Photos by Amy Harris (@thefirst3songs)

Axes & Anchors, the ‘first ever guitar-dominated cruise’, set sail for Key West and Nassau, Bahamas along with Breaking Benjamin, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde, Marty Friedman, Motionless in White, Adelita’s Way, Act of Defiance, Thousand Foot Krutch, Alex Skolnick, Halcyon Way, Aranda, and many more on board.

Sets by Marty Friedman, Breaking Benjamin, Motionless in White, Act of Defiance, and 17 year old Gabbie Rae proved to be the true highlights from the hard-rocking event.

In addition to experiencing to over 40 performances, fans also had the opportunity to participate in a series of one-hour music workshops with guitar heroes including Zakk Wylde, Malmsteen, and Friedman.

Check out Amy Harris’s photos from Axes & Anchors 2016… | #2016