Travis Barker has had fairly the 12 months thus far. Together with teaming up with Machine Gun Kelly for the no.1 album Tickets To My Downfall, he has additionally been engaged on blink-182‘s follow-up to NINE.
Now, it appears to be like just like the blink-182 drummer has taken a break from his busy recording schedule so as to add one other tattoo to his ever-growing assortment.
Clearly, Barker is not any stranger to tattoos. The legendary musician is just about inked from head to toe and has been increasing his assortment lengthy earlier than his blink-182 days. These days, Barker has been getting loads of new ink. Earlier this 12 months, he shared some painful movies of getting each of his knees tattooed with a spiderweb and cranium.
Now, it appears to be like like Barker is including one other new tattoo to his assortment this 12 months. On Tuesday, he shared a video of him getting inked by the legendary tattoo artist Dr. Woo. Barker added the newest tattoo of a rose on the facet of his face, slightly below a cross tattoo.
Though he has not shared what the true that means of the rose tattoo is, the flower usually symbolizes each love and fervour. As properly, the brand new tattoo might look acquainted as a result of he already has a number of different rose tattoos inked on his physique.
Again in 2015, he instructed Vice a few of the meanings behind his different head tattoos.
“There’s my Transplants gasoline masks on the again. There’s a script that claims ‘one life, one likelihood,’” he mentioned. “There’s praying arms from [tattoo artist] Mr Cartoon I obtained completed once I was 19. There’s a rose from Chouey. On the highest there’s the Virgin Mary.”
Barker’s newest tattoo arrives simply 48 hours after his American Music Awards performance. He teamed up with Machine Gun Kelly to carry out “bloody valentine” and “my ex’s best friend,” each off of Tickets To My Downfall.
Earlier this month, Barker additionally confirmed that he and MGK are again within the studio engaged on even more new music alongside Jxdn. Shortly after the information, Barker’s nostalgic collaboration with KennyHoopla “ESTELLA//” was launched.
Barker can be one of many narrators in MGK and Mod Solar‘s co-directed musical Downfalls Excessive. Over the weekend, the official teaser for the Tickets To My Downfall-inspired movie starring TikTok star Chase Hudson and Euphoria‘s Sydney Sweeney was shared. Though Machine Gun Kelly initially mentioned the movie is arriving in December, Downfalls Excessive is formally set to premiere someday in January 2021.
Downfalls Excessive. January 2021 🎬 pic.twitter.com/03nkQbgigI
— Blonde Don (@machinegunkelly) November 23, 2020
On prime of all of this, blink-182 are additionally engaged on their follow-up to NINE. The EP was initially set to reach this summer time after the debut of “Quarantine.” Nonetheless, these plans shortly modified.
Earlier this month, Mark Hoppus confirmed that the new EP is ready to reach in late 2020 or early 2021. As properly, the trio has been working so onerous on the discharge that they could have sufficient materials to make it right into a full-length album. Matt Skiba also hinted that blink-182’s new batch of songs remind him of the Enema Of The State and Take Off Your Pants and Jacket eras.
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