Linkin Park was formed in California in1996. Their debut album "Hybrid Theory" was certified Diamond sales status in the USA in 2005, as well as reaching multi-platinum sales levels in several other countries. Their following album "Meteora" continued the band's success and topped the Billboard charts worldwide.
Both albums saw the band combining alternative and nu metal styles, as well as using basic elements from hip-hop, alternative rock, and even electronica by utilizing programming and synthesizers.
Their third album "Minutes to Midnight" sold over 625,000 copies in its first week of release, making it one of the most successful albums for debut sales in recent years. The album also took the top spot on the Billboard charts.
This show recorded in Clarkston was part of Linkin Park's "Project Revolution" tour.