IT’S THE SHIP 2015 ADDS THOMAS NEWSON AND MARCO V TO ITS LINE UP Dutch electronic music DJs, Thomas Newson and Marco V as well as regional legends Jungle Jerry and BiTMORE will be playing alongside the likes of Kaskade, Showtek, Ferry Corsten and Carnage amongst the many world class acts on the floating music festival.
IT’S THE SHIP today announced the addition of popular Dutch DJs, Thomas Newson and Marco V in a special back-to-back set, Jungle Jerry, and BiTMORE aboard the floating music festival. The second instalment of IT’S THE SHIP takes place aboard the luxurious 70,000 tonne Royal Caribbean International’s Mariner Of The Seas from 20 – 23 November with a pit stop in Langkawi for a show-stopping private beach party to remember.
Thomas Newson and Marco V will play a B2B set in Ferry Corsten’s signature show, Full On, alongside Ferry Corsten himself and Mark Sherry. For the first time ever, the much anticipated show, Full On, will be hosted on-board a cruise liner in Southeast Asia. The mammoth sized line up at IT’S THE SHIP this year will see over 50 international and regional artistes playing a wide range of music such as trap, EDM, house, hardstyle, pop and hip hop.
The inaugural IT’S THE SHIP last year saw close to 2,500 fans from over 49 countries set sail with this year’s edition expected to be even bigger.
IT’S THE SHIP 2015 is expected to attract a sold-out crowd of over 3,800 fans of which 80% will come from international destinations such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Australia, Taiwan, South Korea, the USA and Europe. To date, the ship is currently at 70% capacity with 50 nationalities making up those already on-board.
As part of the holistic IT’S THE SHIP experience, the 15-deck Mariner of The Seas flaunts a casino, 10 pools and whirlpools, 17 bars, clubs and lounges, a duty-free shopping promenade, a full service day spa, an ice skating rink, a mini golf course, a full sized basketball court and a rock climbing wall overlooking the sea. Entertainment wise, aside from the numerous music stages, this year IT’S THE SHIP has also partnered with Playboy Thailand to host an exclusive after-party on-board the cruise. Organisers are promising various activities where fans will have the opportunity to mingle and engage with the various international acts from the lineup.
Cabins on IT’S THE SHIP 2015 varies in price from USD828 to USD1,228 per person (exclusive of taxes and gratuity fees). All suites available on board have sold out with only limited cabins left for purchase. Cabin prices are inclusive of complimentary 24-hour dining and room service, selected non-alcoholic beverages and free usage of most of the ship’s facilities.
IT’S THE SHIP 2015 is organised by The Livescape Group, one of Southeast Asia’s largest live event companies. For more information on cabin options, prices, updates and the full lineup, log on to www.itstheship.com. For instant updates, highlights and queries on the festival, follow IT’S THE SHIP on