Contributed by jayo:
Grill man Paul Wall has teamed up with former punk/hip-hop Transplants frontman Skinhead Rob and Travis Barker of Blink 182 to form a new group called Expensive Taste, with Barker helming the way, handling the bulk of the new group’s production. After Rob and Barker ended their run as the Transplants during last summer’s Vans Warped Tour, Rob and Paul Wall begin to talk about starting their own group, since the two were so close and already had a friendly rapport. Once the pair agreed it was the right step for both of them, Rob called on to his partner Barker, who was already beginning to offer his production skills to the hip-hop world, and made the plan to form a group complete. The full article at ballerstatus.net has since been removed or relocated.