May 25, 2016  

Linkin Park's New Single 'The Catalyst' Unveiled

August 3, 2010 (3:29 am) GMT
Along with the song debut, a winner from 'The Catalyst' online contest is announced by Linkin Park.

"The Catalyst", the first offering from 's upcoming effort "", has been unleashed. Beside serving as the lead single from the new album which is due September 14 in United States, the synth-rock jam is also featured in video game Medal of Honor.

Medal of Honor is an Electronic Arts war video game created by famed director Steven Spielberg. Of Linkin Park's involvement in the project, the band's member DJ Joe Hahn said, "The opportunity to help introduce 'The Catalyst' via the new Medal of Honor game creates a new bond between EA, our fans, and the band's overall vision for the new digital frontier."

Last month, Linkin Park held an online contest to give fans a "one-of-a-kind opportunity" to be featured in their album by requiring them to remix "some audio" from the new track. This band have received many entries and thanked fans for that, "We were blown away by the quality of entries, and the excitement by artists and fans alike."

The winner of the competition is NoBraiN, an English teacher from Swidnica, Poland who "was freaking out" when hearing the news from Mike Shinoda via a live chat on Skype. The original version of "The Catalyst" and the NoBraiN remix are now made available for free stream on the band's MySpace.

Medal of Honor trailer:



TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'Game of Thrones' Showrunners Help Jimmy Kimmel Poke Fun at Hodor Twist
  2. Is Marriage on the Cards for Sandra Bullock and Boyfriend Bryan Randall?
  3. Chloe Grace Moretz Gets New Sweet Tattoo. See the Pic!
  4. 'Fear the Walking Dead' Star Frank Dillane Arrested Following Altercation With Security Guard
  5. Katherine Webb and NFL Star Husband AJ McCarron Welcome First Child
  6. George R. R. Martin Revealed Three Huge Twists to 'Game of Thrones' Producers. What Are They?
  7. Take a Look at Pink's Awkward Reaction When Her Celebrity Crush Johnny Depp Surprises Her
  8. Brad Pitt Saves Young Girl From Being Crushed by Excited Fans. See His Heroic Action!