MCs! DJs! Singer/Songwriters! Poets! Producers!
Follow the steps below to be entered to play YOUR HOMETOWN on the Transform Stage as a part of Warped Tour. The following steps must be completed by April 20, 2018. The A&R’s will choose 2 of their favorite acts from each date by May 7, 2018. The Semi-finalists will participate in public fan from May 14 until May 31, 2018 with the announcement of the winners the following day!
COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW!
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ABOUT TRANSFORM STAGE
Transform is an independent stage and platform, currently thriving at massive concerts/festivals across the nation. Setting its roots first on the Vans Warped Tour 2017, Transform is joining VWT again for its last full run around the country. The platform is designed to showcase independent artists, local standouts, very special guests, and even members of the audience from time to time. Focused on community, art, and service, this stage is not just for the musician, but travels with poets, dancers and painters of all styles, giving hands on experiences of performance elements.
MEET YOUR A&R’s
Hailing from Baltimore, MD
MC Bravado is a rapper/high school English teacher from Baltimore by way of New York. His pointed, dense, and personal songwriting has earned him prominent media coverage from an abundance of noteworthy outlets, including but not limited to FOX, REVOLT TV, Sirius XM, The Source, and HipHopDX. MC B has collaborated and graced the stage with a who’s who in his field, and is poised to bring his patented live show to Vans Warped Tour in Summer 2018.
Hailing from Watchung, NJ
Justine Markman is an indie alternative artist based out of Boston and New Jersey. She’s acoustifying herself for her second run on the Van’s Warped Tour. The self-described “sad girl” is trying to show the world that it’s “ok to feel something” and believes her music’s purpose is to connect everyone’s souls in one way or another. Markman “absolutely cannot wait” to be a part of the tour once again!
Hailing from San Diego, CA
Blest Brando, an MC extraordinaire hailing from the infamous LIE Show (Learning Is Endless) out of San Diego, CA has been rocking any mic handed to him for a decade plus. Constantly touring, there is not a state in the continental 48 that have not felt his presence. His discography includes multiple studio albums, and many viral freestyle collaborations. Find him hosting the Transform stage at every stop of this Summers Vans Warped Tour!
GET ADDED TO THE COOL LIST
We will be featuring all winning performers on our official Spotify Playlist!
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WHAT IS COOL?
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