In a recent interview, Tom DeLonge stated that, "After this year, my schedule is going to be a lot easier." This led the publication to state that they thought Tom was hinting at the "end of the Blink 182 reunion." Without seeing the quote in context, which is not provided, I'm not really sure how they came to this conclusion. Seems like how most album cycles come and go: The band released an album, toured, did press - it was crazy busy. Now the tour and press will wind down, they will focus on other projects for a while -- and then I'd assume they would gear up for another Blink 182 project/album in another year or so. Always thought that was going to be what happened. Or ......
Check the replies to see Angels & Airwaves latest addition, Ilan Rubin, showing off his skills on the drums and the keys in this footage with the band from the AVA practice studio and the last round of live shows. Some of the music heard here will be available soon on the Live Feature Film Score.
Tom DeLonge was recently a guest on the radio show "Coast to Coast AM", where he spoke about the weird world of rock and roll, his longstanding interest in UFOs, and his new website that he hopes will become a clearinghouse for paranormal news. Listen to it here.
Now that everyone's back from stuffing their faces with turkey, we want to stuff your mailboxes with prizes. Today we've got some exclusively customized Macbeth shoes, done by Mr. Tom Delonge himself. Angels and Airwaves recently released Love Part 2, which you can grab here, if you don't already have it. The band also has released their accompanying film for the project. So, how do you win these awesome shoes? Simple. We're looking to spread the news about the band's new film and album - so, if you take to twitter, facebook, tumblr, your cobwebbed myspace page, or your blog and post about the new album/film -- you're going to be entered. After posting, just drop the link in this...
Last night I was fortunate enough to attend a screening of LOVE with Tom DeLonge, a film by William Eubank featuring a score by Angels and Airwaves. You can read my thoughts on the film here. I was also able to talk with DeLonge a bit about the upcoming Angels and Airwaves release, LOVE Pt. II, writing for Neighborhoods and our ideas of punk rock as we grow up. You can read that interview here.
Tom Delonge (Blink 182, Angels and Airwaves) was diagnosed with skin cancer last year. He says he's all ok though, and that for the upcoming Blink tour he will be doing VIP meet and greets to raise money for Cancer Awareness. You can sign up here to be part of this.
On Wednesday, August 10th at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm CT/6:00pm MT/9:00pm PT, Angels & Airwaves will appear live on movie screens across the US for an exclusive One Night Event featuring the debut of Love followed by a live band performance and Q&A with Tom DeLonge. More info here.