“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.
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.
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.”
Fans will get their latest fix of Blink-182, with this brand new track from Dogs Eating Dogs. Titled “Pretty Little Girl,” the track features guest vocals from Alabama rapper and Travis Barker collaborator Yelawolf.
Mark Hoppus Of Blink-182 Sends A Message To Green Day And Billie Joe Armstrong: “I Wish Them Nothing But Health And Success”
Blink-182′s Mark Hoppus sends well wishes to Green Day and Billie Joe Armstrong, whose current stint in rehab has put his band’s tour plans on hold while he gets better.
“With the absolute devastation of on the East Coast from Hurricane Sandy, we are doing our crappy punk rock part and have created a t-shirt with the help of Blink-182 artist, Acorn.”
Adam Young admits to having “fangirled everywhere” when meeting Mark in the studio for the first time.