Earlier today a few eagle eyed fans caught two +44 dates showing up on Bandsintown. While this sure seems like it would be pretty damn cool ... I reached out to the company and they said the dates came in from a ticket feed and removed them from their database.
Rockfreaks.net recently interviewed Mark Hoppus of Blink-182. They talk of going into the studio at the end of the year to record a new album (Mark mentions moving back to LA at the end of the summer for the recording process). He also mentions that he'd "love to" do another +44 album at some point, but there aren't any plans yet for one.
We are basically at the very beginning of the process. We were going to start recording at the beginning of this year, but there were some things happening in some of our personal lives that prevented us from getting in the studio, so now we are getting in the studio at the end of this year instead. We have the beginning of song ideas at this point,...
Travis Barker (Plus 44) is currently working on producing some songs off Mickey Avalon and Paul Wall's new album as well as working on a Plus 44 cover of Adolescents' "Amoeba," which the band hopes to have in this year Warped Tour compilation.
Smartpunk.com's featured bands this month include Plus 44, Over It, and Fiore; interviews with all three are available on the website (click "Featured Bands" at the top). The indie-punk retailer's featured label for the month is Fat Wreck.