Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Writes Note to Fans One Week After Chester Bennington's Death
publish date: 2017-07-28
Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda thanked fans for respecting the band's privacy a week after the death of bandmate Chester Bennington, who committed suicide on July 20. He also offered suggestions to fans wishing to celebrate Bennington's life, as well as the link to Linkin Park's website update that provides resources for those in crisis or with suicidal thoughts.
"One week. Feels like forever. I’m here for a couple updates," Shinoda wrote on Instagram Friday (July 28).
"If you need a (local) place to celebrate Chester, look to tiny.cc/lpmemorial and all the amazing fan sites I’ve previously mentioned," he said.