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QUEENSRYCHE and LIVING COLOUR Added to Shiprocked 2011! 

Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 10:41PM by Registered CommenterAllyson B. Crawford | Comments3 Comments

Queensryche and Living Colour are now part of the ShipRocked bill. The cruise sails November 14-19, 2011 and leaves out of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Along the way, visit Costa Maya and Cozumel, Mexico.

QUEENSRYCHE is celebrating their 30th Anniversary in rock this year with the release of their 12th studio album titled, Dedicated to Chaos, slated for release via Roadrunner Records/Loud & Proud in early summer, followed by a major support tour. Since the band's inception in 1981, they've sold over 20 million albums worldwide and have performed in over 22 countries. The band -- consisting of original members Geoff Tate (vocals), Michael Wilton (guitar/vocals), Eddie Jackson (bass/vocals) and Scott Rockenfield (drums) along with recent addition Parker Lundgren (guitar) -- remain world renowned for their innovative, trend-setting sound and continue to enjoy incredible success, performing for sold-out audiences worldwide.


LIVING COLOUR is an American funk metal band from New York City, formed in 1984. Stylistically, the band's music is a creative fusion influenced by free jazz, funk, hard rock and heavy metal. Their lyrics range from the personal to the political. The band were prominent members of the Black Rock Coalition during the late 1980s and early 1990s (a movement which also featured Fishbone and 24-7 Spyz). Living Colour rose to fame with their debut album Vivid in 1988. Although the band scored a number of hits, they are best remembered for their signature song "Cult of Personality", which won a Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance in 1989, and their highest charting single "Type." They were also named Best New Artist at the 1989 MTV Video Music Awards.

ShipRocked will feature live performances by Buckcherry, Queensryche, Hinder, Hellyeah, Sevendust, Living Colour, In This Moment, Lynam, Broken Teeth and Rival Sons! ShipRocked sails on the MSC Poesia. Cabins are on-sale now at getshiprocked.com, or by calling 1-888-438-9509! Book yours today! 

Reader Comments (3)

Shipsuxx!

What ever happened to Kix?

p.s. Sorry, but it looks like someone's personal taste overided what passengers really want. I think I'm off but if Kix came on, I would want back on! If not Kix, somebody get me a band that REALLY knows how to ROCK the boat!
April 13, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMetalboy!
I am with you Metalboy! The line up does nothing for me.
April 14, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBrian C.
Queensryche is legendary great and Living Colour is pretty good, but the newer bands on the ship are nothing but glorified bar bands.
April 16, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterStephen

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