Reddit user raphafcruz recently noted that Jose Norberto Flesch confirmed that Blink 182 is set to perform at Lollapalooza Brazil 2023. It has come to light that he is a ‘super reliable source’ and the fan is “I am 100% sure this is true.” The lineup is still unknown. The lineup speculation has already begun and we will have to see what is planned for the fans.
BLINK-182 NO LOLLAPALLOZA!
— José Norberto Flesch (@jnflesch) August 30, 2022
Fans have been speculating a Blink-182 reunion
Blink- 182 fans have been waiting for a reunion for much longer now. Travis Barker had seemingly teasing a Blink-182 themed reunion. The band now mainly consists of Matt Skiba, Mark Hoppus, and Travis Barker, there are still well-known and beloved members of the band that stole the hearts of many fans, with Tom DeLonge rumored to return.
Fans recently noted that the band NOFX are selling a shirt with Blink featuring Tom DeLonge and Matt Skiba, but it’s a photoshop. This has fueled speculation and hopes that the pair could coexist in Blink-182 together with DeLonge’s rumored return.
Blink-182 had announced the release of Funko Pop as the band celebrated 30 years Anniversary, and it featured Tom DeLonge, fueling reunion rumors. It was released on August 1 at 9AM PST as per the band’s recent Instagram story.
Recently, Mark Hoppus took to his Instagram story section and posted a picture of a Blink-182 t-shirt. This had led to several fans believing the reunion might be on the cards soon. Chicago’s Q101 radio DJ recently stated that the band had an announcement. DeLounge had also posted a picture with Mark Hoppus and Matt Skiba on Instagram account. But there has been a bad news.
He wrote the following: “There is no news to share. There is no announcement. Today is thirty years of blink-182!”
He further added, “If and when blink has any announcement about anything, you will hear or from the official blink-182 outlets. Not teased on a radio station like “tune in for a major announcement… Tom tagged Mark in a photo from two decades ago””
Blink-182 has released a total of 10 studio albums and debuted with Buddha. The band was constantly releasing new songs up until 2003. After their hit album titled after the name of the band took an eight-year hiatus. They came back in 2011 with their eighth album Neighborhoods. The group has been coming back with new albums every few years or so. But, now fans are hoping that Travis’ Instagram post is hinting at a possible comeback for the classic lineup, or Box Car Racer.