The Scoop: This summer Vans Warped Tour has teamed up with online music store Beatport for a multi-year deal to bring a branded stage to the mix.
The Spin: The Beatport stage is focused on showcasing musicians of the hip-hop and electronic music genres. Clark Warner, Beatport’s Executive Creative Director, commented on the matter stating the following: “We’re honored for this opportunity to elevate the dance and electronic music component of this iconic summer event”. Check out the inaugural line-up below:
The Question: What do you think of Vans Warped Tour and Beatport’s decision to incorporate a stage of artists that differ from the typical artist one would expect to see at Vans Warped Tour?