MUSIC NEWS: Linkin Park Release Demo Version Of ‘In The End’
Linkin Park have released a demo version of In The End. The track is taken from their forthcoming album Hybrid Theory: 20th Anniversary Edition, which is set for release on 9th October 2020 via Warner Records.
This look back on In The End highlights key differences between the version known and sung by thousands of music lovers over the years and where it originally started out. Check it out below to see if you can spot them for yourselves! The re-issue of the Hybrid Theory boxset will be available in a number of formats. These include a Super Deluxe Box, Vinyl Box Set, Deluxe CD and on digital release.
The Super Deluxe Box contains five CDs – the original Hybrid Theory, a double-platinum accompanying remix record Reanimation, B-Side Rarities with twelve previously-released tracks from the album era, LPU Rarities with eighteen tracks only circulated through the Linkin Park Underground (LPU) fan club which includes In The End (Demo) and Forgotten Demos with twelve previously unreleased tracks, including recently released She Couldn’t.
Additionally, the Super Deluxe Box includes three DVDs – a direct replica of the original Frat Party At The Pankake Festival, Projekt Revolution 2002 which captures one hour of unseen live footage from Las Vegas and San Diego (plus the 45-minute sequel The Sequel To The Worst Name We’ve Ever Come Up With, comprised of previously unseen backstage footage and interviews). On top of that there’s a live DVD with full concerts from The Fillmore 2001 in San Francisco and Rock AM Ring 2001 in Germany. The package also includes three vinyl LPs – the original Hybrid Theory, Reanimation and the Hybrid Theory EP (available for the first time on vinyl), featuring six tracks with etching on side two. In addition to the original street team two-track Cassette, the Super Deluxe Box also includes an eighty-page illustrated book, a replica tour laminate and an 18 x 24 poster of late vocalist Chester Bennington. The band’s Mike Shinoda, Joe Hahn, and original Hybrid Theory art director/reissue art director Frank Maddocks have supplied three lithographs of new art to the Super Deluxe Box.
The Hybrid Theory Vinyl Box Set comprises of the original Hybrid Theory, Reanimation and the B-Side Rarities. This will be the only format to include a vinyl of B-Side Rarities.
Finally, the Deluxe CD includes the original Hybrid Theory and B-Side Rarities with a sixteen-page booklet.
Hybrid Theory: 20th Anniversary Edition is available to pre-order in various formats HERE.