New Linkin Park Song
2012-05-24 by Peter K. Mark | 114 Comments

Linkin Park have released a new song off their upcoming album, 'Living Things'.

The song, called 'Lies, Greed, Misery', premiered on BBC Radio 1 on May 24, 2012.

You can listen to the track here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awgYx4LkjYY

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MMX
May 24th 2012

4784 Comments


Link is already dead

Digging: 68 - In Humor and Sadness

Fluttertrank
May 24th 2012

17098 Comments


i wish this band was dead

Dashy
May 24th 2012

421 Comments


At least it doesn't come with another Transformers movie.

MMX
May 24th 2012

4784 Comments


You can't tell me those explosions aren't amazing

breakingthefragile
May 24th 2012

2943 Comments


Linkin Park? I guess we can say in this case that it's "Linkthatdoesn'tworkin Park".

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macadoolahicky
May 24th 2012

1835 Comments


OMG SO FUNNY

MMX
May 24th 2012

4784 Comments


Breakingthefragile worst joke ever... of all time

Fluttertrank
May 24th 2012

17098 Comments


oh man... even though that joke was horrible. i chuckled

macadoolahicky
May 24th 2012

1835 Comments


There's like ten other links on youtube. Just type "linkin park" then click "upload date."

They're basically just an electronic hip-hop / rock band with screaming to me now. I really liked their last album, but these new songs are just not special at all.

Ponton
Emeritus
May 24th 2012

5784 Comments


yikes

theacademy
May 24th 2012

28239 Comments


lol so many of the youtube links are for different songs

this reminds me of when "what i've done" leaked and thousands of people downloaded "Refugee" by Tribal Ink because they uploaded mp3's saying they were linkin park

it actually was awesome all around

theacademy
May 24th 2012

28239 Comments


[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgvFVbNIjvc

lol

AsoTamaki
May 24th 2012

2525 Comments


Absolutely terrible. I couldn't even finish listening. Once it became clear that Chester was doing the "sing a few words quietly over and over and then SCREAM the same words over and over" bit for the bridge, I had to close the page.

Dreakon
May 24th 2012

349 Comments


Wow, this really is bad, and I actually kind of like Linkin Park.

http://www.linkinpark.com/video/linkin-park-lies-greed-misery-official?xg_source=activity

wacknizzle
May 24th 2012

12619 Comments


Eww, this is the worst LP has ever sounded and that really says something, I thought it was Nickelback at first lol.

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AsoTamaki
May 24th 2012

2525 Comments


I thought it was Nickelback at first lol.
Yeah, bro. Nickelback is all about that electronics heavy hip-hop.

Idiot.

simonpettersen
May 24th 2012

272 Comments


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8ryUq7L8sw

snerefedsav
May 24th 2012

807 Comments


that was pretty bad

KatatoNick
May 24th 2012

128 Comments


They've been listening to too much BrokeNcyde..

The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


Is like a weird hybrid between blackout ,bleed it out and some of the songs that appear in the path of totality.

thejared
May 24th 2012

197 Comments


Wuz this sleigh bells?

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The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


They have been listening a lot of really bad dubstep

Recspecs
May 24th 2012

9820 Comments


IT STARTS WITH ONE

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sixdegrees
May 24th 2012

16794 Comments


sweet, i'll take a listen

oh and,

CRAWLING IN MY SKIN THESE WOUNDS THEY WILL NOT HEAL

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SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
May 24th 2012

15332 Comments


so if this album ends up being really bad i already know what the summary is going to be:

"This is the na-na-na nail in the coffin"

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Willie
Moderator
May 24th 2012

15877 Comments


Perfect. That's why you're staff.

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InvertTheInverted
May 24th 2012

614 Comments


Damn. This doesn't link to anything at all.

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
May 24th 2012

15332 Comments


I'm like DaveyBoy nextgen

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
May 24th 2012

15332 Comments


try this one

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8ryUq7L8sw


InvertTheInverted
May 24th 2012

614 Comments


Ugh. This is Linkin Park?
Wow. This is modern mainstream shit. I know that sounds stupid since linkin park were always mainstream, but you guys know what I mean right?

