Linkin Park have unfortunately had to cancel all remaining dates of the Hunting Party tour in America after frontman Chester Bennington suffered a broken ankle. After only three shows of the tour, the band have had to pull the plug on their US tour run with Rise Against and Of Mice & Men, because of Chester requiring immediate medical attention for his ankle. A full statement from Linkin Park can be read below.
“Linkin Park regret to inform their fans they must cancel the remaining dates of The Hunting Party Tour through February 14th, due to a leg injury of lead vocalist Chester Bennington. The injury requires immediate medical attention making it physically impossible for Bennington to perform. Chester says, ‘I’m really disappointed this injury has made it impossible to continue with this tour. The first couple of shows were just magical. We will truly miss not being with our fans for the next few weeks. Hope to see you again soon’. Fans can seek refunds at point of purchase“.
Of Mice & Men also added, “obviously we are heartbroken that the tour is being cancelled and that we don’t get to see you all at the shows. We’d like to wish Chester a speedy recovery and to all the Of Mice & Men fans out there- keep your eyes peeled as we’ll be dropping some big news real soon“. We would like to wish Chester Bennington a speedy recovery.