Public Sales Date For 70000TONS OF METAL 2019 Cruise Announced

70000TONS OF METAL™, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, has announced the Public Sales date and the first 28 of 60 bands for their ninth voyage, sailing January 31 – February 4, 2019, from Miami / Fort Lauderdale to beautiful Labadee and back.

Public Sales will begin on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at 12:00 PM EDT.

Only 3,000 tickets will be sold. Prices start at USD 766.00 plus Taxes and Fees per person and includes on board accommodation, access to all performances, meals, and numerous special events including meet and greets with all bands on board.

Sales for 70000TONS OF METAL Survivors (festival goers who have attended the event before) began on September 5, 2018, so limited tickets remain. Visit 70000tons.com/booking to book your cabin before they are gone.

The first 28 of 60 bands that have been announced are: ACCEPT, ARKONA, CORONER, DARK FUNERAL, DELAIN, ELUVEITIE, ENSIFERUM, GLORYHAMMER, GOD DETHRONED, GRIM REAPER, HEIDEVOLK, IN VAIN, KALMAH, NE OBLIVISCARIS, NILE, OBITUARY, ONSLAUGHT, PERSEFONE, PESTILENCE, SOULFLY / MAX AND IGGOR CAVALERA RETURN TO ROOTS, SUBWAY TO SALLY, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, TIAMAT (WILDHONEY SHOW), TWILIGHT FORCE, UNLEASH THE ARCHERS, VISIONS OF ATLANTIS, VOMITORY, and WARBRINGER

As is customary for 70000TONS OF METAL, some of the bands will have very special performances on board:

Max and Iggor Cavalera officially retired their extremely successful project RETURN TO ROOTS in 2017. Soley for 70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, they decided to perform a World Exclusive one more time. MAX AND IGGOR CAVALERA RETURN TO ROOTS will be playing Sepultura’s highly acclaimed album “Roots”, in its entirety.
TIAMAT will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the release of their groundbreaking album “Wildhoney” by performing the album in full.
After reforming recently in 2018, VOMITORY will be celebrating 30 years of Swedish Death Metal on board.
That’s not all! There will be some more very special performances announced… SOON! For up-to-date lineup additions, please visit: 70000tons.com/artists

About 70000TONS OF METAL

70000TONS OF METAL is The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, which features 60 Heavy Metal bands on board a luxury cruise ship performing across four stages, including The World’s Biggest Open Air Stage Structure to Sail the Seas.

The newly refurbished Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas features a host of new amenities including dual waterslides, an Escape Room and a bungee trampoline. One of the biggest cruise ships in the World, it offers guests complimentary fine dining, bars and lounges that never close, and 24 hour room service.

With eight consecutive sellouts since the first voyage in 2011, this five-day, four-night Heavy Metal Music Festival and Caribbean vacation offers 3,000 Metalheads a once in a lifetime opportunity to mingle side-by-side with 60 world class Heavy Metal bands.

Every band plays twice and you get unrestricted festival access to 120+ live performances, including the Jamming with Waters in International Waters All Star Jam, meet & greets with every band, intimate artist clinics & workshops, exclusive Album Premiere Listening Sessions and much more. All of this with no VIP areas on board makes it feel like everyone has a Backstage Pass. If that’s not enough, festival goers even get a chance to explore a Caribbean dream destination with their favorite Artists.

For more information on 70000TONS OF METAL 2019, including photos, FAQs (for booking, travel documents, payment, etc.), vessel amenities, event details and more, please visit 70000tons.com.

Guests and fans are also invited to join the 70000TONS OF METAL community on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: @70000tons

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Wasted Theory Gives Away “Death and Taxes” For Free

Stoner metal band Wasted Theory is giving away their full length album, “Death and Taxes” today only via bandcamp. “Death and Taxes” was written and recorded by Wasted Theory in March of 2014 and recorded at Ken-Del Studio in Wilmington, Delaware. The band announced on Facebook:

Happy 4/20 to all you fucking stoner degenerates!!! For TODAY and TODAY only, you can grab a copy of our latest album for FREE!!! Click the link….follow the riffs!

Death and Taxes by Wasted Theory

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Adds Three Pack, 7 More Expected Today

UMC – promoters for the Original and World’s Largest Cruise Festival, 70,000 Tons of Metal – added three more acts to the upcoming 2016 edition of the cruise: Ancient Rites, My Dying Bride and Thyrfing will now set sail. Seven more acts are expected to be announced over the course of the day today.

70,000 Tons of Metal 2016 will set sail on February 4th-8th from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and return to Jamaica with a stop at Falmouth.

The festival will board a new vessel: The Independence of the Seas (via Royal Caribbean), which will accommodate four stages: The Alhambra Theater is a five-story concert hall in which they spare no expense to remove part of the (very comfortable) seating so you have a real Mosh Pit on the High Seas; The more intimate Egyptian themed Pyramid Lounge offers the local club atmosphere; The third indoor stage is in Studio B, the ice skating rink featuring a maritime version of the Arena experience and last but not least their jewel: The Pool Deck stage – The World’s Biggest Open Air Stage Structure to ever sail the Open Seas, surrounded by multiple bars and pools, plenty of room to sunbathe on several decks and even hot tubs incorporated into the Pool Deck stage to soak in while you watch the shows!.

The All-Star Jam band, which returned this past January will also be back, led by Annihilator’s Jeff Waters and members from the various acts aboard performing cover tunes live.

Ticket prices start at USD 666 plus USD 348 Taxes and Fees per person and include all on board entertainment, most non-alcoholic and non-carbonated beverages, all meals in the dining rooms, most on board restaurants and even 24 hour room service.

