Barker explained that he has been vegetarian since age 13 and transitioned to veganism shortly after surviving a catastrophic plane crash in 2009. I was just ditching my food and giving it to my friends.” Barker suffered extensive burns over 70 percent of his body and after leaving the hospital, decided to go vegan .
The Blink-182 drummer has filed legal action against Medical Imaging Center in Santa Monica, California, for medical malpractice. Barker received a routine MRI at the center after being diagnosed with blood clots.
|Spouse(s)||Melissa Kennedy ( m. 2001; div. 2002) Shanna Moakler ( m. 2004; div. 2008)|
Blink 182 Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker came up in my searches, so I was like oooh this makes 2/3s of Blink 182 vegan . Matt Skiba however, is indeed a vegan and in Blink 182 . In 2016, the trio was voted the most animal-friendly band by PETA2.
Barker has a net worth of $50million according to Celebrity Net Worth. He has appeared on MTV reality series Meet the Barkers, released a memoir, and founded a fashion company and a record label. Blink-182’s most successful album, Enema of the State, has sold more than 15 million copies.
Shanna Moakler m. 2004–2008 Melissa Kennedy m. 2001–2002
As one of the most influential drummers of the last 25 years, Travis Barker has become synonymous with modern punk rock drumming. Over his career he has beaten the skins for The Aquabats, Box Car Racer, +44, The Transplants, and of course most famously, Blink-182.
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker are just friends While insiders previously told Hollywood Life that the pair would “get flirty” with each other at times, it turns out that the celebrities are not — and have never been — in a relationship.
The Dammit singer revealed: ” We just made up the name 182 and ever since then we’ve just made up different stories about what 182 means . “It was my ideal weight, it was the ship number that my grandfather worked on during WWII, it was the number of times Al Pacino said ‘fuck’ in scarface”
Hiatus, side projects, and Barker’s plane crash (2005–2008) In February 2005, Geffen issued a press statement announcing the band’s “indefinite hiatus.” The band had broken up after members’ arguments regarding their future and recording process.
Four of the six people on board died in the crash . The survivors, musician Travis Barker and disc jockey Adam “DJ AM” Goldstein, were critically injured. The jet had been due to fly Barker , Goldstein, and their entourage to Van Nuys, California, after their TRV$DJAM band’s performance at a concert in Five Points.
Tattoo : ‘ can i say ‘ Tattoo above his chest. Meaning: ‘ Can I Say ‘ is the name of the first album of ‘Dag Nasty’, an American punk rock band from Washington D.C., which was formed in 1985. It’s one of the bands which Travis loved as a teenager. And I have ‘ Can I Say ‘ because it’s the name of their first album.”