Contributor Sammy Key has been giving us BD Music readers some great articles, from her ratings of the Saw Soundtracks to her interview with Anthony Raneri to her 5 Greatest Rock N’ Roll Frontwomen. She has definitely shown her passion for horror and music. Sammy recently was chosen to be a press correspondant for Earn It Yourself at the Vans Warped Tour in Hartford, CT. Below is an excerpt and a link to the full review.
Ah, the Vans Warped Tour. I, like many other kids my age, have been making this yearly summer pilgrimage to the altars of dusty parking lots, one-day-only stages and the God-like musicians who grace them since the ripe young age of thirteen. And I think that’s how many of the tour’s attendees think of the festival that is a huge cornerstone to summer – as a vaguely spirtual experience. On the drive up to Hartford, one of my best friends, Steph, and I joked about our date of the tour being held on a Sunday. “It’s like we’re on our way to church!” I said to Steph as we navigated our way to Hartford. She turned to me and said, “Well…we sort of are!”
Read the rest of her review here