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Various activities have been announced for ShipRockedthe 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 feature Chevelle (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 and Wilson.

A limited number of staterooms for ShipRocked 2015 are still available at

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.

ShipRocked band lineup

Each night, guests will be treated to a late night taping of The SDR Show (Sex, Drugs & Rock & Roll Show; 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.

New to ShipRocked this year will be a tattoo parlor hosted by Spaded & Jaded Tattoo ( and yoga with Mari Dew of Rock My Yoga (

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 nights for guests (listed below). Visit for full details.

Also onboard, the ShipRocked charity auction will benefit Cancer Sucks (, 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 ( 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.

About ShipRocked

The ultimate rock music cruise vacation—which celebrated its fifth year in 2014—is produced by Alan Koenig of ASK4 Entertainment and Whet Travel. During ShipRocked 2014, nearly 3,000 fans from 44 states across the U.S. and almost a dozen countries were treated to more than 50 performances from 25 artists on six stages aboard Norwegian Pearl—and on the spectacular beach stage of Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas—along with three days of meet-and-greets with ShipRocked artists, comedy and DJ sets, impromptu stage-side signings, and more. The 2014 ShipRocked Cancer Sucks! onboard charity auction raised over $100,000 towards funding innovative medical research and finding a cure for cancer. Auction items included one-of-a-kind rock memorabilia and concert experiences. 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. On any given day, guests might find themselves dining, drinking, rocking out, swimming, working out, or gambling alongside their favorite rock musicians. The full-ship charter provides a one-of-a-kind experience for guests to have the time of their lives with thousands of like-minded friends. Previous ShipRocked performers include: 10 Years, Black Stone Cherry, Buckcherry, Candlebox, Filter, Five Finger Death Punch, Fuel, Geoff Tate, Godsmack, Hellyeah, Helmet, Hinder, In This Moment, Korn, Lit, Living Colour, P.O.D., Papa Roach, Pop Evil, Queensrÿche, Sevendust, Three Days Grace, and many more.

Check out recap videos from ShipRocked's 2014 cruise here:

About ASK4 Entertainment

ASK4 Entertainment is a premier rock music theme cruise and destination event producer. In addition to ShipRocked, ASK4 Entertainment also produces Motörhead's Motörboat, as well as the ShipRocked Summer Camp land event.

About Whet Travel Inc.

Whet = EXCITEMENT! Whet Travel is a 9-year-old progressive travel company that was formed to meet the unique travel needs of music charters, large groups and young professionals. Whet Travel is the producer of The Groove Cruise—"The World's Largest Floating Dance Music Festival," the Aventura Dance Cruise—"The World's Largest Latin Dance Cruise," and the Zen Cruise—"A Transformational Journey at Sea." Whet Travel sells cruises, vacation packages, and all inclusive resorts around the world with a focus on large affinity, theme, corporate and music groups.