Vans Warped Tour 2018

‘Vans Warped Tour’ Twitter Shuts Down Rumored Lineups, Takes On Bands And Fans In Heated Discussions


Yesterday (February 16th) the official Twitter account of the ‘Vans Warped Tour‘ shut down a number of lineup complaints and rumors, while also having somewhat heated discussions with members of bands offended by the blunt nature of the conversation. Some excerpts from that can be found below:

The All-American Rejects vocalist Tyson Ritter replied to the account in a since deleted tweet:

“And since we are going “full dick disclosure” – we couldn’t do the whole tour, so we came back and agreed to play a few shows, Warped went full elitist and said “nope”. So your account is actually fucked here. I hope this feedback helps. Classless pricks.”

To which the following reply was offered:

The Story So Far‘s Kelen Capener also got into it in a series of since deleted tweets, having taken issue with the way the ‘Warped Tour‘ had “publicly threw bands and individuals under the bus for not playing the tour, and hinted at unannounced engagements” later calling their behavior “unprofessional.” To which the below reply was lodged:

Further interactions also included:

An official lineup announcement for the tour, which this year will be the final run as touring incarnation, is to be made on March 01st.


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