Linkin Park, plus special guest Brian “Head” Welch of Korn
Campers perform live at the Whisky A Go Go with Brian “Head” Welch and rock star counselors.
Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp, CHESTER BENNINGTON of LINKIN PARK will headline the April 6-9, 2017 camp in Hollywood CA with special guest BRIAN “HEAD” WELCH of KORN.
At this latest edition of Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp you will jam live with Chester Bennington and Brian “Head” Welch at the private Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp facility and then hit the stage at the infamous Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, CA where Head will jam with you and your band on this legendary stage!
CHESTER BENNINGTON is best known as the lead vocalist of LINKIN PARK. Bennington was briefly the lead vocalist for Stone Temple Pilots from 2013 to 2015. Bennington became known as a vocalist with Linkin Park’s debut album, Hybrid Theory, in 2000, which was a massive commercial success. The album was certified Diamond by the RIAA in 2005, making it the best-selling debut album of the decade, as well as one of the few albums to ever hit that many sales. Linkin Park’s following studio albums, Meteora, Minutes to Midnight , A Thousand Suns, Living Things, and The Hunting Party, continued the band’s success. He worked on new material with Stone Temple Pilots in 2013 to release the EP High Rise on October 8, 2013 via their own record label, Play Pen. Bennington has been ranked in the Top 100 Heavy Metal Vocalists by Hit Parader. Linkin Park has sold over 68 million albums worldwide and has won two Grammy Awards.
“Looking forward to meeting everyone and jamming at Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. I am excited for opportunity to share my music and passion with other musicians and fans of what I do.” Chester Bennington
Brian “Head Welch is best known as one of the guitarists and co-founder of the band Korn. Along with fellow Korn guitarist James “Munky” Shaffer, Welch helped develop Korn’s distinctive sound, a mix of siren-like shards of dissonant guitar that mimicked a turntablist’s various effects and rumbling down-tuned riffing, that defined the nu metal aesthetic beginning in the mid-’90s.
Korn had sold over 35 million copies worldwide. Twelve of the band’s official releases have peaked in the top ten of the Billboard 200, eight of which have peaked in the top five. Seven official releases are certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), two are certified double platinum, one is certified triple platinum, one is certified five times platinum and two are certified Gold. Korn has released seven video albums and thirty-nine music videos. The band has released forty-one singles, twenty-eight of which have charted. Korn has earned two Grammy Awards out of seven nominations [and two MTV Video Music Awards out of eleven nominations.
The Headline package includes four days of rehearsing, jamming and performing with CHESTER BENNINGTON and BRIAN “Head” WELCH along with other rock star counselors and attend master classes and jams and play at the Whisky A Go Go stage with HEAD and many others.
Headline Recording package includes a full day in a professional recording studio with a legendary rock ‘n’ roll record producer to learn the ins and outs of recording a song, how things work in the recording studio and fully experience what it’s like to go into the studio and record with a producer who captures recordings in a pristine and shareable digital audio format…
Beginners Rockstar 101 package is for novices with little or no prior musical experience to be assessed by rock star counselors on current skill level with access to one-on-one lessons, specialized master classes and jam rooms. Completely non-competitive, and no experience necessary.
The Ultimate VIP fan package includes the Q&A sessions and watch the amazing jams and performances with Chester Bennington and Brian “Head” Welch” along with rock star counselors, master classes about tickets prices, how much artists get paid and other inside information on the music industry. Get a lesson on the instrument of your choice, attend the opening night party and all-star counselor jam as well as the live performances at Lucky Strike and the Whisky A Go Go on the Sunset Strip with a tour of infamous Hollywood Blvd.
Jr Rockers Program for kids ages 10-16 counselors will mentor children throughout camp, encouraging them to develop their musical abilities and live performance skills while helping them integrate in a band of their peers, along with master classes, jam rooms, counselor jams PLUS performing on stage at two of Hollywood’s main clubs.