VANS WARPED TOUR 2013 PRESS CONFERENCE AND KICK-OFF PARTY. The 2013 Vans Warped Tour Kick-Off Party takes place on Thursday, March 28 at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. Press conference will be followed by performances from ECHOSMITH, BRIAN MARQUIS (acoustic), NEW BEAT FUND, CHARLOTTE SOMETIMES, MC LARS, JULIET SIMMS, BIG CHOCOLATE, GIN WIGMORE, CRAIG OWENS (acoustic), CHIODOS and more VANS WARPED TOUR surprise guests. The event will be emceed by comedian Grant Cotter.
WHO: KEVIN LYMAN–producer and founder of the VANS WARPED TOUR–will address the media and be on hand for a group photo op and one-on-one interviews at the press conference. Joining KEVIN will be members of bands including: CHIODOS, BLACK VEIL BRIDES, ALL TIME LOW, GIN WIGMORE, CRAIG OWENS, BIG CHOCOLATE, JULIET SIMMS, MC LARS, CHARLOTTE SOMETIMES, DIA FRAMPTON, NEW BEAT FUND, BRIAN MARQUIS (Acoustic), MONTE PITTMAN, ECHOSMITH, NEW YEARS DAY, WALLPAPER., STEPHAN JACOBS, THE SHEDS, LOST IN ATLANTIS, SECRETS and more VANS WARPED TOUR artists past and present as well as surprise guests.