MIKE SHINODA - On 'Open Door', Twitch & Writing Linkin Park's 'In The End' (VIDEO)

Mike Shinoda joins over Zoom to talk with James Wilson-Taylor of Rock Sound about his new single 'Open Door' which features guest vocals from seven fans who were selected following an online contest. The track is taken from his new album 'Dropped Frames, Vol. 1', comprising instrumental tracks he has built during his Twitch live stream sessions during lockdown. Elsewhere, we talk through the 20th anniversary of Linkin Park's 'Hybrid Theory', looking back at the band's landmark Download Festival show in 2014 where they played the record in full. Plus, as 'In The End' passes 1 billion plays on YouTube, Mike tells us about how he wrote the song and why it continues to endure in popularity to this day.