"Vans Warped Tour"
Remember your first Warped Tour? Acts like Sublime, Beck, Bad Religion, and Pennywise stole the show. You might have been wearing overalls. My, how things have changed. All the kids at the Warped Tours of today are wearing pants tight enough to have earned a beat-down in 1996, and bands like 3OH!3 have somehow scored headlining slots. Before you shed one lone black tear for the Warped that was, however, take heart. In addition to the aforementioned band and other relative newcomers, this year’s tour has booked a few acts that live up to the legacy: