Death of Chester Bennington ( Linkin Park ) : he wanted to “regain control of her life” – Here The Quebec Times.
As Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park (who, let it be known, is one of the smartest and most enthusiastic musicians I have ever interviewed), put it to me a few years back, "The alternative to 'alternative' was nü - metal ." The early 90s from which nü - metal.
This past July, the world lost a bright light in Chester Bennington, lead singer and co-frontman for the nu-metal band Linkin Park. As one of the world’s foremost figures in music, having created a brand new sound, his lost was felt throughout the world.
From soothing melody to fierce screaming, Chester Bennington's vocal prowess was second to none. As part of the nu-metal band, Linkin Park, he sold over 70 million albums globally and won two Grammy Awards. On July 20, 2017, he committed suicide by hanging.
Influences: Limp Bizkit, System of a Down, Korn, Linkin Park , Static X. As a rap rock, nu - metal outfit, Anthracite, formed in 2012, stands out from bands that typically occupy the blues and pop space. Although not a cover act anymore – they released.
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Bennington – whose raw metal voice dueled with guitarist Mike Shinoda's hip-hop sensibilities to create Linkin Park's "nu metal" sound – had struggled with drugs and alcohol for most of his life, as well as rauma due to sexual abuse. Since the 41-year.
In its place, nu - metal became insanely popular – stomach this, Linkin Park's 'Hybrid Theory' is the fastest selling debut of the 21st century – but only because guitar music was in the doldrums. Now, like cockroaches crawling out of a log after a long.
Bennington says while he doesn't hate nu metal , Linkin Park “don't want to be bound by a genre.” He adds: “What we hated was being branded as something. If it's just hard rock, we'd be like, 'Are these people listening to the record?' But we could.
Feature / 23 Oct 2015 Linkin Park , you're a nu metal boy band. ... with Mike Shinoda, you'd just sing his name to the tune of My Sharona all the time, wouldn't you? He'd be trying to have a sensible conversation with you, and you'd be singing, “Mike.