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70000 Tons - 2018

70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 3 Recap

Day 3. It is the day when the boat finally sailed into Grand Turk, a beautiful island with clear blue water. The party shifted a bit, given the variety of excursions onshore. Snorkeling? Check. Petting stingrays with Tomas Haake from Meshuggah? Check. Day drinking on the island for hours? Check. Once back on the ship, it was game on with more

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70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 2 Recap

You have probably noticed the silence on our end. It is a testament to the power of the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. It is complete immersion in all things metal and an international passion for the music. We are going to provide a couple of recaps to catch up, but more importantly, we have a ton of content on

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70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 1 Recap

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise is truly something unique. Not only are there attendees from around the globe, but many have taken the cruise multiple times. They form a tribe of metal heads that congregate each winter on an enormous ship with their favorite bands. Despite some timing and technical issues, including power on a couple of the stages,

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Jamie Lee’s Must-See Bands On 70,000 Tons Of Metal

While SkullsNBones has had the pleasure of covering the 70,000 Tons of Metal on several occasions, this marks the first time that I and my trusty partner in crime and photographer Jason Carlson will set sail. It is certainly a bucket-list type of party, and we are ready to bring the noise. Before I delve into the acts that I

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Jason Carlson’s Must-See Bands On 70,000 Tons Of Metal

Managing Editor Jamie Lee asked me to put a list together of the bands I’m looking forward to seeing and photographing on this year’s 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. The quick answer is obviously all of them! Since that’s super generic and a total cop-out of an answer, I’ll try and get more specific. This is my first time attending

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Sea Legs: Matt Harvey of Exhumed Is Ready To Party On 70,000 Tons Of Metal

One week from today, 3,000 fans and 60 bands will set sail from Fort Lauderdale for the epic 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise to Grand Turk Island. Exhumed will be one of those bands who will be playing both classics and tracks from their 2017 Relapse Records release Death Revenge.  In preparation for the cruise, we had a chance to catch up with Exhumed

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Sea Legs: Goatwhore’s Zach Simmons And His Karaoke Dreams

New Orleans’ Goatwhore will be taking the stage on 70,000 Tons of Metal, and we couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity to see them perform twice over the course of four days. Not only is there a place for New Orleans in our blackened hearts, but are also huge fans of these miscreants. With the cruise only a few

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Back To The Boat: Behemoth Performs On 70,000 Tons 2015

This year marks the eighth installment of the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise, a veritable metal festival on the water. And it has deemed itself a worthy contender to those land-locked festivals with burgeoning bands and legends alike. In 2015, hell came to the open seas in the form of Behemoth. Take a few minutes with us and step back

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70000 Tons - 2018

70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 3 Recap

Day 3. It is the day when the boat finally sailed into Grand Turk, a beautiful island with clear blue water. The party shifted a

70000 Tons - 2018

70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 2 Recap

You have probably noticed the silence on our end. It is a testament to the power of the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. It is

70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 1 Recap

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise is truly something unique. Not only are there attendees from around the globe, but many have taken the cruise