Blink is looking forward to better days ahead. In between clips of the three band members playing their instruments and spending time at home, the group shared videos of their fans washing their hands and raising a glass with their friends over Zoom , as well as healthcare workers taking a moment out of their days to dance with one another. Although the song, which was released on their album NINE , was not written with the outbreak in mind, the lyrics mirror the uncertainty and isolation many have experienced through this challenging time. Stay home.
Yes, the trio probably like playing in front of sold-out stadiums. But to know blink, you have to watch their music videos. Few bands boast a collection that tickles the teenage funny bone with scat humor, then pulls at the heartstrings with art so timely and relatable. Tightly edited clips from an Atlanta show make this video pop and rip at breakneck speed like the song itself. It was the lead single on the Greatest Hits album, released after Tom DeLonge first split with the band in the mids.
Blink sometimes written as Blink ;   often stylized in all lowercase as blink is an American rock band formed in Poway, California in Since , the lineup of the band has consisted of bass guitarist and vocalist Mark Hoppus , drummer Travis Barker , and guitarist and vocalist Matt Skiba. Founded by Hoppus, guitarist and vocalist Tom DeLonge , and drummer Scott Raynor , the band emerged from the Southern California punk scene of the early s and first gained notoriety for high-energy live shows and irreverent lyrical toilet humor. Hoppus is the only constant band member. In its early years, Blink toured heavily behind the band's debut, Cheshire Cat
It was new Blink, not Simple Creatures or anything else. Yesterday Mark finally came back to Twitch after a long break. Here are the highlights from his live stream. Good news about new music! I think I asked him all the good questions you guys submitted. If I did not include the answers in the highlights, it's because he didn't really answer the questions.