Social D, Bosstones, Helmet Ready For WARPed Tour Launch

May 19 [13:30 EST] -- The folks behind this year's edition of the Vans WARPed Tour are busy plotting a course for Social Distortion, Helmet, and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones among others.

For a while, it looked like the tour would kick off in Phoenix, Arizona. However, the aforementioned bands are now planning to join Descendents, Royal Crown Revue, Pennywise, Face To Face, and Sick Of It All (Live in New York City 1MB QuickTime) and others when the all-day festival of skating, biking, and rock fun gets under way July 2 in San Diego.

Dates are still being added to the tour schedule, but here's how it shapes up so far:

  • 7/2 - San Diego, CA @ Hospitality Point
  • 7/3 - Los Angeles, CA @ Olympic Velodrome
  • 7/4 - Los Angeles, CA @ Olympic Velodrome
  • 7/5 - Lake Tahoe, CA @ Boreal Ridge Resort
  • 7/6 - San Francisco, CA @ To Be Announced
  • 7/9 - Vancouver, BC @ PNE Parking Lot
  • 7/10 - George, WA @ Gorge Amphitheater

  • 7/11 - Boise, ID @ Le Bois Park
  • 7/12 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Utah St. Fairgrounds
  • 7/13 - Denver, CO @ CU Field
  • 7/16 - Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom
  • 7/17 - St. Paul, MN @ Midway Stadium
  • 7/18 - Chicago, IL @ Soldier Field Stadium
  • 7/19 - Toronto, ONT @ Lamport Stadium
  • 7/20 - Montreal, QUE @ Hippodrome Parking Lot
  • 7/21 - Buffalo, NY @ La Salle Park
  • 7/22 - Cleveland, OH @ Agora Parking Lot
  • 7/23 - Clarkston, MI @ Pine Knob Music Theatre
  • 7/24 - Pittsburgh, PA @ I.C. Light Amphitheatre
  • 7/25 - New York, NY @ Randalls Island
  • 7/26 - Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Lot
  • 7/29 - Philadelphia, PA @ CoreStates Center
  • 7/30 - Washington, DC @ To Be Announced
  • 8/1 - Jacksonville, FL @ Fairgrounds
  • 8/2 - Miami, FL @ To Be Announced