Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach, Alter Bridge Headline ShipRocked 2017 Cruise From Miami To Grand Turk
May 2, 2016 at 11:29 AM (PT)
BREAKING BENJAMIN, PAPA ROACH, ALTER BRIDGE, SEVENDUST, POP EVIL and THE STOWAWAYS top the initial band lineup for the eighth edition of SHIPROCKED, set for JANUARY 16th-20th, 2017, onboard CARNIVAL VICTORY as the "Ultimate Rock ‘N’ Roll Cruise" sets sail from MIAMI, FL, to GRAND TURK in the TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS.
SHIPROCKED 2017 presales are now sold out. Stateroom selection for those guests who made presale deposits will begin WEDNESDAY, MAY 4th at noon (EDT). All remaining staterooms will go on sale to the general public on TUESDAY, MAY 10th at noon (EDT) at www.ShipRocked.com.
BREAKING BENJAMIN's BENJAMIN BURNLEY said: “We are super exited to be the headliner for SHIPROCKED this year. Thanks for rocking out with us!”
Added ALTER BRIDGE's MARK TREMONTI, a SHIPROCKED veteran: “The last two times I’ve played have been amazing and I expect this year will be the best one yet.”
The floating extravaganza also features ANOTHER LOST YEAR, AVATAR, CANE HILL, CROBOT, THE DEAD DEADS, FROM ASHES TO NEW, LACEY STURM, MONSTER TRUCK, MOTHERSHIP, SHAMAN'S HARVEST, WILSON and 12 STONES, plus the comedy of BIG JAY OAKERSON, D.J. LIPPY RAGE, THE S.D.R. SIDESHOW, with ringmasters KAYLA RILEY of SIRIUSXM's OCTANE and RALPH SUTTON of THE TOUR BUS RADIO.
SHIPROCKED's own all-star band THE STOWAWAYS will once again appear with a group of special guests playing classic hits, unexpected surprises and a roster of performers coming together for the first time.
SHIPROCKED producer, ASK4 ENTERTAINMENT's ALAN KOENIG commented: “For our 8th anniversary, we’re going bigger and better than ever before, upgrading our three-ringed floating circus to deliver a true rock-star experience. We’ll be taking our musical marvels onboard CARNIVAL's VICTORY.”
The SHIPROCKED CANCER SUCKS! onboard charity auction has raised nearly $500,000 to date for innovative medical research and finding a cure for cancer.