Megadeth's Megacruise has been leaking information here and there, and now we've got all the requisite details.
Megacruise's lineup will include Anthrax, Testament, DragonForce, Overkill, Corrosion of Conformity, DevilDriver, Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons, Doro, Armored Saint, John 5, Metal Church, Danko Jones, Beasto Blanco, and Metalachi, while Eddie Trunk, Luc Carl and Jose Mangin will moderate the ship's Q&A sessions.
Cabins on the cruise will run guests $1,349 each and are double occupancy rooms to soften the blow a little bit. The cruise will take place from October 13 to October 18 aboard the Norwegian Jewel. The ship will visit two ports of call in Ensenada, Mexico and San Diego, CA, and a pre-cruise party will also be held in Los Angeles.
Megacruise will offer fans an interactive experience like no other, hosting a variety of events and activities that put cruisers upfront and center with metal icons that have been an integral part of their lives. From Artist Photo Experiences to Intimate Morning Coffee Jams, Music Clinics to Fan/Artist Sporting Competitions, there are many ways for fans to interact with their favorite artists. Additionally, fans will have the opportunity to join Dave Mustaine for optional beer and wine tasting events featuring a new vintage from Mustaine Vineyards and his award-winning À Tout Le Monde beer.
Sail aboard one of the finest vessels in the music cruise industry, the Norwegian Jewelfeatures some of the hottest venues and performance stages on the high seas. In addition to the main event — endless amounts of live metal music everywhere you look — the ship offers delectable dining options (16 restaurants, plus 15 lounges and bars) and a myriad of activities and entertainment options (casinos, pools, hot tubs, outdoor basketball court, spa, and more). Cruisers will enjoy the friendly and attentive service that the Norwegian Cruise Line is known for…this experience will impress even the most discerning cruise and music fan.
Tickets are available on Megacruise's website.