Keith Perks

PHOTOS: Final Vans Warped Tour at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton, 07/26/18

PHOTOS: Final Vans Warped Tour at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton, 07/26/18

Thousands of local punk rock, indie, metal, and rap fans of several different generations said goodbye to the Vans Warped Tour when it made its last stop at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Thursday, July 26. Warped Tour mainstays like Reel Big Fish, Less Than Jake, Mayday Parade, Simple Plan, 3OH!3, Asking Alexandria, We […]

 Rich Howells

SONG PREMIERE: Wilkes-Barre pop punk band Stay Loud shouts ‘FCK YRSLF’ before last Warped Tour

SONG PREMIERE: Wilkes-Barre pop punk band Stay Loud shouts ‘FCK YRSLF’ before last Warped Tour

With the Vans Warped Tour rolling into Pennsylvania for the final time this month, Wilkes-Barre pop punk/alternative rock band Stay Loud is appropriately releasing a very punk rock song called “FCK YRSLF” as they prepare to play Warped for the first and, unfortunately, last time as tour ends its 24-year run. Premiering exclusively on NEPA […]

 Rich Howells

Final lineup announced for Vans Warped Tour at Montage Mountain on July 26 with Scranton’s Motionless In White

Final lineup announced for Vans Warped Tour at Montage Mountain on July 26 with Scranton’s Motionless In White

Ever since Vans Warped Tour’s well-publicized announcement back in November that the annual traveling punk rock fest will be coming to an end in 2018 after 24 years, speculation has run rampant about its final lineup, fueled by the marketing that this would be the last opportunity to experience a festival that so many people […]

 Rich Howells

Tickets for final Vans Warped Tour at Montage Mountain in Scranton are on sale now

Tickets for final Vans Warped Tour at Montage Mountain in Scranton are on sale now

Following the Vans Warped Tour’s major announcement back in November that the annual traveling punk rock festival will be coming to an end in 2018 after 24 years, Early Bird tickets for its last stop at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Thursday, July 26 went on sale today. The tickets, which are […]

 Rich Howells

Vans Warped Tour is ending in 2018, making one last Scranton stop on July 26

Vans Warped Tour is ending in 2018, making one last Scranton stop on July 26

After 24 years, Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman has announced that the annual traveling punk rock festival will be coming to an end, making its final cross-country summer run in 2018. Not only is Warped Tour the largest traveling music festival in the United States, it is also the longest-running in North America, featuring […]

 Rich Howells

EXCLUSIVE: Interviews with GWAR, Anti-Flag, Valient Thorr, Big D, and Silverstein at Warped Tour in Scranton

EXCLUSIVE: Interviews with GWAR, Anti-Flag, Valient Thorr, Big D, and Silverstein at Warped Tour in Scranton

On Monday, July 10, NEPA Scene conducted interviews at the 2017 Vans Warped Tour at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton that streamed live on our Facebook page all day while photographer Keith Perks shot some amazing photos. For those who missed our conversations, all five interviews with popular national touring acts are presented […]

 Keith Perks

PHOTOS: Vans Warped Tour at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton, 07/10/17

PHOTOS: Vans Warped Tour at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton, 07/10/17

In 23 years, the annual Vans Warped Tour has stopped in Scranton many times, but 2017 offered a surprising lineup that drew fans of all ages to The Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Monday, July 10. With over 60 bands like GWAR, Hatebreed, CKY, Anti-Flag, Sick of It All, Valient Thorr, The Ataris, Big D […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

GWAR, Hatebreed, CKY join surprising 2017 Vans Warped Tour lineup in Scranton on July 10

GWAR, Hatebreed, CKY join surprising 2017 Vans Warped Tour lineup in Scranton on July 10

From a press release: The 2017 Vans Warped Tour lineup was announced last night via a live webcast of a concert at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, featuring a selection of this year’s artists and giving fans official confirmation on many acts while dispelling rumors of others that “leaked” on the Internet over […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Warped Tour mainstays Good Charlotte and Less Than Jake play Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on May 16

Warped Tour mainstays Good Charlotte and Less Than Jake play Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on May 16

From a press release: Millennial music fans who miss the early days of the Vans Warped Tour will want to see pop punk band Good Charlotte when they bring their Youth Authority Tour with ska punks Less Than Jake and metalcore band Crown the Empire to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Tuesday, May 16 […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Motionless In White singer Chris Motionless looks back on Vans Warped Tour experience

Scranton metal band Motionless In White has been playing the Vans Warped Tour for years now, so when singer Chris Motionless sat down for the latest entry in the tour’s “Warped Looks Back” video series, he had plenty to say about his time performing in front of millions of people in the longest-running touring music […]