Tom DeLonge Shares Lengthy Facebook Note Detailing Blink-182 Drama

January 28, 2015 12:09 AM

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Tom DeLonge Shares Lengthy Facebook Note Detailing Blink-182 Drama

Monday was a rough day for the members of Blink-182 as well the group's fans. It all started when a press statement emerged stating that guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge had "indefinitely" departed from the band. A little later, DeLonge responded that he "never quit" Blink-182, but that the statement had been sanctioned by bassist/vocalist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker. Then, in an exclusive interview with Rolling Stone, Hoppus and Barker said that the "disrespectful and ungrateful" DeLonge was indeed out of the band, as indicated by emails from his manager.

Now, DeLonge has posted a rather lengthy note to Facebook to share his side of the story. Explaining the efforts to which he went to help move the band forward, he cited the recording of their 2012 EP, "Dogs Eating Dogs," as a moment of "self-sabotage" for them. Leading the charge on the recording p...

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