While at the Warped Tour last week, it! had the chance to sit down with Florida-based pop-punk band The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus’ lead singer Ronnie Winter and guitarist Elias Reidy. The edited transcript follows:
Gillan Ludlow: How did you guys form?
Ronnie Winter: The band was formed after graduation–I graduated in 2001. [Guitarist] Duke [Kitchens] and I were friends in high school, just like [bassist] Joey [Westwood] and Elias. Basically, after graduation, there was just a lot of time on our hands.
Read the full interview transcript with Red Jumpsuit Apparatus here.
Read the accompanying article on Vans Warped Tour here.