band Living Colour–known for their 1990 Grammy Award winning song “Cult of Personality”–joins the lineup of over 20 bands including headliners Five Finger Death Punch. FFDP are touring in support of their newly-released Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell – Volume 2 album, which debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200 album chart last week–marking the second straight #2 debut for the band. The power-packed ShipRocked band lineup also features Papa Roach, Three Days Grace, Sevendust, Candlebox, In This Moment, Lacuna Coil, The Halo Method, Nonpoint, Love & Death (with Brian “Head” Welch), Aranda, Art of Dying, Young Guns, Crash Kings, Butcher Babies,Scorpion Child, Wilson, American Fangs, Digital Summer, and Andy Wood & The Amalgam.
The 5-day ShipRocked cruise–fueled by Monster Energy–will also feature a special onboard DJ set by Neil Sanderson of Three Days Grace and a comedy set from Big Jay Oakerson. Rock and roll dance troupe Hells Belles Burlesque (www.hellsbellesburlesque.com) is slated for a pair of performances, and will be offering burlesque workshops during the cruise. In addition, Fuse TV’s “Mistress Juliya” Chernetsky will join Kayla Riley of SiriusXM Radio and Ralph Sutton of Tour Bus Radio as guest emcees for ShipRocked 2014.
Guests are encouraged to enjoy all that the Norwegian Pearl has to offer, including luxurious accommodations, 16 delicious dining options, 13 bars and lounges, casino, spa, fitness center, a chic bowling alley, rock climbing wall, sports court, two pools, hot tubs, and much more. In addition, ShipRocked guests will spend two full days enjoying concerts and activities on a private beach on 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 with full production for rock shows and offers various island excursions such as parasailing, snorkeling, canoeing and more.
As in the past, ShipRocked guests will enjoy multiple performances from every band on different stages, artist meet and greets, Q&A sessions, along with artist-hosted activities including contests, game shows, insane parties, theme nights and more. Onboard, bands will perform on the large outdoor Monster Energy Deck Stage, in the beautiful Stardust Theater, the Crystal Atrium stage, and the Spinnaker Lounge. While in port at Great Stirrup Cay, guests will enjoy unforgettable performances on the island’s Beach Stage. Look for onboard and beach activities and theme nights to be announced soon at www.shiprocked.com.
(Photo by Chris Bradshaw)
Check out recap videos from ShipRocked’s 2012 cruise here:
ShipRocked 2012 Webisode “The Fans”: http://vimeo.com/59584971
ShipRocked 2012 Flashbacks (1-4): http://vimeo.com/album/2187683