Tom DeLonge Needs to Rejoin Blink-182
Large information from our alien-chasing pal Tom DeLonge: the ex-Blink-182 frontman wish to rejoin his former band. After splitting dramatically in 2015, Blink has carried out and recorded with Alkaline Trio singer Matt Skiba in DeLonge’s place, and simply final week introduced a joint tour this summer time with Lil Wayne. DeLonge instructed Kerrang! in a brand new interview that he plans to take again his spot — simply as quickly as his entire UFO investigation slows down. Per the journal:
“I get it – belief me, I like blink and it’s given me every thing in my life,” Tom says. “And, you realize, I plan on doing it sooner or later. However proper now there’s simply no approach – I’ve approach an excessive amount of occurring as a result of Angels & Airwaves is a half of To The Stars, and that’s why it really works.”
It’s unclear when precisely DeLonge imagines he’ll have extra free time. His interstellar science and leisure firm To the Stars, which nonetheless employs a former Pentagon official whose real-life UFO program was spectacularly declassified two years in the past in The New York Instances, has partnered in current months with TBS and Discovery on a scripted sequence about paranormal mystery-solving skate boarders and an unscripted sequence exploring new UFO analysis, respectively. DeLonge additionally not too long ago introduced a new Angels and Airwaves tour and launched a brand new single, “Insurgent Woman.”
It’s additionally unclear how DeLonge’s former bandmates Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker, who didn’t appear all that bummed throughout the 2015 breakup, really feel about Tom’s plans. In any case, you may learn DeLonge’s full interview right here.