Vans Warped Tour, The Offspring, And Social Distortion Get Shoutouts In The Ballers Season Premiere

Ballers is the HBO series focusing on financial advisors to superstar athletes. The cast is led by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Rob Corddry. On the season four premiere, the main characters are courting a partnership with an extreme sports company led by comedian Russell Brand, and The Vans Warped Tour got a shout out. In addition, the now-defunct traveling tour, The Offspring, and Social Distortion were also name-checked. Warped Tour finished its last run as traveling tour last weekend after 23 years. Speculation on the future of Warped Tour has focused on the tour coming back someday as a destination festival. Continue reading

Warped Tour 2018 – The Final Run

It’s the final cross-country voyage of the Vans Warped Tour. Since 1995, the unofficial punk rock summer camp has introduced us all to iconic acts from Bad Religion to Katy Perry. Continue reading

Suicidal Tendencies To Play House Of Vans New York Next Month For Free

House of Vans has announced its annual House of Vans Summer Concert Series for their Brooklyn New York venue and other cities. Just announced, limited tickets to see Suicidal Tendencies, with support from Killing Time and CHUD. ST drummer and metal legend Dave Lombardo recently tweeted that the band would have a new album this fall. Get your tickets at the link below! Continue reading

JT Woodruff Of Hawthorne Heights Talks Past And Future With Ghost Cult

 

Ghost Cult hit up the 2017 Vans Warped Tour last month in Arizona. In the midst of the brutal heat several bands stood out that day, including metalcore veterans Hawthorne Heights. Our Victoria Anderson and Isabel Uzcategui caught up with JT Woodruff to discuss the Warped tour, playing new music, playing the classics, and their new album on the way, expected sometime in 2018. Continue reading

Doll Skin Release Video for Shut Up (You Miss Me), Booked For Warped Tour

 

Arizona punks Doll Skin have released a video for their new song ‘Shut Up (You Miss Me)’ from their upcoming new album Manic Pixie Dream Girl (EMP Label Group/Amped). You can see the video below: Continue reading

Metallica Announces Hit The Stage Contest For The USA

 

Metallica are gearing up for their first major US tour in six years on the WorldWired Tour! The band allowed bands on their tours of Central/South America, Copenhagen, and Mexico City. South American tour, and now they will allow US bands a chance to open for them on some of their dates with Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat! Continue reading