Tom DeLonge discusses space and UFOs
DeLonge has never been shy about publicly acknowledging
his strong interest in UFOs. Tom, best known as the guitar
player and vocalist in his band Blink-182, actively researches
the UFO phenomenon, and is extremely well-read on the
Elsberry and Jason McClellan sat down with Tom on his
birthday (December 13) to talk with him about UFOs and
space. Having researched UFOs for more than twenty years,
Tom detailed the progression of his studies. He explained:
A lot of researchers tend to dive into one area of
it, pretty hardcore, you know? Hey, Im going
to write a book about Roswell. Or someone else comes
in and says, Im going to write a book just
about Majestic-12 documents. Im the kind of
guy that . . . Im pretty broad about all the subjects.
Ive gone deep on a lot of them. Ive kind of
surpassed the icing on the cake, and now Im kind
of digging down into the main ingredients of the cake.
2011, Tom and his band Angels & Airwaves launched
the news website StrangeTimes.com to feature news not
covered by mainstream media, including UFO-related news.
In our interview, Tom explained that the site is currently
in a holding pattern. But this site is an
example of Toms desire to increase interest in UFOs.
With Toms vast knowledge of UFO-related books, Maureen
asked him what book he would recommend to a younger person
beginning to research UFOs. Tom advised:
A great author that I think people can start with,
kind of entry leveland this is no dig to the author
because hes so funis Jim Marrs. Now Jim Marrs
is really fun because he has a way to tackle these subjects
that go really deep, but he puts them in a vocabulary
thats really mainstream and easy to digest.
has a lot to say about UFOs and related subjects, and
has been talking UFOs more in depth recently. He was a
guest in December 2011 on the radio program Coast to Coast
AM, and appeared on the web series Larry King Now in August
2012. You can watch our full interview with Tom DeLonge
in the video at the beginning of this post.