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Rocker Bennington Strips For Peta

LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON has shed his clothes in support of animal rights.The caring rocker has teamed up with Peta2, the young adult division of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), for...

Stars Come Out For The Deftones

MOTLEY CRUE rocker TOMMY LEE, LINKIN PARK frontman MIKE SHINODA and rap group CYPRESS HILL were among the stars who joined the DEFTONES at a benefit concert in Los Angeles on Thursday night (19Nov09).The musicians...

Bennington's Suicide Threat

LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON contemplated suicide after his first marriage broke down - because he was deep in the grip of alcoholism.The singer split from his wife Samantha, the mother of his son Draven,...

Beyonce Knowles' Ema Trio

Beyonce Knowles won three awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards last night (05.11.09).The 'Sweet Dreams' singer - who wowed crowds with a performance of her latest track while wearing a skimpy red corset and...

Rap 'N' Roll Star Liam Gallagher

Jay-Z wants to duet with Liam Gallagher.The rapper has urged the Oasis singer to call him to arrange a collaboration after learning hip-hop star Snoop Dogg wants to work with Liam's brother Noel.Noel recently quit...

Stars To Compete For Tattoo Prize

GREEN DAY, METALLICA and LINKIN PARK lead the list of tattooed rockers up for the Best Band/Artist honour at the first Inked True Colors Awards.The rockers will compete for the top prize at the event,...

Chester Bennington's Dirty Project

Chester Bennington formed Dead By Sunrise because he wanted to make "dirty" songs.The Linkin Park frontman recently debuted his new side project and says he formed the group so he could branch out from the...

Slipknot's Double Win

Slipknot won double at the Kerrang! awards last night (03.02.09).Lead singer Corey Taylor - who was also co-host of the event - picked up the awards for Best Live Band and Best International Band, on...

Bennington Unveils 'Dark' Side Project

LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON has written so much new music, he has formed a new band to release it with.The rocker will unveil Dead by Sunrise this autumn (09) as an outlet for a...

Linkin Park Play Surprise Transformers Gig

Rockers LINKIN PARK surprised fans at the premiere of TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN in Los Angeles on Monday night (22Jun09) by playing an impromptu gig after the screening.The band, who scored the soundtrack to...

Fascinating Fact 7572

The reunited ALICE IN CHAINS, TOOL and LINKIN PARK have signed up to headline the first Epicenter festival in California in August (09). The three groups will join Wolfmother and Tom Morello’s latest project Street...

Linkin Replaces Franco As Ucla Graduation Speaker

LINKIN PARK star BRAD DELSON will fill in for JAMES FRANCO by speaking to the Class of 2009 at the University of California, Los Angeles' graduation ceremony.Students protested after the Spider-Man star was selected to...

Linkin Park's Unique Sound

Linkin Park's next album will be like a "new food".The rockers insist their album is going to be completely different to any other record and called for a "new genre" to help classify the as-yet...

Sonisphere Is Heaven & Hell's Only UK Festival Show

Metal supergroup Heaven & Hell will make their only UK festival appearance of the year at Sonisphere, it has been confirmed.The lineup for the Knebworth event already includes Metallica and Linking Park and now rock...

By on 20 May 2009

Metallica And Linkin Park To Headline New Rock Festival

Rock legends Metallica are to headline a brand new touring rock festival this summer, it has been announced.Sonisphere, created by the minds behind the Monsters of Rock and Download festivals, will tour Europe through June...

By on 10 February 2009

Fascinating Fact 6797

METALLICA will headline a new rock festival in Knebworth, England alongside LINKIN PARK in August (09).

Linkin Park Take Over From The Who For Csi Episode

Rockers LINKIN PARK are to end THE WHO's stranglehold on hit TV series CSI after producers agreed to name an episode after their new single. The group's new track, Leave Out All The Rest, will...

Linkin Park Cancel China Tour

Rockers LINKIN PARK have cancelled the Chinese leg of their current tour because frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON has suffered a back injury. The band was forced to axe a show in Los Angeles on Monday (06Oct08)...

Bennington Blasts Vmas

LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON has lashed out at the organisers of the MTV Video Music Awards for turning the prizegiving into an annual mess. The rockers picked up a Best Rock Video gong for...

Kerrang! Confirm Tracklisting For 2008 Compilation

Kerrang! magazine has revealed the roster of bands earmarked for its 2008 compilation CD.Kerrang! The Album 2008 hits the shelves on September 29th and features chart successes such as Kid Rock, Nickelback and Weezer alongside...

By on 10 September 2008

Ting Tings Up Against Britney At Mtv Awards

Manchester pop duo the Ting Tings have been nominated for video of the year at the MTV Music Video Awards.The ceremony will take place in Los Angeles on September 7th and are due to be...

By on 15 August 2008

Linkin Park Celebrate Cornell's Birthday

Former SOUNDGARDEN and AUDIOSLAVE star CHRIS CORNELL celebrated his 44th birthday onstage with LINKIN PARK on Sunday (20Jul08). The rocker joined the Projekt Revolution headliners for a rendition of their Crawling hit and was then...

Five Straight Weeks At No 1 For Coldplay

Coldplay have notched up their fifth consecutive week at the top of the UK albums chart with Viva La Vida.The album – full title Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends – has...

By on 13 July 2008

Five-fold Sales Increase For Jay-z After Glasto Success

Jay-Z's album sales have experienced a near five-fold boost after his triumphant Glastonbury performance, it has been confirmed.The rapper's appearance on the Pyramid Stage at the legendary Somerset festival had provoked much controversy, with many...

By on 04 July 2008

Jay-z Set For Chart Boost After Glastonbury Success

Jay-Z is set to continue to prove the doubters wrong by following his Glastonbury success with chart triumph this weekend.The rapper's appearance on the Pyramid Stage at the legendary Somerset festival had provoked much controversy...

By on 02 July 2008

Bennington: 'Stalkers Are The Downside Of Fame'

LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON has spoken out about his terrifying ordeal with a stalker - insisting it is just the price celebrities must pay for fame. In 2006, the singer was targeted by a...

The Things They Say 8712

"I'm a rock star married to a former Playboy model. I dreamed about that when I was growing up! I think it's awesome!" LINKIN PARK frontman CHESTER BENNINGTON is happily living the life he's always...

Bennington Denies Velvet Revolver Role

LINKIN PARK singer CHESTER BENNINGTON has denied he is to take over from SCOTT WEILAND as the frontman of VELVET REVOLVER. The 32-year-old rocker was rumoured to be joining the band shortly after Weiland was...

Linkin Park Play Surprise Show

LINKIN PARK recently played a surprise gig for a select group of fans - and the concert was so secret attendees were taken in wearing blindfolds. The Crawling hitmakers organised the show on 29 May...

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Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

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Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.

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