I can't believe it's almost time for the metal cruise! Frank, Noa and I are very excited to spend the next week amongst two thousand other metalheads aboard a fancy cruiseline. Noa and Frank are pumped for all the bands, I'm pumped for all the food, and one thing is for sure: We will be documenting our whole journey for you guys on this very page, as part of our ongoing liveblog. Expect text, photos and video all throughout the week. Keep coming back and we will try to keep this updated every few hours with new tidbits and awkward metalhead sightings at the spa. Newer updates will be at the bottom of the post.
Note that this post will be stickied to the top of the News section all week. There will still be some updates below this. Here we go: