“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.
Producer Mark Trombino has helped Blink-182 and Jimmy Eat World, as they say, make the donuts, from Dude Ranch to Bleed American and other pop-punk gems along the way. Now Trombino is literally making donuts… with a nod to his punk past.
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.
Blink-182 are going to release a new album in 2014. They just have to start writing it.
“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.”
During a recent reddit session, blink-182′s Mark Hoppus thanked loyal fans by revealing a few secrets about their 1999 pop-punk masterpiece, “Enema of the State.”
blink-182 will soon launch an auction to generate funds for those affected by the Oklahoma tornado.
bilnk-182′s Travis Barker has launched a web tutorial series where he shares his skills. What’s a paradiddle? Come on, try to keep up.