Things between and his bandmates get worse. On Monday, January 26, Mark Hoppus and hinted at DeLonge's departure when they announced they'd hired vocalist from another band to fill in for him at an upcoming live gig. Later in the day, he denied he'd leave the trio he co-founded.
Now, Hoppus and Barker explained what actually happened within the band as they expressed their frustration over DeLonge's attitude in a new interview with . They called him "disrespectful" and "ungrateful" at one point.