“We Don’t Need to Whisper” Turned 10 Today!

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Credit to The AVA Movement for the photo

“I really want the room to be dark, with black light or a candle. People should have headphones on, and they should be really comfortable, maybe sitting on the floor, leaning against the bed. I spent a year and a half working on this record, trying my hardest to give people a moment of escapism. All I ask is 50 minutes of a lowered heart rate.”

On May 23rd, 2006 “We Don’t Need to Whisper” was released and the adventure that is Angels & Airwaves began! Here’s a great look back to a time just before the album came out, where Tom shared his thoughts and ideas behind the album…

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Own a piece of Angels & Airwaves history

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Parts of AVA’s 2006 tour banner are now available at tothestars.media in the form of limited edition tote bags.

AVA has re-purposed a retired tour banner from the We Dont Need to Whisper era for its 10th anniversary. Made out of durable canvas to withstand the demands of touring, the original stage banner was cut and hand-sewn by Tom Delonge’s mom and aunt into 184 limited edition tote bags.

You can find the item here.

blink-182 Was the Surprise Guest at Last Night’s KROQ Weenie Roast 2016

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Blink-182 took the stage as the surprise guest at KROQ Weenie Roast 2016. It was a special night as this was the final Weenie Roast to be hosted at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater as it’s soon to be demolished. The band played 12 songs, including “Bored to Death”, “Built This Pool”, and “Brohemian Rhapsody” off their upcoming album.

Setlist:
Family Reunion
Rock Show
Feeling This
Built This Pool
Josie
First Date
Bored to Death
Dumpweed
All The Small Things
Brohemian Rhapsody
Whats My Age Again
Dammit