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The Hunting Party Tour

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The Hunting Party Tour
Promotional poster for tour
Tour by Linkin Park
Supporting album
Start date May 30, 2014
Legs 5
Shows 30 in Europe (divided in 3 legs)
12 in North America (After cancellation of 16 shows)
5 in Asia

The Hunting Party Tour is the eleventh concert tour by American rock band Linkin Park.[1][2] It was launched in support of Linkin Park's sixth studio album, The Hunting Party (2014). The tour was partially announced in May 2014 through a teaser released after the release of trailer of a co-headlined tour Carnivores Tour by Linkin Park and Thirty Seconds to Mars. Later, the tour was officially announced on November 23 with a whole trailer in promotion. Its first leg under the name European Tour began on May 5, 2014, in Lisboa, Portugal, and ended on June 14 in Castle Donington, England, where they played Hybrid Theory as a whole album. The tour features special guests Of Mice & Men and Rise Against. On January 15, 2015, the band begun the world tour for The Hunting Party with the first leg under North American Tour. During a show at Indianapolis, Chester Bennington injured his leg, which led to the cancellation of the tour North American Tour.[3][4][5][6] The band continued the world tour on May 9, performing at the first edition of Rock In Rio in America.


Rumours of a tour from Linkin Park first circulated after the release of trailer of Carnivorous Tour. The tour's first leg was in Europe where the band played 9 shows. The leg had a duration of 16 days. The tour began with "Rock In Rio" show at Lisboa. And later the tour took a break after the Download Festival where the band played Hybrid Theory as a whole album together for the first time. The first leg included shows like "Rock in Rio", "Rock am Ring" , "Rock im Park", "Alfa Romeo City Sound", "Greenfield" and "Download Festival".

The second leg of the tour started after the end of "Carnivores Tour", and was titled as "The Hunting Party European Tour". The duration of the second leg was 22 days which included 16 shows. Of Mice & Men were included as Special guest from this leg and also toured with Linkin Park to North America. The leg was the return of band from North America back to Europe. It started on November 3, at Zürich in Switzerland. The same date was also the official declaration of "The Hunting Party Tour". The show at O2 World in Berlin became the first live concert in the world to be broadcast at Astra 19.2 degrees East in Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixel) in HEVC standard, at 50 fps and a colour depth of 10 bit. The broadcast was confirmed on November 13th by Warner Music Germany and SES. The band released a pop up store in Berlin during the tour, and it was sponsored by "Samsung".

The third leg of the tour was officially announced on November 3, 2014, after the completion of Carnivores Tour. The trailer revealed that the tour would feature guest artists like Of Mice & Men and Rise Against. The second leg was supposed to have 19 shows but only 3 shows took place, after the cancellation of the rest shows, due to the leg injury of Chester Bennington. Later on the another additional leg was introduced as North American Summer Tour in support of the album. Whereas Of Mice and Men and Rise Against were not included in the line up.[7][8]

The concert tour was kept going by continuing the second leg of European Tour. The leg is scheduled to take place after the Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington's Spring U.S. Tour and seven headlining concerts by the band like Rock in Rio USA where the band will play with artists like "Deftones", "John Legend", "No Doubt", "Metallica", and "Taylor Swift", Rock on the Range, Rocklahoma, Amnesia Rockfest, Loudwire Music Festival and Summerfest. There are five shows of the leg officially announced till present. The shows includes like Rock in Roma and FM4 Frequency Festival.

