The wait for new Linkin Park music ends on Thursday (February 16) when the group releases "Heavy," a new single from its next album.
The song features guest vocals by Kilara (aka Kiara Saulters) and is the subject of a new in-the-studio video Linkin Park has posted online, the seventh the band has released so far; Another clip is expected out on Thursday to accompany "Heavy's" release.
Linkin Park revealed the cover art for its seventh album -- the follow-up to 2014's The Hunting Party -- earlier this week, but it has not yet revealed a title or release date.
Linkin Park has nine festival dates announced for spring and early summer in South America and Europe, but no North American shows on the itinerary yet.
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.