Linkin Park release statement on death of Chester Bennington

LINKIN PARK  have released a touching statement on the death of vocalist Chester Bennington.

News broke on Thursday July 20 about the death of the iconic vocalist after reports flooded in about him committing suicide. LINKIN PARK understandably had a couple of days social media silence apart from posting a link to with tributes to Chester and numbers for Suicide Prevention. Now the band have released a touching tribute statement to him on their Facebook page.

The band now urge people to visit their tribute page to Chester and come forward if they need help or someone to talk to. Below are some contacts if you ever need someone to talk to:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK

Samaritans 116 123 (UK) & 116 123 (ROI)

PAPYRUS 0800 068 41 41


Jessica Howkins

Co Editor-in-Chief for Distorted Sound Magazine, Music Journalism student.