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Blink-182 – California Album Review

On July 1st, the 182nd day of the year, pop-punk outfit Blink-182 released their seventh (some would argue eight because of Buddha) album, California. This is their first album with guitar play and singer, Matt Skiba from Alkaline Trio, after Tom DeLonge left the band earlier this year. Upon listening to the album in its entirety, I was surprised to hear how mature the record was in comparison to their previous efforts. Long gone are the jokes about having sex with a dog, or ejaculating in a sock. Their mature sound grew out of their self-titled album in addition to their previous album Neighborhoods. Continue reading Blink-182 – California Album Review