“We can take the next step and really get back to risk-taking,” Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge told Radio.com.
“It was very forward for us, it was such an adventurous recording. That really felt good because we’d turned the corner from a pop-punk band to conceptual and progressive, um, punk band.”
Travis Barker of Blink-182 talk about their intimate Palladium shows, making a new album, when his kids are allowed to get their first tattoo, and what it will be like playing their 2003 self-titled album from back to front in several upcoming shows.
Each night of their summer tour, blink-182 drummer Travis Barker recorded a short video of his drumming to post on his Vine account. He’s just released a compilation video of all the clips, making us think he’s the real live Energizer Bunny.
Originally scheduled as a day off, Blink-182’s Tom Delonge Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker opted to add a Brooklyn show tonight as a 9/11 tribute and a means to generate money and awareness for two hospitals.
Travis Barker was temporarily left looking like pepperoni pizza after undergoing an uncommon Middle Eastern therapy called cupping.
“We’ve always had really good chemistry together, especially when it comes to creating music,” said Aston. “We’re all kinda on the same page. Sometimes it’s kinda like a dysfunctional marriage but a marriage nonetheless.”