That’s right — the new track, “Built This Pool,” is all of 14 seconds long. The band shared it over its official YouTube page and was nice enough to loop it for ten hours. During that time, you could listen to Blink-182’s previous single “Bored to Death” approximately 153 times, try to get a handle on all the drama they’ve been through over the past two years or read up on alien conspiracies enough to become about one percent the expert Tom DeLonge is.
If you just want to hear why Mark Hoppus wants to see some naked dudes, listen to the track below:
California — Blink’s first album with Matt Skiba playing guitar in place of DeLonge — is due July 1. So far, its first single “California” has been faring pretty well at radio. It’s currently in its third week on the Alternative Songs chart, where it rose from 9 to 5 on the most recent tally (dated May 28).