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Linkin Park Cancels Mohegan Sun Show After Lead Singer's Injury

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    Linkin Park has canceled its national "Hunting Party" tour, including its Connecticut stop, after lead singer Chester Bennington injured himself.

    Linkin Park has canceled its national "Hunting Party" tour, including its Connecticut stop, after lead singer Chester Bennington injured himself.

    The band had an upcoming show scheduled for Friday, Jan. 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, but the performance has been canceled.

    “Linkin Park regret (sic) 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 band said in a written statement. "The injury requires immediate medical attention making it physically impossible for Bennington to perform."

    Bennington also issued a personal statement.

    "I'm really disappointed this injury has made it impossible to continue with this tour," Bennington said in a statement. "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."

    Ticket holders will be reimbursed.

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