MOSCOW (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) – Linkin Park will perform a free outdoor concert in Moscow to celebrate the worldwide release of Paramount Pictures’ Transformers: Dark Of The Moon.
The concert will take place in front of St. Basil’s Basilica in Moscow – with the Kremlin and Red Square as the backdrop – on June 23rd at 9PM.
The Michael Bay film will open the Moscow International Film Festival on the same night.
Linkin Park will perform several of their hit songs including the single, “Iridescent,” which is the end title song in the upcoming third Transformers film. The movie opens worldwide beginning June 29th. Stars from the film will be in attendance, along with director Michael Bay.
The previous Linkin Park singles to appear in the first two Transformers films, “What I’ve Done” from the first Transformers film, and “New Divide” from 2009’s Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, sold over four million and three million downloads respectively.
The show in Moscow will occur during Linkin Park’s upcoming European tour, which begins June 11th in Austria with stadium, festival or arena shows in the UK, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Finland, France, Switzerland, Italy & Belgium.
Linkin Park European Tour Dates:
6/11 – Nickelsdorf, Austria – Nova Rock Festival
6/12 – Donington, UK – Download Festival
6/14 Stockholm, Sweden – Ericsson Global Arena
6/16 – Helsinki, Finland – Kaisaniemi Park
6/18 – Leipzig, Germany – Festweise
6/19 – Oberursel, Germany – Hessentag
6/21 – Hamburg, Germany – 02 World Arena
6/25 – Munich, Germany – Messegelaende Riem Stadium
6/26 – Imola, Italy – Sonisphere Festival
6/28 – Arendal, Norway – Hove Festival
6/30 – Werchter, Belgium – Rock Wercher Festival
7/1 – Arras, France – Arras Main Square Festival
7/2 – St. Gallen, Switzerland – OpenAir Festival
7/4 – London, UK – iTunes Festival
— Crystal Lynn Huntoon