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Warped Tour’s Kevin Lyman Picks The Bands He Thinks Will Make It Big

Tamsyn Wilce
Tamsyn Wilce 19 June 2017 at 15.56

Keep your eyes on this lot.

Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman has picked out the bands on this year's line-up who he believes are destined for big things.

Representing the UK, he's picked out Boston Manor for their "aggressive pop-punk" and says, "They’re a little heavier than State Champs and The Story So Far, [but] I think they [will attract] fans of those bands."

He also praises Creeper for their success in the UK, "[but] it’s still early for them in the U.S".

Elsewhere, he highlights Jule Vera as ones to watch. 

[Singer Ansley Newman] has the potential to become a strong female voice, like Paramore’s Hayley [Williams] or Gwen Stefani.”

As well as approving of Sonic Boom Six's similarities to old punk bands such as The Clash and Selector.

You can see the full Warped Tour line-up here and the dates are right below...

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