Blink-182 founding member Tom DeLonge reveals a personal message to Matt Skiba, acknowledging Skiba’s contributions on behalf of Travis Barker and Mark Hoppus in DeLonge’s absence. expressed his gratitude to
The guitarist thanked Skiba, who replaced DeLonge in the rock band in 2015, for “everything that kept the band alive in my absence.”
I think your talent is amazing.your band [Alkaline Trio] One of my all time favorites. Moreover, you have consistently shown nothing but kindness to me and others in the press and elsewhere.
DeLonge, 46, said tensions within the band were always tense, but Hoppus’ cancer diagnosis in 2021 helped everyone put things in perspective.
He said the band probably wouldn’t have existed without your quick thinking and willingness to save the day.
Earlier this week, it was announced that DeLonge was back together with Barker, 46, and Hoppus, 50, after being apart for nearly a decade. will begin an extensive world tour on February 26, 2024 in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Skiba, 46, responded to the news on Friday by posting on Instagram praising the band and giving a shout out to DeLonge. New single release day!!
He wrote “!!” as the caption for the band’s new promotional photo for the song “Edging.” We couldn’t be happier to have you all together again as a band and as a family. I’m sure there’s a joke here about closures and resolutions that I missed. He elaborated further. Thank you to all the fans of the band and he Blink-182 for inviting me. Wow you were so delicious! #withlovefromchicago, M.
https://celebrityinsider.org/tom-delonge-founding-member-of-blink-182-took-to-instagram-to-express-his-gratitude-to-matt-skiba-for-taking-over-lead-vocal-duties-in-his-absence-535089/ Blink-182 founding member Tom DeLonge took to Instagram to thank Matt Skiba for taking over the lead vocal role in his absence.