Category Archives: Tributes

Linkin Park debut new song during tribute show

Posted by on October 30, 2017

  Friday’s tribute to Chester Bennington was an emotional, star-packed goodbye to Linkin Park’s frontman. The band was joined by a number of their musical peers, including Alanis Morissette, Bush’s Gavin Rossdale,Kiiara and members of Blink 182, Bring Me the Horizon, Echosmith, M. Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold, Jonathan Davis, and System of a Down’s Daron […]

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Foo Fighters, Cloakroom cover Tom Petty

Posted by on October 3, 2017

Yesterday, Tom Petty suddenly died at the relatively young age of 66, having just wrapped up a tour last week. As the tributes continue to roll in from countless musicians and those who he influenced, it’s obvious that Petty and his music  touched a large swath of artists just beyond rock. Foo Fighters have covered […]

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Jay Z dedicates “Numb/Encore” to Chester Bennington

Posted by on August 20, 2017

In 2004, when they were the respective kings of hip-hop and rap/metal, Jay Z and Linkin Park teamed up for Collision Course, an EP of mash-ups utilizing both acts. “Numb/Encore,” which took “Encore” from Jay Z’s Black Album and “Numb” from Linkin’s Meteora, won a Grammy in 2006. Last night at the England’s V Festival, his first performance […]

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Read Linkin Park’s open letter to Chester Bennington

Posted by on July 24, 2017

The sad passing of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington as a result of suicide has upset anyone with a soul. Whether or not you’re a fan of their music (and let’s be honest, a lot of you were), his death has impacted many, none more than his family. However, the other members of his band […]

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Chris Cornell’s daughter posts heartbreaking tribute to her ‘idol’ dad

Posted by on June 20, 2017

This past Sunday (18) marked the one-month anniversary of the death of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell. It was also Father’s Day. Last night, Chris Cornell’s 12 year old daughter Toni made a post on his Facebook page that’s a touching tribute to her father. Not only is Toni articulate, but the post humanizes her father. […]

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