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Matt Skiba Is Joining Blink-182 For Good…Yes?

After Tom Delonge left (or whatever he did. He still hasn’t officially quit), everything about Blink-182 has been a bit up in the air. Will they still be releasing an album soon? Are they continuing as a two-piece? Are the songs on Delonge’s new album Blink demos? Well, we think one of these questions might have been answered. In an interview with Alternative Nation, Matt Skiba, who has been taking over for Delonge, said there have been talks of him becoming a permanent member of Blink. You can check out…

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WATCH: Tom DeLonge “Circle-Jerk Pit” Music Video / Contest (You Might Even Win A Pro-Board)

The now infamous Tom DeLonge began streaming his album on Youtube yesterday. If somehow you aren’t familiar with him (you’re reading this site so I’m not sure how that’s the case), there was a huge blowout between him and the other two members of Blink-182 that I’m still not sure is resolved. Well, today, Tuesday, DeLonge released the music video for his song, “Circle-Jerk Pit.” The music video feels very Venice California (since he’s from San Diego I’m probably not far off). It’s set in a skateboard park with lots…

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STREAM: Tom DeLonge’s New Solo Album

Tom DeLonge has released a new solo album, To the Stars…Demos, Odds and Ends and has made the effort available for streaming. The album contains several originals, as well as a few songs thought to be possible Blink-182 demos. With drum fills and catchy, massive vocal chops, it’s clear where the influence took shape. Other tracks offer some solid acoustic and experimental work. Stream the album after the jump and see what you think! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here! Please follow and like us:

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Matt Skiba and the Sekrets To Release New Album

Despite any recent rumors that Alkaline Trio’s, Matt Skiba, is replacing Tom Delonge in Blink-182, the guitarist will continue to move forward with his side project, Matt Skiba and the Sekrets. The alt-punk group will be releasing their second full-length record titled Kutz on June 1st. Check out the track list and album art below! Currently, Skiba is filling in for Delonge both on tour and in the studio while all this Blink drama blows over. Keep up with the ultimate saga here. Fans can purchase a CD or buy…

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STREAM: Tom DeLonge, “The Invisible Parade”

Tom DeLonge has premiered a song from his forthcoming solo album To The Stars. The album is one of his several works he plans to deliver this year and will drop April 20. To The Stars will contain several Blink-182 demos, as well as additional content. For now, you can enjoy “The Invisible Parade” from the effort. The somber cut shows a vulnerable DeLonge, and sounds pleasant and raw. Check it out after the jump! You can buy a CD here! Please follow and like us:

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WATCH: First Blink-182 Concert Without DeLonge

Okay. So I think this whole Tom DeLonge v. Blink-182 drama is settled, seeing that Wednesday night the band played their first gig without DeLonge. Filling in his place is Matt Skiba of Alkaline Trio, and frankly I have no opinion on the matter. For those interested in the whole in-depth back-and-forth about DeLonge and Blink-182, check out this report by Ari, who is doing an amazing job keeping us updated on the news. To check out more Blink-182 you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here. For…

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STREAM: Tom Delonge – “New World”

Following the whole Blink-182 situation (see the whole story here), Tom Delonge has released what may well have been a demo for some of the band’s new material. It’s actually very good, Blink song or not. If only it were to be a part of a new Blink album *sad face*. It comes as part of To The Stars, an album that will comprise of demos “along with a few other tracks”. You can purchase a CD here on Tom’s new website, where it is available for pre-order for its April 20th release. You can stream…

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He Won’t Talk About Blink-182 But Apparently He Will Talk About Aliens

Tom Delonge does something news worthy yet again, however, this time it is completely unrelated to Blink-182. Apparently, Delonge has had contact with aliens and is in grave danger because of it. So, sit back, relax and enjoy some of  the bizarre interview (Alt Press kindly found some of the most interesting sections) he did with Paper Mag after the jump. In case you have been living under a rock these past few months, you have seen our constant updates on the Blink drama. If this is you, you can read our comprehensive…

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Mark Hoppus, Travis Barker Talk Tom DeLonge In Tell-All Interview

In response to Tom DeLonge’s denial to quitting the band, Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker revealed some of the recent difficulties they have had with their bandmate in an interview with Rolling Stone. The two even go on to call DeLonge “disrespectful and ungrateful” and how it is “humiliating to be in a band where you’re apologizing for one person all the time”. So far, DeLonge has not had a response to the article. Read the full interview here. Fans of Blink-182 can buy concert tickets here or purchase a CD here. Please follow…

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