A new leg was introduced during early May, which included five shows in China. The leg was named as "The Hunting Party China Tour". The leg was powered by "Life" and presented by "Mercedes Benz". All the shows during the leg will take place at stadiums across China.[9]


Sales for general tickets began on November 7, 2014. Linkin Park offered pre-sale tickets for the fan club members.[10] The set list mixed The Hunting Party with the rest of the band's catalog. A minute-long trailer for the tour premiered in November 2014, featuring a British narrator and assorted live scenes, paired with some of the bands' songs, including "Bleed It Out", "In The End", "Guilty All the Same", "Final Masquerade", "What I've Done" and "Rebellion" by Linkin Park and "I Don't Want to Be Here Anymore", "Tragedy + Time" by Rise Against.[11] The promotional poster for the tour featured the hashtag as "#THEHUNTINGPARTYTOUR". The show at O2 World in Berlin became the first live concert in the world to be broadcast at Astra 19.2 degrees East in Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixel) in HEVC standard, at 50 fps and a colour depth of 10 bit. The broadcast was confirmed on November 13th by Warner Music Germany and SES. The band released a pop up store in Berlin during the tour, and it was sponsored by "Samsung". The volunteering during the tour was done by "Music for Relief"[12] The Chinese leg of the tour was powered by "Life" and presented by "Mercedes Benz". The presale of the tickets started on May 6. The tickets were provided by "Yongle Ticket" and "228". [13]

Opening ActsEdit


Though the band had only three shows in North America after the cancellation of the remaining dates, the gross compiled by the tour was $1,022,937 making the band the third largest gross collector of January.[14] The shows between November 22-24, made Linkin Park again the third largest gross collector with $3,154,280 collected.[15]

Set listEdit

This set list is representative of the show in Orlando at Amway Center. It does not represent all dates throughout the tour.

  1. "Guilty All the Same"
  2. "Given Up"
  3. "With You"
  4. "One Step Closer"
  5. "Blackout"
  6. "Papercut"
  7. "Rebellion"
  8. "Runaway"
  9. "Wastelands"
  10. "Castle of Glass"
  11. "Leave Out All the Rest" / "Shadow of the Day" / "Iridescent"
  12. "Robot Boy"
  13. "Numb"
  14. "Waiting for the End"
  15. "Final Masquerade"
  16. "Wretches and Kings" / "Remember the Name"
  17. "Lying From You"
  18. "Somewhere I Belong"
  19. "In the End"
  20. "Faint"

