Blink-182 announce new album ‘California’, share ‘Bored To Death’

Mark Hoppus and co. will release their new full-length this July.

Following Travis Barker’s confirmation that a new Blink-182 album was complete last month, the band have made the news official: the trio - now featuring Alkaline Trio’s Matt Skiba - will release ‘California’ on 1st July via BMG.

Their newest full-length marks the first since Tom Delonge infamously exited the band last year, and sees Skiba join up with Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker. It follows on from the band’s 2011 album ‘Neighborhoods’ and marks their seventh studio album.

The three-piece have also unveiled a first taste of the record in the form of ‘Bored To Death’, a Hoppus-led huge offering which opens with a drumbeat not all too dissimilar to the band’s 2003 track ‘Feeling This’.

Listen to ‘Bored To Death’ and check out the band’s newly-announced US touring plans - which will feature A Day To Remember, All American Rejects and All Time Low - below.

22 San Diego, CA, Viejas Arena*
23 Las Vegas, NV, The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas*
26 El Paso, TX, Don Haskins Center*
28 Oklahoma City, OK, Chesapeake Energy Arena*
29 Dallas, TX, Gexa Energy Pavilion*
30 San Antonio, TX, AT&T Center*
31 Houston, TX, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion*

02 Atlanta, GA, Lakewood Amphitheatre*
03 Greenville, SC, Bon Secours Arena*
05 West Palm Beach, FL, Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre*
06 Tampa, FL, MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre*
08 Nashville, TN, Ascend Amphitheater*
09 Cleveland, OH, Blossom Music Center*
10 Cincinnati, OH, Riverbend Music Center*
12 Camden, NJ, BB&T Pavilion**
13 Wantagh, NY, Nikon at Jones Beach**
14 Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center**
16 Virginia Beach, VA, Farm Bureau Live**
19 Mansfield, MA, Xfinity Center**
21 Toronto, ON, Molson Canadian Amphitheatre**
23 Syracuse, NY, Lakeview Amphitheatre**
24 Darien Center, NY, Darien Lake Performing Arts Center**
25 Scranton, PA, The Pavilion at Montage Mountain**
27 Hershey, PA, Hershey Park Pavilion**
28 Pittsburgh, PA, First Niagara Pavilion**
30 Clarkston, MI, DTE Energy Music Theater**

02 Hartford, CT, Xfinity Theatre**
03 Bangor, ME, Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion**
04 Saratoga, NY, Saratoga Performing Arts Center**
08 St. Paul, MN, Xcel Energy Center*
09 Tinley Park, IL, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater*
10 Noblesville, IN, Klipsch Music Center*
11 St. Louis, MO, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater *
13 Denver, CO, Pepsi Center*
15 Boise, ID, Taco Bell Arena*
16 Spokane, WA, Spokane Arena*
17 Seattle, WA, Key Arena*
18 Vancouver, BC, Abbotsford Centre*
20 Portland, OR, Sunlight Supply Amphitheater*
22 Salt Lake City, UT, USANA Amphitheatre**
24 Phoenix, AZ, Ak-Chin Pavilion**
25 Albuquerque, NM, Isleta Amphitheater**
28 San Francisco, CA, Shoreline Amphitheater**
29 Irvine, CA, Irvine Meadows Amphitheater **

01 Los Angeles, CA**

* - with A Day To Remember and All American Rejects
** - with A Day To Remember and All Time Low

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