60 Bands, 4 Days, 1 Cruise Ship, and only 3000 Tickets. This is 70000TONS OF METAL™, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!

On 70000TONS OF METAL™ you get unrestricted festival access to all 120 live shows on board, 70000TONS™ OF KARAOKE until sunrise, Jamming In International Waters – the Official 70000TONS OF METAL™ All Star Jam which writes Heavy Metal History every year, Clinics and Work-Shops with the musicians, our infamous Belly Flop Contest, Shore Excursions with your favorite artists, and much more!

Everyone on board is a VIP, we don’t have assigned seating (this is a Heavy Metal Cruise after all), and most importantly the bars on our ship never close – you heard us, bars that never close!

On this life changing adventure you will spend five days and four nights at Sea mingling side-by-side with your favorite artists in this incredibly fan-friendly scenario that has no comparison. It’s like having an All-Access backstage pass!

Are you ready to start next year in style? Book your cabin NOW before they’re gone!

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Exclusive ONSLAUGHT World Premiere Video

Sailors! You will have the opportunity of attending the exclusive World premiere playback of ONSLAUGHT’S new single and video “A Perfect Day To Die”, only on board 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise! The rest of the World will have to wait!


Jamming In International Waters On Board 70000TONS OF METAL 2019

We are proud to announce that once again we will be having a star-studded cast of musicians from around the Globe jam on board Round 9 of 70000TONS OF METAL!

Jamming In International Waters will take place on Super Metal Sunday, February 3rd, 2019, and will be hosted by Alexander Krull (of ATROCITY and LEAVES’ EYES) and Charlotte Wessels (of DELAIN). Heavy Metal History will be written once again on board The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!

This fan favorite event will feature numerous Heavy Metal hit songs from several genres and is sure to be an event that any Sailor on board does NOT want to miss!

Click Here to see the full 2019 All Star Jam Setlist!


Exclusive SUBWAY TO SALLY Album Listening Party!

Subway To Sally’s 13th studio album “HEY!” will not be released until March 8, 2019, but Sailors on board Round 9 of 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise will hear all twelve tracks from the album before the rest of the World!


2019 Running Order

Running Order Post 2019

The Running Order for 70000TONS OF METAL 2019, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise is now online.

To see the running order, please click here.


Trifecta Finale


Round 9 is upon us, Sailors! Raise your metal horns and prepare for the time of your life as we make our way from Miami / Ft. Lauderdale to our beautiful Caribbean dream destination, Labadee!

Our final batch of announcements is a trifecta once again with three bands representing three different genres of Heavy Metal from three different countries from different continents. We are proud to host Sailors on board from across the Globe each year. Together we truly are the United Nations of Heavy Metal at Sea!

Please welcome INTERNAL SUFFERING from Colombia, a devastating Death Metal act. Next, please welcome NEKROGOBLIKON, a unique Goblin fronted band from the United States. Finally, please welcome TEMPERANCE on board from Italy, a melodic metal act which features three vocalists.

70000TONS OF METAL is The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise where Heavy Metal History is written on board time after time. 60 bands will perform 120 live shows for only 3,000 Sailors for the ultimate Heavy Metal festival experience.

We’re counting down the hours now… we will see you all at the Terminal for Embarkation SOON!