Lead singer of Alkaline Trio.
Matthew Thomas Skiba (born February 24, 1976) is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known for his role as the co-lead vocalist and guitarist of the punk rock band Alkaline Trio, with whom he has recorded eight studio albums. He is also the co-lead vocalist and guitarist of pop punk band Blink-182 and is set to start recording his first album with the band in August 2015.
Alongside his work with Alkaline Trio, Skiba has also recorded and performed solo and with his side-projects, Heavens and The Hell. In 2012, he released a solo album, entitled Babylon, with his backing band The Sekrets, his second album, Kuts, is planned for release on June 1, 2015.
As of March 2015, Skiba started filling in as singer/guitarist with pop-punk band Blink-182 and has already played 3 shows, following the departure of founding guitarist and vocalist Tom DeLonge. Skiba became a full member in July 2015.