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2019/03/12

300 Days!

300 days and counting until Round 10 of 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise sets sail!

Your ultimate Heavy Metal vacation will set sail on board the Independence of the Seas, leaving from Port Everglades, FL on Tuesday, January 7th 2020 to to your Caribbean dream destination: Cozumel, Mexico. We will return you to the real world on Saturday, January 11th.

Stay tuned to our social media pages @70000tons and our Official Website, as we will be releasing more information SOON!

2019/02/15

2019 Survivor Feedback Survey

Sailors!

Thank you for sailing on board 70000TONS OF METAL 2019, Round 9 of The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!

We hope you had a great time and enjoyed your stay on board. Your opinions and ideas are very important to us and will help us make 70000TONS OF METAL even better in the future.

Please be patient as it may take up to 48 hours for the system to send all Access Codes. If you do not receive yours within the next 48 hours, please make sure to check your spam folder and contact us.

This survey will remain open up and until February 26th, 2019 at 6PM Eastern Time.

We are looking forward to receiving your feedback and hope to welcome you back on board in 2020 for Round 10 of 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!

Cheers,

your 70000TONS OF METAL team

2019/02/06

Thank You To All Survivors From 73 Nations!

Survivors!

Let me take this opportunity to thank all of you for making 70000TONS OF METAL 2019, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise once again such a success!

Thank you to our Survivors from around the globe! This year we welcomed sailors from 73 Countries! All you Survivors from ANDORRA, ARGENTINA, AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BOLIVIA, BRAZIL, BULGARIA, CANADA, CHILE, CHINA, COLOMBIA, COSTA RICA, CROATIA, CUBA, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, ECUADOR, EL SALVADOR, ESTONIA, FAROE ISLANDS, FINLAND, FRANCE, GEORGIA, GERMANY, GREECE, GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, HONG KONG, HUNGARY, ICELAND, INDIA, IRAN, IRELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAPAN, LATVIA, LEBANON, LUXEMBOURG, MEXICO, NAMIBIA, NETHERLANDS, NEW ZEALAND, NICARAGUA, NORWAY, PALAU, PANAMA, PERU, POLAND, PORTUGAL, PUERTO RICO, ROMANIA, RUSSIA, SAUDI ARABIA, SINGAPORE, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SOUTH AFRICA, SPAIN, SRI LANKA, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, SYRIA, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, TURKEY, UKRAINE, UNITED KINGDOM, URUGUAY, USA, UZBEKISTAN and VENEZUELA made 70000TONS OF METAL 2019 once again truly feel like the United Nations Of Heavy Metal At Sea!

A special Thank You to all the members of my incredible crew – you are truly the greatest in the world!

A big Thank You to CMM, all journalists and overall, our Media Partners: Aardschok, BraveWords, Burrn, Metal Hammer Germany, Metal Hammer UK, Metallian, Roadie Crew, Mariskal Rock, and Scream Magazine for spreading the word!

Thank You to Royal Caribbean International and the entire Crew of Independence of the Seas for having us on board!

Thank You to all companies who worked here with us: Mountain Productions, Eighth Day Sound, Jonas Productions, Cat Entertainment Systems, and Event Operations Group.

And a very special Thank You to all Volunteers of 70000TONS OF METAL 2019!

Last but not least, Thank You to all the Artists and their Crew for 121 fantastic live performances including Jamming In International Waters, the Clinics, holding all the Meet & Greets and Signing Sessions and participating in all the other Special Events!

Have a safe return home!

Survivors! I am looking forward to welcoming you back on board for Round 10 of 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise sailing from Miami/Ft. Lauderdale to Cozumel, Mexico and back, January 7 – 11, 2020.

Thank you and Cheers!

Your Skipper

2019/01/30

ELUVEITIE Album World Live Premiere

Sailors, we are proud to announce that we will host the exclusive World Live Premiere of Swiss Folk Metal sensation ELUVEITIE’s new album “Ategnatos” on board Round 9 of 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise.

To celebrate the upcoming release of their full-length album, ELUVEITIE will perform songs from “Ategnatos” live for the first time ever. We are proud to also host an exclusive listening party so that our Sailors are the only ones who will hear the new album in its entirety before its official Worldwide release on April 5th, 2019.

Will you be on board tomorrow?

2019/01/30

FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE Will Debut New Music Onboard!

Due to unforeseeable delays in the studio, FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE will not be ready to play their new album for you as planned. As a very special treat, those of you on board will witness the first live performance of unreleased tracks from FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE’s upcoming album, only on board 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!