Tour datesEdit

Date City Country Venue Opening act Attendance
May 30, 2014Template:Efn Lisboa Portugal Parque da Bela Vista Animal Jazz 56,000 / 57,832
June 1, 2014 St. Petersburg Russia Petrovsky Stadium 21,405 / 21,405
June 2, 2014 Moscow Sports Complex Olympiysky 70,000 / 70,050
June 5, 2014 Wrocław Poland Stadion Miejski Fall Out Boy 41,000 / 42,771
June 7, 2014Template:Efn Adenau, Rheinland-Pfalz Germany Nürburgring Animal Jazz 100,000 / 150,000
June 8, 2014Template:Efn Nürnberg Volkspark Dutzendteich Fall Out Boy 40,000 / 42,000
June 10, 2014 Milano Italy Ippodromo del Galoppo Animal Jazz 12,000 / 12,500
June 12, 2014 Interlaken Switzerland Flughafen Interlaken 12,000 / 12,000
June 14, 2014Template:Efn Castle Donington England Donington Park 105,000 / 110,000
The Hunting Party European Tour
November 03, 2014 Zürich Switzerland Hallenstadion Of Mice & Men 16,000 / 16,000
November 04, 2014 Stuttgart Germany Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle 14,000 / 14,000
November 06, 2014 Cologne Lanxess Arena 18,000 / 18,000
November 07, 2014 Amsterdam Netherlands Ziggo Dome 17,000 / 17,000
November 09, 2014 Oberhausen Germany König-Pilsener-ARENA 15,000 / 15,000
November 10, 2014 Hamburg O2 World 18,000 / 18,000
November 12, 2014 Leipzig Arena Leipzig 14,000 / 14,000
November 13, 2014 München Olympiahalle 17,000 / 17,000
November 14, 2014 Wien Austria Wiener Stadthalle (Halle D) 15,000 / 15,000
November 16, 2014 Paris France Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy 21,000/ 21,000
November 17, 2014 Frankfurt Germany Festhalle 14,000 / 14,000
November 19, 2014 Berlin O2 World 17,000 / 17,000
November 20, 2014 Bremen ÖVB-Arena 15,000 / 15,000
November 22, 2014 Manchester England Phones 4u Arena 21,000 /21,000
November 23, 2014 London O2 Arena 42,000 / 42,000
November 24, 2014
North America[18]
January 15, 2015 Orlando United States Amway Center Of Mice & Men and Rise Against 15,323 / 19,164
January 17, 2015 Nashville Bridgestone Arena 19,000 / 20,000
January 18, 2015 Indianapolis Bankers Life Fieldhouse 18,500 / 19,000
North American Summer Tour
May 9, 2015Template:Efn Las Vegas United States MGM Resorts International Of Mice & Men and Rise Against 61,000 / 61,396
May 17, 2015Template:Efn Columbus Mapfre Stadium 28,000 / 30,000
May 23, 2015Template:Efn Pryor Catch the Fever Music Festival Grounds
May 24, 2015Template:Efn San Antonio AT&T Center 19,000 / 19,000
June 19, 2015Template:Efn Montebello Canada Marina de Montebello Mad Caddies TBA
June 23, 2015 Mexico City Mexico Arena Ciudad de México TBA
June 25, 2015 Monterrey Arena Monterrey
June 27, 2015Template:Efn Mack United States Jam Ranch Nothing More and A Day To Remember
June 30, 2015Template:Efn Milwaukee Marcus Amphitheater A Day To Remember
The Hunting Party China Tour[19][20]
July 17, 2015 Nanjing China Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre TBA TBA
July 19, 2015 Shenzhen Shenzhen Bay Sports Center
July 22, 2015 Shanghai Hongkou Football Stadium
July 24, 2015 Chongqing Chongqing Olympic Sports Center
July 26, 2015 Beijing Workers Stadium
The Hunting Party European Tour[21][22]
August 20, 2015Template:Efn Hasselt Belgium Kempische Steenweg TBA TBA
August 22, 2015Template:Efn St. Pölten Austria Green Park
August 23, 2015Template:Efn Hockenheim Germany Hockenheimring
August 25, 2015 Rybnik Poland Rybnik Stadium While She Sleeps
August 27, 2015 Minsk Belarus Minsk The Last Internationale and My Riot
August 29, 2015 Moscow Russia Sports Complex Olimpiyskiy TBA
August 30, 2015Template:Efn St. Pölten Hauptbahnhof Austria Green Park
August 31, 2015 Jämsä Finland Himos Park Disco Ensemble and Dead By April
September 3, 2015 Berlin Germany Stadion An der Alten Försterei TBA
September 5, 2015Template:Efn Düsseldorf Germany Esprit Arena Broiler and Kraftklub
September 6, 2015Template:Efn Rome Italy Ippodromo delle Capannelle Simple Plan

