... as if they were trying to put a hole through the skin. I think it's powerful and speaks louder than words. Travis Barker is known for his whiplash style. His drum tech says the problem is with Travis from blink 182 is that his hands slice up to chunks and pieces while he's playing live! I bought his signature sticks from zildjian very heavy kind of smash your drumkit heavy. Anyway he feels he is in his prime as he told Joe Rogan the basic I'm still playing the same way as I did when I was in my teens!