Linkin Park Post Photo Tribute to Chester Bennington

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 19: Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs during CBS RADIO's two-night "SPF" concert at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on May 19, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The band's performance coincided with their highly anticipated seventh studio album release, "One More Light." (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc. )

Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington died today at the age of 41, after reportedly hanging himself at home in California. Social media was soon flooded with reactions from fellow artists, and band member Mike Shinoda confirmed the news in a tweet of his own. The band has otherwise not yet commented on the tragedy, but early tonight it did a post a wordless tribute to Bennington on its social media accounts, which you see below.

You can read our 2003 cover story on the band here, and a reflection on their breakthrough album Hybrid Theory here.

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