warped tour 2015

Black Boots – Electronic Music with a Punk Rock Edge

At RSD we love music discovery and finding rad artists that have an edge, embrace their fans and have a message to share.  After first scouting Black Boots at the Vans Warped Tour this past weekend, we were drawn to the infectious dance mix and bass lines coming from the Beatport Stage at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA.  Ariana had the opportunity… read more

Interview with Nick Rossi & Nikki Misery of New Years Day

RSD caught up with drummer Nick Rossi and lead guitarist Nikki Misery of the dark rock band New Years Day, backstage at the Vans Warped Tour at Shoreline Ampitheater in Mountain View, CA.

“Imagine if Dexter Morgan with side kick Eric Northman, hosted a late late late night talk show in a haunted mansion deep within… read more

Find Out What Zelda and MC Lars Have in Common

MC Lars might just be one of the coolest, smartest and funniest people we’ve ever met.  The post-punk laptop rapper shared his power, wisdom and courage with us during the Vans Warped Tour at Shoreline Ampitheater in Mountain View, CA.  He owned the Beatport Stage with lyrical charisma and a witty sense of humor.  Be sure to follow… read more

Interview with guitarist, Matt Marshall of Palisades


Over the last few years, metalcore/post-hardcore has dominated the pages of Alternative Press and the evolving sound of metal music. Heavy guitars and vocal harmonies balance the screaming rage and pounding drums that define the power ballad driven genre.  Bands like Pierce The Veil, Of Mice & Men and Crown The Empire have conquered… read more

Vans Warped Tour 2015

Every year the Vans Warped Tour lineup announcement is like a summer movie trailer that keeps getting better and better. The Vans Warped Tour 2015 lineup presented by Journey’s is no exception. Kick ass bands like Asking Aleksandria, Atilla, A+ Dropouts, Escape The Fate and Riff Raff.…yeah we said Riff Raff, will take stages throughout… read more