LOL Gallery: So What?! Music Festival, Part 1

Who: Blessthefall, My Only Safe Haven, Emery, Real Friends, Neck Deep, Convictions, Sorority Noise, New Years Day, State Champs, and SLAVES
When & Where: 3/19/16, Quiktrip Park; Grand Prarie, TX
By: Caitlyn Willard

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The 9th Annual So What?! Music Festival Announced


If you’re asking yourself, ‘wait – I thought it was called South By So What?!,’ you are correct. The music festival is back for it’s ninth year under the new name So What?! and will be taking place on March 19th and 20th at Quiktrip Park in Grand Prairie, TX. The lineup so far is pretty damn incredible, including acts Underoath, New Found Glory, Bayside, Blessthefall, State Champs, Saosin, and more!

Tickets are $50 for both Saturday and Sunday, but fans can also purchase a 2-day weekend pass for only $75! In addition, there will be three different VIP packages:
VIP Star Package is $150 and includes: 2-day VIP ticket, limited edition festival poster, t-shirt, 3D Laminate, Souvenir 3D ticket, early entry, full access to the pre/after party, and meet and greet!
VIP Rockstar Package is $250 and includes: 2-day VIP ticket, main stage VIP viewing area with private bathrooms, limited edition festival poster, t-shirt, 3D Laminate, Souvenir 3D ticket, early entry, vip area access, full access to the pre/after party, and So What?! Festival water bottle
VIP Superstar Package is $350 and includes: 2-day VIP ticket, main stage VIP viewing area with private bathrooms, limited edition festival poster, t-shirt, 3D Laminate, Souvenir 3D ticket, early entry, vip area access, full access to the pre/after party, So What?! Festival water bottle, parking in front lot just steps from entry gate and exclusive parking pass air freshener!

Below you can find the full list of artists that have been announced so far and which date they will be performing at!

Saturday, March 19th:
New Found Glory, Bayside, Neck Deep, State Champs, Real
Friends, Blessthefall, Escape The Fate, Knuckle Puck, Citizen, This Wild Life,
Emery, Turnover, New Years Day, Have Mercy, Hundredth, 7 Minutes In Heaven, A
Will Away, Bad Luck, Bonfires, Capture The Crown, Currents, Ghost Key, Hotel
Books, Like Pacific, Major League, Mariner, Milk Teeth, Movements, My Only Safe
Haven, Myka Relocate, Outline In Color, Radio City, Seasons Change, Seaway,
SECRETS, Silent Planet, Sorority Noise, Too Close To Touch

Sunday, March 20th:
Underoath, The Devil Wears Prada, Saosin
w/Anthony Green, Beartooth, The Word Alive, Born of Osiris, Zao, The
Contortionist, I See Stars, Stray From The Path, He Is Legend, Emarosa, Being
As An Ocean, ’68, Artifex Pereo, Assuming We Survive, Covet with Yvette Young,
Cruel Hand, Currents, Hazing, Kingdom of Giants, Little Envy, Monuments, Rarity
Stolas, The CMDWN, The Ongoing Concept, The Plot In You, Tides of Man

Vans Warped Tour Updated Lineup

Check out the acts that are heading to this summer’s Vans Warped Tour! Full updated list can be found below! New announcement to be released this Wednesday! 

Alive Like Me (6/19-7/12)
Alvarez Kings
As It Is
Asking Alexandria
Baby Baby
Beautiful Bodies
Bebe Rexha
Being As An Ocean
Black Boots
Black Veil Brides
Born Cages
Candy Hearts
Emarosa (6/19-7/12)
Escape The Fate
Family Force 5 (6/19-8/5, 8/8)
Fit For A King
Hands Like Houses
Have Mercy
I Killed The Prom Queen
Icon For Hire
Jule Vera
Juliet Simms
Koo Koo Kanga Roo
Kosha Dillz
Le Castle Vania
Lee Corey Oswald
Major League
Matchbook Romance (6/19-7/11)
MC Lars
Metro Station
Mod Sun
Moose Blood
Motion City Soundtrack (6/19 – 6/21)
Neck Deep
New Beat Fund
New Years Day
Night Argent (6/20-6/28, 8/1-8/8)
Night Riots 
Our Last Night
PUP (7/1-7/29)
Riff Raff (6/19-8/8)
Rotting Out
Set It Off
Sirens and Sailors (7/14-8/8)
Slaves (7/14-8/8)
The Amity Affliction
The Dirty Nil
The Karma Killers
The Kenneths
The Relapse Symphony (6/19-7/12)
The Wonder Years
This Wild Life
Tori Kravitz
Trophy Eyes
While She Sleeps
Youth In Revolt

August Burns Red Fall Tour Dates

Also Featuring: Blessthefall, Defeater, and Beartooth

11.1 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
11.2 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
11.3 – Louisville, KY @ Expo Five
11.4 – Nashville, TN @ Rocketown
11.5 – St. Louis, MO @ Pop’s
11.6 – Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
11.7 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
11.8 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
11.9 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
11.12 – Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
11.14 – Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
11.15 – Los Angeles, CA @ Club Nokia LA Live
11.16 – San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom
11.18 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Murray Theater
11.19 – Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
11.20 – Des Moines, IA @Wooly’s
11.21 – Minneapolis, MN @ Mill City Nights
11.22 – Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
11.23 – Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
11.24 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart’s
11.26 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
11.27 – Pontiac, MI @ The Crofoot Ballroom
11.28 – Toronto, ONT @ Sound Academy
11.29 – Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
11.30 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium (Downstairs)
12.1 – New York, NY @ Best Buy Theatre
12.3 – Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel
12.4 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
12.5 – Jacksonville, FL @ Roc Bar
12.6 – Orlando, FL @ The Plaza Live
12.7 – Tampa, FL @ The Ritz Ybor
12.8 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
12.10 – Knoxville, TN @ NV
12.11 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southend

NEW: Fearless Friends tour dates.

Featuring: Blessthefall, Motionless in White, The Word Alive, Tonight Alive and Chunk! No, Captain Chunk.

Dates can be seen by clicking “Read More”.

11.09 –  Flagstaff, AZ @ The Orpheum
11.10 – Los Angeles, CA @ Roxy Theatre
11.11 – San Diego, CA @ Soma (Main Room)
11.12 – Pomona, CA @ Glasshouse
11.13 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
11.14 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
11.15 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
11.16 – Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
11.18 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Club Sound
11.19 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
11.20 – Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
11.21 – Minneapolis, MN @ Station Four
11.22 – Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge
11.23 – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
11.24 – Toronto, ON @ Opera House
11.25 – Montreal, QC @ La Tulipe
11.26 – New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
11.27 – Worcester, MA @ Palladium Upstairs
11.29 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
11.30 – Cleveland, OH @ Peabodys
12.1 – Towson, MD @ Recher Theatre
12.2 – Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts
12.3 – Richmond, VA @ Canal Club
12.4 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southerland
12.5 – Orlando, FL @ Club Firestone
12.6 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
12.8 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
12.9 – Nashville, TN @ Rocketown
12.10 – St. Louis, MO @ Pop’s
12.11 – Tulsa, OK @ The Marquee
12.12 – Dallas, TX @ The Door
12.13 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
12.14 – San Antonio, TX @ White Rabbit
12.15 – El Paso, TX @ Open Gate Church
12.16 – Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre