Vans Warped Tour Reveals Details for 25th Anniversary Events


Fans of the alt-music touring competition, Vans Warped Tour, will probably be thrilled to listen to that they are going to be again this summer season for numerous cross-country celebrations of their 25th Anniversary.

Although the competition -- made fashionable over time for its eclectic lineup of principally punk-rock up-and-coming in addition to established bands and for showcasing skate tradition -- introduced that final yr can be its remaining run, Warped Tour reps have introduced the upcoming occasions that had been organized to have a good time its mark within the music world.

Fans can anticipate the standard vibrancy of the competition, however this time on a a lot bigger scale, as it can arrange store in three totally different cities on three separate dates: June eight, June 29 - 30 and July 20 - 21. There will probably be over 50 bands throughout a number of phases, excessive sports activities (from skateboarding to motorcross) and even an artwork exhibit created in partnership with the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, titled Forever Warped: 25 Years of Vans Warped Tour. A full record of bands will probably be introduced on March 1.

The Vans Warped Tour’s first cease will probably be Cleveland on June eight, the place followers will get to catch a primary glimpse on the complete artwork exhibition that will showcase artifacts from staple Warped bands, together with devices performed by members of Fall Out Boy, No Doubt, Rancid and Reel Big Fish, in addition to stage clothes from Joan Jett and Ice-T. That identical day a gap live performance will characteristic bands from throughout the Warped Tour historical past and a mini vert ramp.

From June 29 to 30, Warped Tour will station in Atlantic City, NJ for his or her solely East Coast reveals that may characteristic over 50-plus bands over the two-day occasion, excessive sports activities and the exhibit. They’ll shut the celebrations on July 20 and 21 in Mountain View, Calif. on the Shoreline Amphitheatre.

In a press release by Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman talked about the importance of ending the celebrations within the Bay Area, because the Warped Tour and the bands they host made it a second residence from it’s start line in Southern California.

"I feel most likely near half the bands on the primary Warped Tour had some tie to the Bay Area," Lyman said. "There was the up-and-coming band The Deftones, after which in fact the Fat Wreck [Chords] roster -- Good Riddance, No Use For A Name, Face to Face, and Tilt."

With nearly a quarter-century value of historical past, there isn't a doubt that these occasions will spotlight the competition’s timeless place within the music world.

"With the [Vans Warped Tour] 25th Anniversary occasions, we wish to convey the environment of a traditional Warped Tour present, however on a scale that our followers merely couldn't get with a nationwide tour," defined Lyman. "The bands, the particular points of interest, every part -- we wish to convey again parts which have made the Warped Tour, Warped Tour, over the previous 25 years."

Presale tickets will go on sale on Feb. 25, with all tickets out there on March 1. See the dates for the Vans Warped Tour under, and go to their web site for more information.

June eight -- Cleveland, Ohio @ Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
June 29, 30-- Atlantic City, NJ @ Atlantic City Beach
July 20, 21 -- Mountain View, Calif. @ Shoreline Amphitheatre