Great news for all of you Linkin Park fans who couldn’t manage to wrangle airfares, accommo and tickets to catch the band’s sold-out blockbuster all-star tribute concert to late frontman Chester Bennington go down at LA’s Hollywood Bowl next week — you’ll still be able to catch the whole thing live.
Thanks to the internet, of course.
The nu-metal legends have announced plans to stream the whole thing on their YouTube channel FOR FREE so that fans all across the globe will be able to share in the incredibly special one-off event.
Fire up the barbie and get ready to crack open an arvo coldie because the show kicks off from 1.45pm AEDT next Saturday, 28th October here in Aus.
So set your alarms, folks.
ICYMI: the big gig, which will Linkin Park’s first performance since Chester’s tragic death on July 20th, will feature a tonne of musical guests and collabs, featuring members of Korn, System Of A Down, Blink-182 and loads more.
All proceeds from the ‘Linkin Park And Friends Celebrate Life In Honor Of Chester Bennington’ show will also go to Music for Relief’s One More Light Fund, in memory of Chester.
Today’s news comes after LP released the episode of James Cordon’s Carpool Karaoke that they filmed just days before Chester’s tragic suicide.
Watch it here and prepare to smile and cry in equal portions.
If you or anyone you know needs help or information regarding mental health, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636.
— LINKIN PARK (@linkinpark) October 20, 2017