General Interviews

Interview with Ken "Pooch" Van Druten
The band's Front Of House Engineer gives us a detailed look inside his job and lifestyle.
April 20, 2008

Interview with Greg Watermann
Playing the role of the band's official photographer allows you to see many things, including a lot of stuff behind-the-scenes.
May 10, 2008

Interview with Christian of Cyclefly
Check out our interview with the bassist of the now-defunct band Cyclefly as he answers your questions about 'Karma Killer' and Chester.
February 19, 2009

Interview with Ryan Shuck of Orgy / Julien-K / Dead By Sunrise
We catch up with Ryan Shuck right before the Julien-K album release and ask him all about the band, the album and more.
May 6, 2009

Interview with Chester Bennington
Our biggest interview yet! Chester sits down with us and for a short, but informative interview. Awesome!
August 25, 2009

Interview with Ryu of Styles Of Beyond / Fort Minor
Ryu fills us in on his latest endeavors, including his new band "Get Busy Committee", as well as dropping a few details on him and Mike.
October 12, 2009

Interview with Elias Andra of Julien-K / Dead By Sunrise
Right before the European leg of the DBS we got to ask this beast behind the drums a few questions.
February 14, 2010

Interview with Sam Herrington
As part of LP's touring crew and camera man, he brings the action on the video screen.
December 18, 2010

Interview with Jay O'Byrne
Jay joins "Does It Offend You, Yeah?" on their tour as support for Linkin Park.
January 4, 2011

Staff Interviews

Interview with LESTAT
Core staff member LESTAT gives his thoughts on LPLive, his work ethic, and the bands he covers on our site.
Early 2009

Interview with LPxDC
LPxDC talks about being a moderator on the site and the experience he has with Linkin Park.
Early 2009

Interview with Wilderness
Wilderness tells us everything about his trip following Dead By Sunrise on their entire European tour.
March 2010

Interview with SpikeMinoda
SpikeMinoda talks about being an admin on the site and the experience he has with Linkin Park.
December 27, 2010
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"QWERTY" was the first Linkin Park song (and only to date) to premiere live without being recorded beforehand. It was first played in 2006 in Japan and then recorded for inclusion on the LPU 6 CD.

Next 5 Shows (Mike Shinoda):
  2018.10.23 Raleigh, NC
  2018.10.25 New Orleans, LA
  2018.10.27 Woodlands, TX
  2018.10.28 Dallas, TX
  2018.10.30 Las Vegas, NV

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  2017.07.06 Birmingham, ENG
  2017.07.04 London, ENG
  2017.07.03 London, ENG
  2017.07.01 Werchter, BE

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