Tag Archives: Chester Bennington

Surviving Linkin Park members remember Chester Bennington on anniversary of his death

Posted by on July 20, 2018

It’s difficult to believe a year has passed since Chester Bennington’s death. The Linkin Park singer hanged himself at his private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in L.A. County exactly one year ago from today, July 20th, 2017. Earlier this morning, surviving Linkin Park members have paid a tribute in honor of their lost bandmate. […]

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Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda surprise EP ‘Post Traumatic’ now available

Posted by on January 25, 2018

Following the untimely death of Chester Bennington who took his own life last July, Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda decided to transfer the grief from the loss of his friend/bandmate to create new music. Today (25th), Post Traumatic, the new EP written and produced by Shinoda is now digitally available and it includes three songs – “Place […]

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Linkin Park were originally scheduled to play at 2018’s Download Festival

Posted by on December 28, 2017

Download Festival promoter, Andy Copping was the latest guest on The Jasta Show. The two spoke about Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington’s death, which led to Copping revealing that the group were originally scheduled to play at next year’s Download Festival. He stated that they were in the process to finalize the deal shortly before […]

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Metal Insider’s 11 most shocking moments of 2017

Posted by on December 20, 2017

For a while now, we’ve been recapping the year in metal by looking at some of the most surprising, sad, ridiculous or generally WTF moments that have taken place over the prior 12 months. With things like Tim Lambesis’ and Randy Blythe’s brushes with the law, Baroness’ near-fatal bus crash and Lostprophets Ian Watkins being […]

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Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda has been in the studio

Posted by on December 15, 2017

Linkin Park’s live album that is dedicated to the late Chester Bennington, One More Light Live, has arrived today (15th). The group have spent a lot of time to promote this release, including unveiling the live video just yesterday (14th) for the song “Sharp Edges.” According to Mike Shinoda’s recent Instagram post, it looks like […]

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Chester Bennington’s widow slams TMZ for releasing private information

Posted by on December 7, 2017

TMZ recently provided false information on Chester Bennington’s autopsy report claiming he had MDMA (ecstasy) in his system when he died. The gossip publication quickly corrected the information shortly after Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda blasted them for false reporting. Following the correction, TMZ released questionable information stating that Bennington attempted suicide nine months prior to […]

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Chester Bennington had attempted suicide previously, report claims

Posted by on December 6, 2017

Despite TMZ’s premature report stating Chester Bennington had traces of MDMA (ecstasy) in his system, TMZ has also discovered news that the late Linkin Park frontman attempted suicide nine months prior to his death. Apparently, the L.A. County Coroner was aware that Bennington got himself obliterated, hog-tied himself, and ended up throwing himself into his swimming […]

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Toxicology results in for Chester Bennington

Posted by on December 5, 2017

UPDATE: Linkin park’s Mike Shinoda has taken to Twitter last night (5th) to confirm that the toxicology report TMZ released earlier was fabricated. TMZ has since updated their story stating that despite the initial toxicology report found traces of MDMA (ecstasy) in his system were positive, there were two subsequent tests that came back negative.  […]

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Linkin Park & Friends Celebrate Life in Honor of Chester Bennington will be livestreamed

Posted by on October 20, 2017

We are one week away from Linkin Park celebrating the life of the late Chester Bennington with their performance at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles next Friday (27th). The event will be one night only and as could be expected, it sold out immediately. However, for those who are unable to attend, the Linkin […]

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Watch ‘Carpool Karaoke’ episode featuring Chester Bennington, filmed one week prior to his death

Posted by on October 12, 2017

Apple Music’s Carpool Karaoke: The Series episode that features Linkin Park and comedian/actor Ken Jeong is now available for free on the band’s Facebook. It was uncertain whether this installment would air since it was recorded one week prior to frontman Chester Bennington’s death. However, last week, the group gave the episode the green light. […]

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