Archive for Chester Bennington

Who Cares If One More Light Goes Out… I Do

Posted in Life, Love, Music, Music Video with tags , on April 4, 2020 by darkjade68

Leave Out All The Rest

Posted in Life, Music, Music Video with tags , on March 1, 2020 by darkjade68


Never Forgotten

You Will Not Be Forgotten

Posted in Life, Music, Music Video with tags , on January 3, 2020 by darkjade68

Chester Bennington – Forever Missed

Posted in Life, Music, Writing with tags , on October 18, 2019 by darkjade68

A Love Letter To Musicians

Posted in Life, Music with tags , , , on July 21, 2017 by darkjade68


Thank you for what you do.

The way you open your soul and share your inner world with us.

It is not always an easy place to see, feel, hear, but it is lyrical, and it is musical, and it is meaningful.

We lost Chester Bennington yesterday, the Singer of LINKIN PARK.

And a couple months before that, Chris Cornell.

But the list goes on and on.

Some of you live a pretty hard life, wealthy or not.

Fame or not.

Your pain can not be easily extinguished.

I Played Guitar and Sang for a handful of months in 1999 & 2000-01.

I purged my reality of that time, and it was good.

I never went beyond Rehearsals, but it changed me forever.

My Nephew has my SG, and my Girlfriend has my Fender.

And I still have my Dark Blue Alvarez Acoustic.

What you do is more than Poetry.

It is Blood, Light, Pain, Dark, Hope and so much more.

There are a lot of people out there who are struggling from one day to the next.

You help them make it.

But who helps you.

This Planet can be a Lonely Place.

A Painful Place.

A Beautiful Place.

Sometimes all the Therapy in the World can’t help out.

But it’s definitely worth a try.

So say the ones that Love you.

I’m sorry for your Torment, though it brings us Magic.

I’m sorry for your Darkness, though it keeps us Company.

Nuff Said


James P



Posted in Music with tags on July 21, 2017 by darkjade68

FILE PHOTO: Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs during 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas