Blink-182 is gearing up to share their first album in 12 years, One More Time…To help punctuate the release, the band has shared a teaser trailer for their impending interview with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe. Among the clips was one of DeLonge discussing his expectations for returning to music–or lack thereof.
According to the frontman, he never thought he would play music in a professional capacity again until he learned of Mark Hoppus‘ lymphoma diagnosis.
“I found myself in these weird oceans that I definitely didn’t know how to navigate,” DeLonge can be heard saying in the trailer. “I definitely didn’t want to hold these guys back in any kind of way.
“I remember telling my wife now, like, well I don’t think I’m ever going to play music again,” he added. “I don’t think I’m ever going to tour again until Mark told me he was sick, and then that was …