Not even gonna DL this album.

zaruyache
May 24th 2012

5875 Comments


That was not very good at all. :-(

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sixdegrees
May 24th 2012

16794 Comments


they need to drop this electro shit. I don't hate electronic music but they just can't pull it off.

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
May 24th 2012

15332 Comments


This happening was kind of predictable to be honest. Their staple was always agressive rap-rock. They went through that stage every artist does when he/she/they feel as though they have a higher artistic calling than they actually do (in this case, LP went right for the U2 jugular), and when that inevitably fails they try to return to their roots, but either the style is outdated or they lost their touch.

But I'll still be awaiting the album...hopefully it isn't too terrible.

minty901
May 24th 2012

1963 Comments


sounds like thousand suns with less creative lyrics/hooks. for what it's worth, i thought thousand suns was awesome.

The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


The two singles were not very good, but is not at the same level of nickelback.I hope the rest of the album will be better but my expectations are not the highest, the problem is that they are trying to adapt their HT-Meteora sound to newer trends

sleepyhead
May 24th 2012

593 Comments


got kinda better at the end, but still. so poor

TrstN01
May 24th 2012

800 Comments


I actually really liked this song. I got a free download from something that I shared on Facebook forever ago.

nash1311
May 24th 2012

1754 Comments


I actually mildly enjoyed Mike's parts. But Chester's are miserable. At least it was short?

Dolving999
May 24th 2012

1610 Comments


The end was a fun trip back to the past. The rest? Miserable.

Gwynbleiddsfang
May 24th 2012

363 Comments


Better than i thought it would be...
But still bad.

SiliconFields
May 24th 2012

201 Comments


"They're basically just an electronic hip-hop / rock band with screaming to me now."


-Uh, were they ever anything besides this?

MuhNamesTyler
May 24th 2012

3697 Comments


Haven't really liked anything since Meteora.

AsoTamaki
May 24th 2012

2525 Comments


Uh, were they ever anything besides this?

Nu metal?

IMZA1793
May 24th 2012

843 Comments


The song is bad. My hopes for this album are slowly dying.

tresm87
May 24th 2012

624 Comments


way better than literally anything else they have released since minutes to midnight which was a tad above mediocre, his singing gets weird though

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TheAMR66
May 24th 2012

48 Comments


It could be a lot worse


steadyriot
May 24th 2012

443 Comments


i liked it until he started singing

the chorus isnt bad, and the rapping/singing parts were almost enjoyable. they should really try combining the electonic stuff with the old nu metal attitude- now that theyve 'proved' they are capable of making different music

JViney
Staff Reviewer
May 24th 2012

322 Comments


I really hate these bastards.

The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


At the end this thing doesn't even matter,I mean, we have Hybrid Theory and Meteora

iswimfast
May 24th 2012

1259 Comments


This is the first time I can say that the Shinoda part of the song is the bad part. Ending was cool, but overall, very disappointing.

Ommushwo
May 24th 2012

112 Comments


"Is like a weird hybrid between blackout ,bleed it out and some of the songs that appear in the path of totality. "

...I like your hybrid theory. :]

The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


ATS and MTM are a 2,5 . Those albums have 4 or 5 quality songs ,the remaining tracks of those 2 albums like In Between and Robot Boy were really bad

OllieS
May 24th 2012

2029 Comments


KURRRRRAAAAAAAAAAWWWWWWWWWWWWWLLLLLLLIIIIIIIINNNNNGGG IIIIINNNN MYYY SKIIIIIINNNNNN

bloc
May 24th 2012

34675 Comments


Fuck this is so bad. This is the one band I get genuinely angry with when I hear them make a bad song.

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DanggitBobbeh
May 24th 2012

33 Comments


I can't wait for the remix with Nicki Minaj.

bloc
May 24th 2012

34675 Comments


You are waiting for the impossible

NateT
May 24th 2012

185 Comments


I didn't think it was all that bad, sounded a tad like AWOLNATION, which considering on your taste could be a good or bad thing

Dogget
May 24th 2012

781 Comments


That is one ugly song.

BassDemon333
May 24th 2012

3350 Comments


NEEDS MORE GUITARS

I like that Mike is rapping more though, but fuck the electro beat

phcusf
May 24th 2012

67 Comments


Fuck up.
Everyone is so Negative!

sixdegrees
May 24th 2012

16794 Comments


^ lol, welcome to sputnik.

