Since their debut album Hybrid Theory turned them into overnight superstars, Linkin Park have bounced from style to style like a pissed tramp staggering between park bins. They love guitars! They hate guitars! They think they're Depeche Mode! They've .
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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.
Machine Head recently announced its new album Catharsis will be out in January 2018, and frontman and guitarist Robb Flynn says people shouldn't expect the heaviest thing ever. To put that a little more into perspective, Flynn has released another .
Papa Roach vocalist Jacoby Shaddix spoke to El Paso, Texas radio station and Loudwire Nights affiliate KLAQ recently and voiced his opinions on why nu - metal has been given such a bad rap over the years, attributing it to people's dislike for Limp.
Aaahhh nu metal…the heavy sub-genre that took the world by storm in the mid 1990s through the early 2000s. You love to hate it; you hate to love it ... The biggest early nu metal bands like Korn, Slipknot, Linkin Park, and Deftones are still very.
After Bennington, who had been fronting the Phoenix alt-rock band Grey Daze, replaced original vocalist Mark Wakefield, Linkin Park's Hybrid Theory lineup was set. Hybrid Theory came at the peak of the nu-metal explosion and quickly dominated the.
During the interview, Bennington also hints at plans for an “around the world” tour and refers to Linkin Park as “The Backstreet Boys of hard rock”. One More Light is out Friday, 19th May. Watch the full interview here below and give 'Heavy' a spin.
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.
In its place, nu-metal became insanely popular – stomach this, Linkin Park’s ‘Hybrid Theory’ is ... Slipknot these days without puking. Here’s 10 reasons why nu-metal was the worst genre of all time and should definitely not be resurrected.