Linkin Park to take part in sustainable energy discussion

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Members of Linkin Park will take part in a discussion about the connection between social media, technology and sustainable energy next Monday, June 19th. The band will join members of Rio+Social, Mashable, 92nd Street Y, Ericsson, Energias de Portugal (EDP) and LiveAD for the discussion. They will be speaking in support of U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s Sustainable Energy For All initiative. Along with speaking on the matter, the band will perform material from its new, upcoming album, “Living Things.” The peformance will be streamed live and presented by the Honda Civic Tour, powered by VSee. Fans can see the performance live at Fans around the world can watch and take part in the Rio+Social online at begining at 3:30pm EST. When asked about participating in the event, bassist, Dave “Phoenix” Farrell said, “We believe today’s youth are global citizens and are better connected and informed than any previous generation.” He added, “Rio+Social is an historic opportunity allowing youth to participate in the global discussion about critical issues like sustainability in a way that has not been possible before.” More information on Rio+Social is available online at Link Park fans can keep up with all the latest from the band online at To keep up with all the latest entertainment news and reviews, go to and “Like” it, or its companion page at Fans can also keep up with all the latest at