Public Sales begin on Thursday July 9, 2015 at 3PM PDT. For more information, head on over to 70000tons.com.

Ancient Rites, My Dying Bride and Thyrfing join the previously named acts:

At the Gates
Children of Bodom
Delain
DragonForce
Fleshgod Apocalypse
Firewind
Iced Earth
Lacuna Coil
Moonspell
Turisas

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4 More Bands Added To 70,000 Tons Of Metal 2016, 10 More Expected Next Week

UMC – promoters for the Original and World’s Largest Cruise Festival, 70,000 Tons of Metal – added three more acts to the upcoming 2016 edition of the cruise. Children of Bodom, Moonspell and Turisas join the fray. Ten more acts are expected to be announced next week.

In addition, the destination was announced yesterday. In 2016, 70,000 Tons of Metal will set sail on February 4th-8th from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and return to Jamaica with a stop at Falmouth.

The festival also boards a new vessel, The Independence of the Seas (via Royal Caribbean), which will accommodate four stages:ncluding 4 Stages: The Alhambra Theater is a five-story concert hall in which they spare no expense to remove part of the (very comfortable) seating so you have a real Mosh Pit on the High Seas; The more intimate Egyptian themed Pyramid Lounge offers the local club atmosphere; The third indoor stage is in Studio B, the ice skating rink featuring a maritime version of the Arena experience and last but not least their jewel: The Pool Deck stage – The World’s Biggest Open Air Stage Structure to ever sail the Open Seas, surrounded by multiple bars and pools, plenty of room to sunbathe on several decks and even hot tubs incorporated into the Pool Deck stage to soak in while you watch the shows!.

The All-Star Jam band, which returned this past January will also be back, led by Annihilator’s Jeff Waters and members from the various acts aboard performing cover tunes live.

Ticket prices start at USD 666 plus USD 348 Taxes and Fees per person and include all on board entertainment, most non-alcoholic and non-carbonated beverages, all meals in the dining rooms, most on board restaurants and even 24 hour room service.

Public Sales begin on Thursday July 9, 2015 at 3PM PDT. For more information, head on over to 70000tons.com.

Children of Bodom, Moonspell and Turisas join the previously named acts:

At the Gates
Delain
DragonForce
Fleshgod Apocalypse
Firewind
Iced Earth
Lacuna Coil

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Killing In Apathy Posts “Bad Part Of Good” Music Video

A new music video by Killing In Apathy is now available online for the track “Bad Part of Good,” which can be found below.

The track comes off the 2013 EP “Death & Taxes,” available at iTunes here. The track listing is as follows:

1. Dethroned
2. Bad Part of Good
3. The Road To….
4. Death & Taxes
5. Boo Box

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Cap De Craniu Streaming Full “I’ll Kill If I Live” Album Online

Bucharest, Romania act Cap De Craniu has posted the full album “I’ll Kill If I Live” online for streaming via YouTube. Check out the full album in the player below.

The album was released on the 9th of February 2012 through Metalfan Records Division. Artwork for the release was designed by Calin Raduta, band leader and main songwriter from Cap De Craniu. The album’s track listing is as follows:

01. The Autumn Bodycount
02. All That Glitters Is Sold
03. Don’t Wake Up Memories When They Aren’t There
04. Time Made Me Hate Eternity
05. Old Habits Die Hard
06. You Made Your Bed, Now Sleep In It! Forever!
07. Reason Is Dead
08. Tales of Dead Men
09. Death and Taxes
10. Every Bird Lives By It’s Own Song
11. The Stone Thrower
12. I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow
13. I’ll Kill If I Live

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Cap De Craniu Releases New Music Video For "I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow"

Bucharest, Romania’s Cap De Craniu has posted a new music video online for the track “I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow.” Check out the video clip below.

The song “I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow” comes from the band’s first full-length album “I’ll Kill If I Live,” which will be released on February 7th through Metalfan Records. The track listing is as follows:

01. The Autumn Bodycount
02. All That Glitters Is Sold
03. Don’t Wake Up Memories When They Aren’t There
04. Time Made Me Hate Eternity
05. Old Habits Die Hard
06. You Made Your Bed, Now Sleep In It! Forever!
07. Reason Is Dead
08. Tales of Dead Men
09. Death and Taxes
10. Every Bird Lives By It’s Own Song
11. The Stone Thrower
12. I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow
13. I’ll Kill If I Live

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Cap De Craniu Posts Behind The Scenes Footage From "I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow" Video

Romania’s Cap De Craniu has posted a making-of video clip online from the band’s time working on the “I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow” video, which can be viewed below.

The song comes from the band’s first full-length album “I’ll Kill If I Live,” which will be released early in 2012 through Metalfan Records Division. The track listing is as follows:

01. The Autumn Bodycount
02. All That Glitters Is Sold
03. Don’t Wake Up Memories When They Aren’t There
04. Time Made Me Hate Eternity
05. Old Habits Die Hard
06. You Made Your Bed, Now Sleep In It! Forever!
07. Reason Is Dead
08. Tales of Dead Men
09. Death and Taxes
10. Every Bird Lives By It’s Own Song
11. The Stone Thrower
12. I’ll Break You Again Tomorrow
13. I’ll Kill If I Live

A free download of the song “Death and Taxes” is also available the Cap De Craniu Bandcamp page here.

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Tax Breaks for Bands

Thanks to the Tax Relief Act of 2010 and Jobs Act of 2010 and other stimulus bills passed in the last couple of years, bands have some pretty advantageous tax benefits. Namely, you can currently take depreciating equipment and write 100% of it off in full this year, as long as you buy it new […]

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Tax Breaks for Bands

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