Travis Barker has collaborated with a ton of artists across all sorts of genres, but this might be his most unexpected mash-up yet.
The Blink-182 drummer is featured in a video celebrated the 50th anniversary of the General Mills Monster Cereals. The clip, which is a parody of a Behind the Music-type documentary, finds each of the cereal mascots — that’s Boo Berry, Franken Berry, Count Chocula, Yummy Mummy and Frute Brute — detailing their “break-up” many years ago.
“I was there that night they broke up,” Barker says in the video. “It was actually outside of a laundromat. All I know is Choc turned into a bat.”
In honor of their 50th anniversary, the monsters are now reuniting to record a new version of the Halloween classic “Monster Mash,” originally recorded by Bobby “Boris” Pickett.
“How many songs are able to call themselves a graveyard smash?” Barker wonders.
To further celebrate the big 5-0, General Mills is releasing a new cereal called Monster Mash, which features pieces from all five Monster Cereals.
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