HARD Events, Cloud 9 Adventures and The Bowery Presents–who produce HOLY SHIP!, the annual three-day electronic music cruise hrough the Caribbean-are hard at work preparing to launch their second sail of 2016. Today, they share itinerary details of the February 10-13 voyage aboard the MSC Divina.
On embarkation day (Wednesday, February 10), the ship will set sail with RL Grime b2b Baauer and DJ Snake on the pool deck, while Dirty Bird Players led by Justin Martin take over the Black & White Lounge. There will also be sets from rising up-and-comer Rezz and HOLY SHIP! alumnus Anna Lunoe along with Gramatik and Flux Pavilion at the Theater. More music can be found at the Galaxy Disco, whichboasts Soul Clap and Wolf, or at Golden Jazz, whichhosts DJ Tennis and many more.
The following day (Thursday, February 11), HOLY SHIP! presents an “Under the Sea” theme and docks at its first destination for a Beach Party in Nassau at the Fish Fry. Sets from Alex Metric, Felix Da Housecat, DJ Snake b2b Tchami and a very special surprise guest will keep the island party grooving. Onboard the ship, parties include Pardon My French featuring Tchami and DJ Snake and Anna Lunoe’s Hyper House led by the party’s namesake, Mija and Branchez. As the sun sets, fans can keep the music flowing at Boys Noise Raw with Boys Noize featuring Spank Rock and cap it all off while listening to DESTRUCTO’s popular Sunrise Sermon.
On the last day aboard (Friday, February 12), HOLY SHIP! keeps the energy extraordinary with a “Super Heroes” theme. As the party continues along the high seas, cruisers have their choice of unique activities including Dolphin Races with Branchez, What So Not Flippy Cup, Anna Lunoe & Nina Las Vegas’ Musical Bingo, Jauz Karaoke and autograph signings with all HOLY SHIP! artists. In addition, fans can listen to the diverse musical offerings that have come to define HOLY SHIP! by checking out Thomas Jack Presents… with Justin Jay, SNBRN, Clapton and a sunset set with Thomas Jack or the Hip Hop Pool Party with Snakehips and Yatzhel, among others. The party continues on the final night with sets from Chromeo (DJ set), Porter Robinson (DJ set), Jauz b2b Marshmello and a trip down memory lane with Soul Clap’s House of Efunk, among many more.
HOLY SHIP!’s cabins sold out long ago, but for those who can’t make it aboard but still wish to get in on the party action, the crew is hosting the HOLY SHIP! official pre-party at Space Miami where fans have two rooms of music to choose from for the night. The Terrace features sets from HOLY SHIP! 2016 performers Anna Lunoe, Mija, J. Phlip, Nina Las Vegas, Rezz as well as an opening set from Destructo and Room 2, where The Buntings host their yearly “Officially Un-Official #Shipfam Pre Party.” This room will consist of SHIPFAM DJs (HOLY SHIP! passengers who are also DJs).