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Travis Barker

Travis Landon Barker (born November 14, 1975) is an American musician, producer and entrepreneur, most noted as the drummer for the American pop punk band Blink-182, as well as the alternative rock band +44, the rap rock band The Transplants, and the alternative rock band Box Car Racer. He was a frequent collaborator with the late DJ AM, and together they formed TRV$DJAM. After the split of his first band, Feeble, Barker began playing for The Aquabats in 1996 as The Baron Von Tito. He recorded one album with them, The Fury of The Aquabats!, in 1997. His career took off when he joined up with punk band Blink-182 in 1998. Barker has since established himself as a versatile drummer, producing and making guest appearances in music projects of numerous music genres including hip hop, alternative rock, pop and country. He has gained significant acceptance within the hip-hop community in particular and often collaborates with artists to compose rock-tinged remixes to their songs. He founded clothing company Famous Stars and Straps in 1999 and LaSalle Records in 2004. Companies such as DC Shoes and Zildjian cymbals have co-designed products in his name. Barker collaborated with artists

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Travis Barker -- Down with Peter Griffin Now, Esé

Travis Barker
Down with Peter Griffin Now, Esé

Travis Barker is doing a new mash up with none other than Peter Griffin ... after scoring an apparel deal with "Family Guy."  Travis' clothing line ... Famous Stars and Straps will… READ MORE >

Travis Barker -- My First Tat Burned Off in Plane Crash ... But I'm Gonna Fix It

Travis Barker
My First Tat Burned Off in Plane Crash ... But I'm Gonna Fix It

Travis Barker says he's finally gonna fix the tattoo on his leg that burned off in the 2008 plane crash that left 4 dead and Travis badly burned.The Blink-182 drummer was talking tattoos on his… READ MORE >

- 162 days ago
Blink 182 -- Honoring 9-11 Victims, Supporting Hospitals

Blink 182
Honoring 9/11 Victims ... and Supporting Burn Center

Travis Barker and his Blink-182 bandmates are giving up their time and a ton of money to mark the 9/11 anniversary in NYC ... TMZ has learned.Blink-182 is currently on tour -- and… READ MORE >

- 468 days ago
Travis Barker Opts Out of Overseas Gig ... Fear of Crashing

Travis Barker
Overseas Gig a No-Go Fear of Crashing Again

Blink 182's Travis Barker is still so traumatized from the fiery plane crash he survived in '08 ... he just cancelled his upcoming concert gigs overseas ... because he's too afraid to fly. You'll… READ MORE >

- 673 days ago
Travis Barker -- Four-Letter Feelings About the Po-Po

Travis Barker
Four-Letter Feelings About the Po-Po

You'd have to be CRAZY to go on camera and unload on the LAPD ... talking about how much you HATE them. Well, just call Travis Barker crazy.As TMZ first reported, Barker was pulled over by the… READ MORE >

- 755 days ago
Travis Barker -- LAPD is Profiling Me

Travis Barker
LAPD is PROFILING Me

Travis Barker believes an LAPD officer pulled him over, and immediately labeled him a drug-toting gang member -- and says it's second time he's been "profiled" by law enforcement ... TMZ has… READ MORE >

- 792 days ago
Travis Barker vs. Animal -- The Muppetastic DRUM WAR [VIDEO]

Travis Barker vs. Animal
The Muppetastic DRUM WAR

Famed drumming badass Travis Barker faced off last night ... against the ONE drummer on the planet who might give him a run for his money -- Animal from the Muppets -- and the entire battle was… READ MORE >

- 1005 days ago
Travis Barker -- Meat-Free's the Way for Me ... and My Kids

Travis Barker
Meat-Free's the Way For Me and My Kids

Former Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker is raising his kids vegan -- inexplicably depriving them of delicious chemicals, pesticides and hormones! Oh, the horror.Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to… READ MORE >

- 1014 days ago
Travis Barker -- I Got My Band's Logo Tattooed ON MY HEAD!!!

Travis Barker
I Got My Band's Logo Tattooed ON MY HEAD!!!

Should you ever forget Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is ALSO a member of the Transplants, just take a look at his head -- because TB just finished tattooing their logo onto his melon. Barker… READ MORE >

- 1015 days ago
Travis Barker Nude Photo -- Stop Showing My Penis ... Or Else!

Travis Barker
Stop Showing My Penis ... Or Else!

Travis Barker's lawyers have just fired off a cease and desist letter to MediaTakeOut for posting naked pics of the drummer.Sources close to Travis tell us the photos are more than 5 years old and… READ MORE >

- 1069 days ago

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