Windows down, horns up—it’s time for our annual Warped Tour blowout!
In addition to six bands chatting about first tours, last tours and everything in between, we’ve also got your essential guide to everything Warped. From how to get on tour to what to do when meeting your idols, plus a few reflections on the tour’s greatest disasters, we spoke to the experts to get you the shakedown. On top of that, Nick Major gives a breakdown of his daily shenanigans on tour and we deliver our top picks from this year’s punk-rock summer camp. Oh, sorry, you wanted more? We’ve also got coloring pages of your faves. We know, you’re welcome.
Every band likes to say they tour a lot—few have the résumé to prove it. Two hundred-fifty gigs last year, and PUP are still screamin’. Here’s how they kept their voice.
Written by Brian Leak
Caleb Shomo finished his last LP when he was angry, depressed and ready to quit. Now, he’s back—and with even more Aggressive intentions than before.
Written by Taylor Markarian
Do you use Warped Tour to discover new bands or see your faves?
This month, we’re going all-out WARPED, asking all of this year’s heavy-hitters to talk their favorite memories.
WITH CONFIDENCE, COLDRAIN, TOO CLOSE TO TOUCH and 12 bands you’ve never heard of.
Roll into Warped with style—don’t forget sunscreen!
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