LINKIN PARK Singer Rejoins Old Band For One-Off Gig

August 13, 2002

LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington is set to join his former band GREY DAZE on September 7th for a one-off show at the Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona, according to The gig is a benefit for his friend and former bandmate Bobby Benish, who is having difficulty paying his medical bills after being diagnosed with a brain tumor. Also set to appear are THE PHUNK JUNKEEZ, POKERFACE and GIFT.

Bennington, a Phoenix native, joined GREY DAZE in 1993. The group garnered a decent regional following and recorded two albums with him, 1994's Wake Me and 1997's No Sun Today.

In 1999, Bennington left GREY DAZE to hook up with LINKIN PARK, who, at the time, called themselves HYBRID THEORY.

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