Linkin Park and Other Rock Star Charity Work

Today (February 11) is Mike Shinoda’s birthday, and without a doubt, Linkin Park is one of rock’s most prolific when it comes to charity work.  In honor of his birthday, we look at Linkin Park and other notable charity efforts in the rock world.

First Induction Class Heading Into Hall Of Heavy Metal History

The Hall of Heavy Metal History opens its doors tonight (January 18) in Los Angeles with its first inductees -- a list that includes Ronnie James Dio, Lemmy Killmister, Scorpions,  guitarists Randy Rhoads (Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot) and Ross "The Boss" Friedman (Manowar), bassist Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot, Osbourne, Whitesnake) and drummers Vinnie Appice (Black…