While countless drummers cite such rock legends as John Bonham, Neil Peart and Keith Moon as their musical inspiration, Travis Barker of Blink-182 was driven to play the drums after seeing one of the most famous Muppets of all-time. Imagine that.
When life gives you lemons, says Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, you dress them up with hella tattoos before making delicious vodka-lemonade cocktails. Or something like that…
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.”
Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus loves America, but he can’t stand all of the negativity and mud-slinging of the current Presidential election. He still wants you to get informed and vote, though. We couldn’t agree more.
Blink-182 has gone independent, and Mark Hoppus couldn’t be happier. We caught up with him in London, where he had nothing but good things to say about Pearl Jam, the new James Bond movie and being in Blink-182.
Parents that have lost their ability to rock should look no further than this hilarious public service announcement.
Rejoice, Blink-192 fans! Mark Hoppus says the boys in the band are getting ready to write a new album of punk-pop hits for your listening pleasure.