LINKIN PARK has announced they will perform a special 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.
Linkin Park singles have appeared 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.
The special 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:
June 11 Nickelsdorf, Austria @ Nova Rock Festival
June 12 Donington, UK @ Download Festival
June 14 Stockholm, Sweden @ Ericsson Global Arena
June 16 Helsinki, Finland @ Kaisaniemi Park
June 18 Leipzig, Germany @ Festweise
June 19 Oberursel, Germany @ Hessentag
June 21 Hamburg, Germany @02 World Arena
June 25 Munich, Germany @ Messegelaende Riem Stadium
June 26 Imola, Italy @ Sonisphere Festival
June 28 Arendal, Norway @ Hove Festival
June 30 Werchter, Belgium @ Rock Wercher Festival
July 1 Arras, France @ Arras Main Square Festival
July 2 St. Gallen, Switzerland @ OpenAir Festival
July 4 London, UK @ iTunes Festival