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Paramore announce “Parahoy!,” a sponsored four-day cruise

August 22, 2013
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Paramore have announced their first ever sponsored cruise, dubbed “Parahoy!”

Set to take place from March 7-11, 2014, the four-day cruise will depart from Miami and sail to Great Stirrup Cay, a private island in the Bahamas.

The cruise will include two performances from Paramore, and dozens more from other artists, including special guests Tegan And Sara. A Q&A, sponsored activities with band members, signed memorabilia, and various other events are also included, and registration for the pre-sale is taking place now at the cruise's site.

Check out an announcement video from the band:

Though this marks Paramore's first time hosting a cruise, the practice has been catching on in recent years with other popular artists, notably Weezer. Prior to setting sail, Paramore will embark on tours of Europe, North America, and Australia.

Written by Philip Obenschain

APTV Nashville Correspondent Born and raised on a steady diet of punk rock and DIY culture in Staunton, Virginia, and now residing in Nashville, Tennessee, Philip Obenschain has spent time as a touring artist, artist manager, and show promoter, and is currently involved in television production and music tech, outside of journalism. In addition to his work at Alt Press and APTV, Philip is the assistant editor at No Country For New Nashville.