Posts tagged "travis barker"

Travis Barker Says What Happened to Scott Weiland Is ‘What Drugs Do When They Get the Best of Somebody’

Travis Barker opened up about drug addiction in a new interview about the recent death of Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland. "I think it's…
James Grebey / December 11, 2015

Travis Barker Parties With Ty Dolla $ign, Kid Ink, and — Ugh — Tyga in ‘100’ Video

Blink-182's Travis Barker got all dressed up in the music video for his summer hip-hop track "100," covering (most of) his tattoos with a slick suit to…
James Grebey / November 9, 2015

Blink-182’s Travis Barker to Release Autobiography This November

Travis Barker, best known as Blink-182's heavily tattooed drummer, is releasing an autobiography this fall. The book, Can I Say: Living Large, Cheating Death & Drums…
James Grebey / September 1, 2015

RiFF RAFF and Travis Barker ‘Spazz Out’ Together on Special Warped Tour Track

Blink-182's Travis Barker and rapper/prom date for hire RiFF RAFF have teamed up for a raucous new track written specially for the Warped Tour, "Spazz Out." Produce…
James Grebey / July 1, 2015

Stream LL Cool J’s Grammy-Exploding, Rubin-Era Banger ‘Whaddup’

LL Cool J may have made a fool of himself shoehorning the word "hashtag" into every other word during his second Grammys hosting stint but…
Chris Martins / February 12, 2013

Bjork Issues Creatively Punctuated Cancellation Apology

Björk recently joined the ever-growing list of artists recently sidelined with throat problems. An inflamed nodule on her vocal cord has been aggravated by her…
Devon Maloney / May 10, 2012

Blink-182 Pull Out of the Bamboozle to Get Tonsils Pulled

As if to remind fans that rock stars are people too, Blink-182 have announced their withdrawal from the Bamboozle in New Jersey next weekend as…
Devon Maloney / May 10, 2012

Travis Barker Talks Blink-182’s Summer Comeback LP

Blink-182 have been holed up in the studio for months working on their first album in eight years. Drummer Travis Barker says the band is…
Kevin O'Donnell / April 8, 2011

Lil Wayne Kicks Off Tour with Nicki Minaj

Lil Wayne made it clear that he's no longer inmate #02616544L of Rikers Island.
Eric Magnuson / March 17, 2011

The Cool Kids Perform with Travis Barker

If the crowd of Cool Kids fans and sneaker aficionados at Los Angeles' Music Box theater didn't see Travis Barker coming, it was because they…
Chris Martins / October 8, 2010

Travis Barker Teaches Rihanna to Play Drums!

Rihanna is putting the deep, hard beats of her music into her own hands by learning to play the drums -- and she's hired the…
William Goodman / March 24, 2010

Travis Barker Taps Lil Wayne, Slipknot for Solo Album

Blink-182 drummer/producer Travis Barker has announced that Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor will join him for a metal-infused track on his first upcoming solo album. Hip-hop…
Kelsey Paine / February 16, 2010

Lil Wayne, Eminem, Barker to Perform at Grammys

Two unique collaborations between hip-hop acts and rock stars are among the last-minute additions to this Sunday's Grammy broadcast, airing at 8 P.M. EST on…
Kelsey Paine / January 28, 2010

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / January 15, 2010

Travis Barker and DJ AM Team for First Show Since Plane Crash

Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and Adam "DJ AM" Goldstein have a lot to celebrate this year -- in particular their narrow escape from a…
Melissa Goldstein / December 2, 2008

Travis Barker Sues Over Plane Crash

Travis Barker is not only eager to return to the studio, but he's also ready to hit the courtroom: The drummer has filed lawsuits against…
William Goodman / November 24, 2008

Travis Barker Released from L.A. Treatment Center

Former Blink-182 and current (+ 44) drummer Travis Barker, who sustained second- and third-degree burns in a South Carolina plane crash last month that killed…
William Goodman / October 20, 2008

Travis Barker Talks Plane Crash, Recovery

After suffering critical burns in a South Carolina plane crash September 19 that killed four others, spending the ensuing week in a Georgia hospital, and…
William Goodman / October 8, 2008

DJ AM Released from Hospital

DJ AM, a.k.a. Adam Goldstein, who was seriously injured last Friday in a fiery South Carolina plane crash that killed four and left former Blink-182…
William Goodman / September 26, 2008