October marks 20 years since the release of Linkin Park’s debut album “Hybrid Theory,” setting the band apart from its contemporaries while reworking the rock genre to fit new audiences looking for genre-bending, mash-up sounds featuring heavy hip-hop, electronic, and hard-rock influences.
Of course, Linkin Park would go on to be one of the most recognizable and influential bands of the early 2000s, cementing its place in the annals of modern rock history. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the original Hybrid Theory release, Warner Records is reissuing the album in several different versions, on both vinyl and CD. The absolute must-have edition for Linkin Park fans is the Super Deluxe version, with the Hybrid Theory LP, Reanimation on 2 LPs, a B-side rarities LP, Hybrid Theory EP, 5 CDs, 3 DVDs, an 80-page book, lithographs, a replica tour laminate, a 2-track cassette and download codes for all the albums.
Preorder Linkin Park Hybrid Theory 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition
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