The Offspring frontman Dexter Holland has received a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of Southern California. He started his Ph.D. a long time ago but put it on hold when the band started touring a lot. I finally went back to it few years ago. To finish, he had to research and write a 175-page thesis on HIV.
Former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony believes that it’s the perfect time for the band to embark on a reunion tour featuring both original singer David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar. There’s only one problem with the idea: Eddie Van Halen and the rest of the guys who are actually IN the band would have to agree to do it.
Blink-182 releases their “California” deluxe edition next Friday, May 19th, and their teasing it with another new song, called “Wildfire”. They describe it as a combination of your favourite song from their “Enema of the State” album, and your favourite from “California”. Check it out: