Tag Archives: Kevin Lyman

Kevin Lyman Teases Vans Warped Tour Replacement For 2021

After chatting with the Limelight Podcast back in April, Kevin Lyman has further teased a replacement or the return of Vans Warped Tour for 2021. During his interview with Limelight Podcast in April, Lyman hinted that he “maybe [has] something [for] next Spring [2021], Maybe next Spring I’ve got a couple …

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Talinda Bennington And Kevin Lyman Announce 320 Festival Online

Earlier this year, Kevin Lyman (Founder of the Vans Warped Tour, USC Professor, and CEO of the Kevin Lyman Group and Unite the United) and Talinda Bennington (Co-Founder of 320 Changes Direction) announced a one-of-a-kind festival aimed at changing the way we talk about mental health, 320 Festival. Given the current restrictions on public gatherings in …

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Is Vans Warped Tour Returning in Spring 2021?

Kevin Lyman was recently interviewed by the Limelight Podcast and he told them that he is working on something for Spring 2021, could it be the return of the infamous Vans Warped Tour? Although he did hint that it isn’t the “traditional” thing that you would see Lyman put on …

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Kevin Lyman and Talinda Bennington Announces First-Ever ‘Mental Health Movement’ 320 Festival

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In an effort to change the way we talk about mental health within our communities, Kevin Lyman (Founder of the Vans Warped Tour, USC Professor, and CEO of the Kevin Lyman Group and Unite the United) and Talinda Bennington (Chester Bennington of Linkin Park’s Widow) have announced the first ever …

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Mayhem Festival Set To Return In 2020

If the teasers turn out to be true then it appears that the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival will be making a return in 2020 after a five-year hiatus. The dearly missed touring metal festival posted a photo of Rocky Balboa on Instagram with a caption that read “don’t call it …

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Kevin Lyman Announces 2019 25th Anniversary Vans Warped Tour Dates

Kevin Lyman has taken to Twitter to let fans know about his 2019 25th Anniversary Vans Warped Tour date and although it is no longer a full cross country tour, Lyman still has plans to take Warped Tour out again in 2019 for a few dates on both the East …

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Kevin Lyman Speaks About FEND Movement, Becoming a Professor, and Final Vans Warped Tour

Kevin Lyman launched his new FEND Movement yesterday (May 24) in New York City at The Cutting Room where we had the opportunity to speak with Lyman about the opioid epidemic and how the crisis has impacted the music community as well as how the new FEND Movement will be working …

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Final 2018 Vans Warped Tour Lineup to be Released March 1st; Could it Include A Day To Remember, Paramore, & More?

As reported on first by New Fury Media, Kevin Lyman and a fan recently had a conversation via Twitter regarding the lineup of the 2018 Vans Warped Tour, which also happens to be the final Warped Tour at the level it has been at for the last 24 years. The …

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Katy Perry Invited to Perform on Final Cross-Country Trek of Vans Warped Tour

Katy Perry recently took to Instagram (@KatyPerry) posting a throwback photo to 2008 when she was on the Vans Warped Tour. Perry captioned the image from the tour with “Can’t skip the steps, gotta pay your dues… Warped Tour 2008 #fbf” in which an almost immediate response was prompted from Vans …

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Kevin Lyman Announces Final Trek of Vans Warped Tour in 2018

Next year (2018), Vans Warped Tour will be having their final trek on the road with a final summer’s worth of North American dates according to an interview with Kevin Lyman with Billboard. According to tour producer and owner, Kevin Lyman, who founded the touring festival in 1995. This comes with …

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