Notes Edit

  1. THE HUNTING PARTY TOUR – NORTH AMERICA 2015 Linkin Park Mon, November 3, 2014
  2. Linkin Park Announce The Hunting Party Tour with Rise Against and Of Mice & Men Revolver November 3, 2014
  3. THE HUNTING PARTY TOUR - CANCELLED Linkin Park, January 20, 2015
  4. Linkin Park Cancel 'Hunting Party' Tour Following Injury Rolling Stone January 21, 2015
  5. Linkin park cancel remaining Hunting Party tour dates Kerrang!
  6. Linkin Park cancels tour Dunk in Donut
  7. Alex Young Amnesia Rockfest reveals 2015 lineup, and (once again) it’s insane Consequence of Sound. February 11, 2015. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
  8. Alex Young Rock in Rio USA reveals inaugural lineup, and it’s as massive as you’d expect Consequence of Sound. January 14, 2015. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
  9. Chinda Tour Tickets On-Sale Now Linkin Park May 27, 2015. Retrieved May 31, 2015.
  10. THE HUNTING PARTY TOUR - TICKETS ON SALE NOW Linkin Park Fri, Nov 7, 2014
  11. The Hunting Party Tour with Special Guests: Rise Against and Of Mice & Men | Linkin Park YouTube November 3, 2014.
  12. Linkin Park The Hunting Party Tour: Volunteer Opportunities Music for Relief
  13. The Hunting Party China Tour Linkin Park May 6, 2015. Retrieved May 31, 2015.
  14. Bob Allen Foo Fighters Rule Newest Hot Tours Recap Billboard. February 12, 2015. Retrieved February 28, 2015.
  15. Bob Allen Michael Buble's Milestone O2 Shows Lead Hot Tours Billboard. January 29, 2015. Retrieved February 28, 2015.
  16. Europe-Linkin Park shows 2014 LPLive
  17. Linkin Park announce UK "The Hunting Party Tour Dates Official Charts June 8, 2014.
  18. North America-Linkin Park shows 2015 LPLive
  21. Lineup 2015 Rock 'n' Heim
  22. Rock im Sektor 2015: Bands, Tickets, Line-Up für das neue Festival – GIGA Giga


External linksEdit

Linkin Park
Hybrid Theory - Reanimation - Meteora - Live In Texas - Collision Course - Minutes To Midnight - Road to Revolution - A Thousand Suns
Extended Plays
Hybrid Theory EP - Underground v2.0 - Underground v3.0 - Underground v4.0 - Underground v5.0 - Underground v6.0 - Underground v7.0 - iTunes Live From SoHo - Songs from the Underground - Underground v8.0 - Underground 9: Demos - A Decade Underground - Underground X: Demos - 2011 North American Tour EP - A Thousand Suns: Puerta de Alcalà (Live) - iTunes Festival: London 2011 - Underground 11
One Step Closer - Crawling - Papercut - In the End - It's Goin' Down - Pts.of.Athrty - Somewhere I Belong - Faint - Numb - From The Inside - Lying From You - Breaking The Habit - Numb/Encore - What I've Done - Bleed It Out - Shadow Of The Day - Given Up - Leave Out All the Rest - New Divide - The Catalyst - Waiting for the End - Burning in the Skies - Iridescent - Burn It Down - Castle Of Glass - A Light That Never Comes (feat. Steve Aoki)
Fan-Made Albums
LPF Projekt - LPF Projekt 2 - LPF Side Projekt - Chrupek Remix Album - A.06 Remixes
Fake Albums
Under Attack - Under Attack (Full Album) - Project Revolution (The Remixes) - Erection - Splitting The DNA (2-CD) - Rare And Unreleased - Linkin Park Message Board - Wonderful System (Promo CD Unreleased) - For The Collectors - Linkin Park: Diamond Collection - DeLuxe Collection - Ultra Rare Trax Vol. 1 - Ultra Rare Trax Vol. 2 - Total Linkin - The Ballad Album - The Best Of... - HIM & Linkin Park (Mp3) - Linkin Park: Mp3 Collection: - Kabouki Theatre - Anatlogy - Lying From You - Runaway - Underground v2.5 - Underground v3.0 (2-CD) - Underground v4.0 (With Collision Course) - Linkin Park Underground (v2.0 v3.0 v4.0) - Hybrid Theory EP - Meteora - Meteora (2-CD) (HDCD) - Collision Course - Collision Course (2-CD) - Hybrid Theory / (Pts.Of.Athrty) EP / Faint EP - Meteora / Numb EP / The Art Of Meteora - Live In Orlando - Live In Nottingham - Live In Detroit - Live In Colorado Springs (02.02.2004) - Live At Super Bock Super Rock In Libson Portugal (06.09.2004) - Rock am Ring 2004 - Linkin Park:Video Collection

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