Winner of L.A. Warped Tour slot to be decided at Battle for Warped Tour Finals


Anaheim, Calif. – acropolisRPM and Skinnie Magazine invite you to make your voice heard for the band you think should be the newest addition to the Warped family at the Battle for the Warped Tour 2010 Finals at House of Blues Anaheim on Wednesday, June 16, 2010. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.

As the much-anticipated final round approaches, the remaining contenders prepare to battle it out for a spot on the L.A. stop of Vans Warped Tour 14 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. on June 25.

Following a series of 14 preliminary bouts and six semi-finals narrowing down the field of over 60 bands, only a select few remain. Last Minute Decision, I & I, See For Yourself, BoB Knows Best, Suns of Jimi and Welcome Distraction comprise the diverse roster of bands representing a variety of genres from rock to hip-hop as competition grows fierce for a much-coveted spot on the Vans Warped Tour 14 lineup.

Guest judges will include Hans Thurau, CEO of; Katie Pagler, O.C. Editor of 944; Luke Allen of OCMA; Ramon Gonzales, Editor-in-Chief of Skinnie Magazine as well as celebrity guest judges Shar Jackson of VH1’s “Celebrity Fit Club;” Flynn Adam, Black Eyed Peas producer; and more to be announced.

Closing the night will be featured up-and-coming Los Angeles rapper, Sum-In-1.

The finals promise an electric night full of energy, camaraderie and competition in Downtown Disney as finalists give it their all for chance to be included in this year’s epic lineup.