Recap of Rise Above Festival, Bennington and Cornell Tributes

Given that the Rise Above festival was inspired by the suicide death of Seether frontman Shaun Morgan's brother, it was only appropriate that this year's edition, which took place over the weekend in Bangor, Maine, paid tribute to Linkin Park's Chester Bennington and Soundgarden's Chris Cornell.

John Connolly (Sevendust/Projected) Interview:

I spoke with John Connolly (Sevendust) today (7/21/17) about the new album from his band Projected. We also talked in depth about the loss of Chester Bennington and depression. Ignite My Insanity is on sale now. The band is a modern-age super-group comprised of Sevendust guitarist John Connolly, Alter Bridge/Creed drummer Scott Phillips, Sevendust bassist…

More Tributes To Chester Bennington

The shocking, sudden death of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington carried on through the night with many more musicians paying tribute to the singer, both on social media and on stage.