1. Mike Shinoda Is Heading to Cannes: Midem Taps Linkin Park Artist as Keynote

    March 08, 2017 9:25 AM EST Linkin Park multi-hyphenate Mike Shinoda will deliver a keynote at this year's Midem music industry trade fair in Cannes, France. The 2017 conference will take place June 6-9 with the hopeful theme, "A new golden age for the music industry? Get ready to embrace it." Shinoda, a…

  2. Linkin Park Talk 2016 Album at Charity Poker Tournament: 'We Have a Mountain of Material'

    April 06, 2016 9:56 PM EDT Fans looking for new Linkin Park material are in luck. The band has been in the studio since November, guitarist Brad Delson tells Billboard , working on a follow-up to 2014's  The Hunting Party . "It’s been a real just organic flow and I’m really excited about the music that’s…

  3. Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Q&A: Fort Minor Is Back, But Will There Be an Album?

    June 25, 2015 6:36 PM EDT It's been 10 years since Linkin Park 's Mike Shinoda released an album under the name Fort Minor . Since then, the MC/producer/instrumentalist has been asked daily about when there'd be more music from his old outlet for the hip-hop music he grew up loving and recording.…

  4. Metallica Dominates With Raucous Headlining Set on Day 2 of Rock in Rio USA

    May 10, 2015 1:10 PM EDT No disrespect to any other act who hit the stage on the second day (May 9) of the Rock in Rio USA festival in Las Vegas, but it was all about headliner Metallica from the moment the gates opened at 3 p.m. Fans filtered in with a seemingly endless stream of the heavy metal band's T-shirts…

  5. Supergroup Alert? Watch Linkin Park, Avenged Sevenfold & Of Mice and Men Get Funky

    April 13, 2015 1:15 PM EDT Linkin Park and Stone Temple Pilots have already crossed paths ; it's clear LP's members have a lot of famous friends in the rock world.  The band's Mike Shinoda posted a video to his Instagram account on April 11, which shows him jamming with Avenged Sevenfold's Synyster…

  6. Kendrick Lamar, Linkin Park Back New Turnstile App: Exclusive

    September 15, 2014 12:39 PM EDT Kendrick Lamar is the latest artist to back Turnstile -- a new mobile app that allows attendees at music concerts, sports games and other live events to gain exclusive content, including videos, contests, merchandise and other goodies -- Billboard can exclusively confirm. Turnstile Live…

  7. Linkin Park Releases Heavy New Track ‘Wastelands’: Listen

    June 01, 2014 3:51 PM EDT Linkin Park has released a heavy-sounding new track from the rock band’s sixth full-length album, “The Hunting Party,” due June 17. Linkin Park, 30 Seconds to Mars Announce Carnivores Tour The new three-minute track, titled “Wastelands,” was posted as a lyric video on YouTube on June 1.…

  8. Linkin Park Covers Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep': Watch

    June 28, 2011 5:29 PM EDT Just when you thought you couldn't hear Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" anywhere else, Chester Bennington and Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park have released their own cover of the smash single. Video was recorded of the two doing an unplugged version for a few fan club members…

  9. Linkin Park Debuts 'Iridescent' Video from 'Transformers 3'

    June 03, 2011 6:00 PM EDT L inkin Park released the music video for their addition to the "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" soundtrack today (June 3). For the third installment of the "Transformers" series, Linkin Park supplied the soundtrack with a remix of its "A Thousands Suns" song …

  10. Linkin Park Feels 'Energized' to Write New Music on the Road

    January 14, 2011 4:32 PM EST As it prepares for the Jan. 20 launch of its "A Thousand Suns" tour in North America, Linkin Park is hoping to do some songwriting on the road and perhaps bring out its next album sooner rather than later. "I like we're where at right now," the group's Mike…

  11. Linkin Park Says 'A Thousand Suns' Is Like 'A Musical Drug'

    September 30, 2010 2:24 PM EDT The day after Linkin Park's latest album was released, its lead singer, Chester Bennington, logged on to iTunes to check some of the reviews. Though the responses weren't all positive, he liked what he read. "This time around it's like, they either love it and it's…

  12. Linkin Park Plays With Gas In 'The Catalyst' Video

    August 26, 2010 11:35 AM EDT Linkin Park is playing with gas in the new video for "The Catalyst." Video: Linkin Park's "The Catalyst" The clip opens with lead singer Chester Bennington's screaming face appearing out of a cloud of smoke in a way eerily reminiscent of Voldemort's face…

  13. Linkin Park to Release New Album, 'A Thousand Suns,' Sept. 14

    July 08, 2010 4:01 PM EDT L inkin Park will release its new album "A Thousand Suns" (Machine Shop Recordings/Warner Bros.) on Sept. 14, the band announced today on its official website . The album's first single, "The Catalyst," debuts at radio and on iTunes Aug. 2. Super-producer Rick Rubin…

  14. RIP Ronnie James Dio, Cowell to be Sir Simon

    May 17, 2010 11:50 AM EDT In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, the metal world is mourning Ronnie James Dio, voice of bands Elf , Blackmore's Rainbow, Black Sabbath , Dio, and Heaven & Hell . He passed away on Sunday after losing his battle with stomach cancer at 67. Simon…

  15. Bret Michaels' Condition Still Critical, Stars Celebrate Earth Day on DC Mall

    April 26, 2010 5:54 PM EDT In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Poison 's Bret Michaels is stable but still critical after suffering a brain hemorrhage late Thursday. A rally celebrating the 40th anniversary of Earth Day and calling on Congress to pass tougher climate legislation…

  16. Video: Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Talks No. 1, New Album

    September 22, 2009 11:49 AM EDT "I don't think it's indicative of where the next record is going," Linkin Park 's Mike Shinoda says of "New Divide," the "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" soundtrack song that hit No. 1 on both the Rock Songs and Alternative Songs charts this…

  17. Linkin Park Hard At Work On Next Album

    May 22, 2009 12:04 PM EDT Amidst its involvement on the soundtrack for the new Transformers movie and a number of members' solo projects in the works, Linkin Park is hard at work on its fourth album, which will likely come out in 2010 according to co-frontman Mike Shinoda. "It's moving," Shinoda…

  18. Cypress Hill Jams With Slash, Tom Morello

    October 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT With his first solo album just out, rapper Sen Dog is looking forward to new projects with his group concerns. With his first solo album just out, rapper Sen Dog is looking forward to new projects with his group concerns. The MC, who released "Diary of a Mad Dog" this week and plans…

  19. Busta's Summer: Projekt Revolution Tour, New CD

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Busta Rhymes has been tapped to perform on the main stage of this summer's Projekt Revolution tour, which also features performances by Linkin Park, Chris Cornell, the Bravery and Ashes Divide, Rapper Busta Rhymes has been tapped to perform on the main stage of this summer's…

  20. Busta Rhymes Drafts Linkin Park For New Single

    April 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Busta Rhymes has drafted rock act Linkin Park to guest on his new single, "We Made It," a Chris Robinson-directed video for which is being shot today (April 15) in Los Angeles. Busta Rhymes has drafted rock act Linkin Park to guest on his new single, "We Made It," a Chris…

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