Cyan1d3
May 24th 2012

137 Comments


I'd rather eat my own feces than listen to this

The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


Fuck up.
Everyone is so Negative!

Men, don't complain about that, Is expected that mainstream acts like Linkin Park that have realesed works below the expectations get as response a lot of hate (specially in music websites like Sputnik) ,if you enjoy this . that's fine, you have your personal taste and is respectable and you don't have to care about the opinion of the others,take this as an advice.

RosaParks
May 24th 2012

14592 Comments


an all around awful song

CrimsonLies
May 24th 2012

2012 Comments


No surprises here

RyanSmithers
May 25th 2012

70 Comments


both songs so far are much better than the any of the songs from the last album, but still nowhere near as good as anything from HT or Meteora, in my opinion.

Digging: 68 - In Humor and Sadness

Dashy
May 25th 2012

421 Comments


Finally actually listened all the way through. Seems like Linkin Park is, as usual, trying to appease the mainstream genre of the year. Used to like this band years ago. Looking at them now, I almost feel embarrassed.

Captain North
May 25th 2012

6779 Comments


I love early LP and honestly didn't mind their newer stuff (a thousand suns was better than minutes to midnight) but this was pretty damn underwhelming.

North0House2
May 25th 2012

5812 Comments


Screw it, this band sucks. They need to go away.


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YouGotLucky
May 25th 2012

946 Comments


chester sounds like a 12 year old wtf his pitch seems really high

Tijnmans
May 25th 2012

353 Comments


A new Linkin Park album is like a new Transformers movie. Unorginal and terrible but it keeps selling well so they will most likely make another one.

jackalope11
May 25th 2012

330 Comments


They're doing their own thing with it. Whatever.

mvlamborghini
May 25th 2012

16 Comments


A Thousand Suns was terrible, if Living Things is worse, then time might be up for this band

Derkyle
May 25th 2012

178 Comments


Damn. That is just God awful.

Digging: Fallujah - The Flesh Prevails

Strider
May 25th 2012

4598 Comments


I forgot what it sounded like already, replacing this crap with crawling


TheFifthEye
May 25th 2012

121 Comments


WHAT I'VE DONE!?

Timmons
May 25th 2012

561 Comments


the guitar tone is HOOOORRRIBLEEEEE.

BigPleb
May 25th 2012

34062 Comments


LP were dead a long time ago, the final nail was planted long before this piece of shit hit earth.

Digging: Opeth - Pale Communion

Stainkovic
May 25th 2012

49 Comments


Sounds like Hollywood Undead got raped by Brokencyde

johnnydeking29
May 25th 2012

8987 Comments


Holy fuck, that was awful

Digging: Naked City - Radio

Cactupuss
May 25th 2012

18 Comments


awful

henryChinaski
May 25th 2012

2685 Comments


Hahaha

NorwichScene
May 25th 2012

1405 Comments


I liked it

Digging: Flood of Red - Throw

AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
May 25th 2012

1981 Comments


Linkin Park? I was all about Hybrid Theory back in 8th grade.

Can't view this now 'cause of work filters, but I'll try to have a listen afterward. Gotta get on the suck train.

Digging: Rx Bandits - Gemini, Her Majesty

Ikarus14
May 25th 2012

532 Comments


Hmm. Might take a while to grow on me but A Thousand Suns was worth the few listens.

Hook
May 25th 2012

9 Comments


I could've sworn I read something about LP going back to their old sound this album for the old fans...I guess they were just lies

Also this sux ass.

YouGotLucky
May 25th 2012

946 Comments


a thousand suns was actually pretty good. this is awful sounding

KSK1
May 25th 2012

4072 Comments


Oh my god this is even worse than the last song. I don't even know how that's possible. Band is dead.

KSK1
May 25th 2012

4072 Comments


Sounds like fucking Hollywood Undead or something.

Irving
Staff Reviewer
May 25th 2012

7140 Comments


Way better than the first single they released - the fuck-me-this-is-so-awful "Burn It Down" - but altogether not the most impressive thing in the world. The remaining ten songs have got to be flat out amazing if the album wants to get more than 2.5/5 from me.

