ShipRocked 2016 lineup announcedWednesday, May 6, 2015 11:20 AM PT / 6,121 views
Official press release: The seventh ShipRocked voyage is set to sail January 18-22, 2016 from Miami, Florida to Costa Maya, Mexico onboard Norwegian Pearl. Bands confirmed for ShipRocked 2016--fueled by Monster Energy--include headliners Five Finger Death Punch, along with Seether, Halestorm, Hellyeah, Helmet, 10 Years, Nonpoint, Avatar, Islander, '68, Children 18:3, The Dead Deads, plus '80s cover band Rubix Kube, DJ Lippy Rage, and more. ShipRocked 2016 staterooms are on sale now. Zoltan Bathory, guitarist for Five Finger Death Punch says, "ShipRocked isn't just another show. It's a music festival, and a vacation rolled into one unique experience. The whole ship is a big backstage party where every fan is invited. We are excited to return and headline the cruise in 2016. See you on deck…" Seether's Shaun Morgan says, "I am absolutely stoked as hell to finally be part of ShipRocked! We have wanted this for so many years and now we get to play music on a cruise ship? F*ck yeah! People better bring their drinking hats and get ready for a serious party." Halestorm's Lzzy Hale says, "After years of us hearing stories from all of our peers about what a great time ShipRocked is...the time has come to experience it for ourselves! It's our first time, so please don't be gentle! See all you Freaks on the high seas!!!" Produced by ASK4 Entertainment, the Ultimate Rock 'N' Roll Cruise will feature once-in-a-lifetime performances and musical collaborations during the roundtrip ocean voyage from Miami onboard Norwegian Pearl, with a day at port in Costa Maya, Mexico. For more details and to reserve a stateroom for ShipRocked 2016, please visit www.ShipRocked.com. ShipRocked producer Alan Koenig of ASK4 Entertainment explains, "For ShipRocked's 'Lucky #7,' we have a fantastic lineup that includes a mix of ShipRocked family favorites and first time performers. We're very excited to return to Costa Maya on Mexico's Yucatan coast for the first time since 2011, and are planning some new events and activities for guests to enjoy. We also have some special surprises in store!" Costa Maya is a coastal paradise in the Yucatan that features stunning beaches with soft sand and blue skies. Excursions (for an additional cost) are offered to ancient Mayan ruins in this region, which is rich with archaeological sites. Other activities include snorkeling, scuba diving, ATV, jeep and dune buggy adventures, catamaran cruises, glass bottom boat rides, paddle boarding, and more. 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 ones year after year. ShipRocked on-board and beach activities include photo meet and greets with band members, poolside games, artist Q&A sessions, trivia challenges, game shows, parties, contests and more.