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LINKIN PARK Guitar Center’s 50th Concert To Air

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For those of you who weren’t able to make it out – LINKIN PARK played a blistering 90 minute set at The Wiltern in Los Angeles, CA this past Friday, Oct 24th in celebration of Guitar Center’s 50th Anniversary. DIRECTV captured it all on film and the concert will air on Friday, December 5th as an episode of Guitar Center Sessions. 

When asked about performing at the Guitar Center 50th Anniversary Party, Chester Bennington, vocalist of LINKIN PARK has this to say:

“We’re honored to be part of Guitar’s Center’s anniversary celebration, and excited to share this special performance with the world on Guitar Center Sessions.”

Here are some photos from the event:

 

About LINKIN PARK:

LINKIN PARK is a Grammy-Award-winning, multi-platinum alternative rock band comprised of co-lead vocalist, Chester Bennington, drummer/percussionist, Rob Bourdon, guitarist Brad Delson, bassist Dave ‘Phoenix’ Farrell, DJ, programmer Joe Hahn and  Mike Shinoda – co-lead vocals, keyboards, guitar. The band has sold over 50 million albums worldwide, and is the biggest band on Facebook – with over 61 million fans and counting. In the span of time since 2000, when Linkin Park debuted on the Billboard 200 – no other artist has had more top 10 singles on the Alternative chart, and no other band has achieved more  #1 albums this century. On their most recent touring cycle, the band played to over a million people, in 79 shows, on six continents.  In 2005, Linkin Park founded Music For Relief, a 501 © (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing aid to victims of natural disasters and the prevention of such disasters. Since its inception, Music For Relief has raised over 6 million dollars for victims of multiple disasters across four continents. The organization was recognized by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon for the Download to Donate program to raise funds and awareness in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake. In recognition of its humanitarian work, Linkin Park received a 2011 Global Leadership Award from the United Nations Foundation. The band released their sixth studio album, The Hunting Party (Machine Shop Recordings / Warner Bros) on June 17, 2014.

For more information, please visit

www.guitarcenter.com 

www.linkinpark.com

 

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