KSK1
May 25th 2012

4072 Comments


That's generous. Their electronic elements are soooooooo fucking lame. Lyrics are pretty awful as well.

Xenophanes
Emeritus
May 25th 2012

10585 Comments


Not listening. Didn't listen to the last one, and probably won't listen to anymore. Band has been bad for so long that I would feel like I would be wasting my time. Narrow minded but seriously fuck this band.

Digging: United Nations - The Next Four Years

DropdeadWHA
May 25th 2012

569 Comments


Never really been into these guys, only liked a select few songs here and there.

Midjicka
May 25th 2012

229 Comments


Hybrid Theory was the first CD I bought. It's sad to see how shitty they have gotten over the years.

empti_clouds
May 25th 2012

1 Comments


The times are a-changin'....Linkin Park just hasn't figured it out yet.

dawija1017
May 25th 2012

545 Comments


biggest sellout band i've ever seen...after hybrid theory, their originality plummeted to a record breaking shit

Digging: 68 - In Humor and Sadness

iamSeraph
May 25th 2012

857 Comments


terrible, oh my gosh. even the ending was so much like "we have to force it!!!1"..

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thumbcrusher
May 25th 2012

3577 Comments


song is poop

bloc
May 25th 2012

34675 Comments


pong is soup

Apollo
May 25th 2012

10266 Comments


Music: They are doing it wrong

blastOFFitsPARTYtime
May 25th 2012

1477 Comments


so much ugh

CatfishSoup
May 25th 2012

173 Comments


It's so disappointing

RoyRogersMcFreely
May 26th 2012

11 Comments


Well that was awful

mastille
May 26th 2012

532 Comments


Well I lasted 38 seconds

I'm going to pretend what I heard was something along the lines of

THE SUN GOES DOWN
I FEEL THE LIGHT BETRAY ME

omgraptors
May 26th 2012

813 Comments


Attention Justin Bieber, Linkin Park is back!!!

breakingthefragile
May 26th 2012

2943 Comments


I gotta say, in the beginning when Mike is about to say "Imma be that nail in your coffin" and the N is on that shuddering repeat, I seriously thought he was gonna say "Imma be that nigga".

Nomos
May 26th 2012

808 Comments


I'm sorry, but you guys are a bunch of negative nancy's.

I'm the first person to insult the terrible direction they've gone (though a Thousand Suns was ok), but this wasn't THAT bad. Just pretty uninspired.

baldymort
May 26th 2012

745 Comments


I gotta say, in the beginning when Mike is about to say "Imma be that nail in your coffin" and the N is on that shuddering repeat, I seriously thought he was gonna say "Imma be that nigga". [2]

HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

PistolPete
May 27th 2012

3556 Comments


Eep...little bit of an off day for LP on this one. Still clinging to "Burn It Down", I thought that was a great lead single and it offers me hope that they might pull it off despite this.

Digging: Nothing More - Nothing More

novanebula361
May 28th 2012

25 Comments


"Lies Greed Misery" would be a great track if the chorus didn't ruin it.

Also, for the record: "Misery" is pronounced "MIS-er-ee", not "mis-er-AY". Someone pass this on to Linkin Park, please. Thanks.

GringoSuave89
May 30th 2012

1009 Comments


Dear God this is so terrible....

Digging: Opeth - Pale Communion

101nemesis
June 11th 2012

14 Comments


Love it how some of you just say the old LP was amazing and this sucks.
Doesn't make sense. If this song was in the old records, most of you would have called it a classic. It has everything that was there in the old records. Mike rapping, catchy chorus and scream portion for chester. Oh yea, the guitars come in a little late. So what?

Geez man, Give the band a break. Nobody's listening on Meteora was more POP than this song. Yet you guys consider all songs of that era to be classics.

You guys are just categorizing every song they do now as POP, electronic and lame after one album.

sixdegrees
June 11th 2012

16794 Comments


Nice paragraph bro. Also, no one considers the old songs classic, they just hold nostalgia.



101nemesis
June 12th 2012

14 Comments


Its funny actually, in the Meteora review on this very site, the reviewer argued that the band had not explored and experimented and stuck with the same HT sound making it a HT part 2. I won't be surprised if that same person is criticizing the band right now. :-P




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