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70000TONS OF METAL 2020: Michael Schenker Fest on board Round X



Once they’ve started, it seems like nothing can stop them – that’s something fans love about 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, and it’s also what makes the time between the very first announcement and the actual event so special and exciting for them every year. Just days after the news that Zak Stevens’ new project Archon Angel will play live for the first time ever on board of the Independence of the Seas, the Skipper and his crew didn’t keep their Sailors waiting long before revealing the next highlight for the 3,000 lucky Metalheads.

70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, is deeply honored and humbled to have the opportunity to host a legendary figure in the history of Metal guitar on board #RoundX: They welcome the distinguished Michael Schenker, alongside his entourage in MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, aboard for 2020! And as 70000TONS OF METAL has also gotten used to writing Heavy Metal History, the crew is ready to do it once again with this venerated superstar by commemorating Michael Schenker’s Official 50th Recording Anniversary on The Original, The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise.

The one and only original Mad Axeman, the triumphant genius of 6 strings, will be joined by a very special compliment of musicians:

Gary Barden (Vocals)
Robin McAuley (Vocals)
Doogie White (Vocals)
Chris Glen (Bass)
Steve Mann (2nd Guitar / Keyboards)
Bodo Schopf (Drums)

Sailors will be completely mesmerized by their Two Unique Headlining Performances. However, that is not all! Michael Schenker will celebrate his 65th birthday on board while sailing from Miami / Ft. Lauderdale to beautiful Cozumel, Mexico and back, alongside 3,000 Metal fans from over 70 different countries across the globe. This is 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, The United Nations of Heavy Metal at Sea!

A spectacle of this magnitude is absolutely not to be missed – so make sure you join this exciting voyage from January 7th to 11th, 2020, sailing on the Independence of the Seas!

Don’t miss the boat! Visit 70000tons.com to book your cabin before they’re gone.

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