The Barenaked Ladies will team with Guster for the Ships and Dip Cruise early next year.

The Barenaked Ladies will team with Guster for the Ships and Dip Cruise early next year. The four-day trip, which will tour through the Turks and Caicos islands in the Caribbean, promises group and solo performances from those bands and others to be announced, as well as karaoke and jam sessions. The cruise will leave from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., on January 15, 2007.

Ticketing info for the 1000-cabin cruise is available via the Ships and Dip Web site and BNL's Web site.

BNL and Guster have also aligned with Reverb, an eco-friendly organization founded by Guster's Adam Gardner, to offset the ship's carbon emissions with the use wind power.

As previously reported, Guster will kick off its Campus Consciousness tour on Wednesday (March 29) in Tacoma, Wash. with similarly-minded environmental initiatives.

Barenaked Ladies are back in the studio today finishing work on the follow-up to 2003's "Everything to Everyone," which was their final album for Reprise.