Jerusalem mayor meets rock band Linkin Park

By Jennifer Lipman, November 15, 2010
Nir Barkat with Linkin Park

Nir Barkat with Linkin Park

American rock band Linkin Park could film their next music video in Jerusalem.

Nir Barkat,mayor of Jerusalem, made the offer to the group when he met them on Monday morning. He also invited them to perform at a venue in Jerusalem.

Linkin Park, whose songs include In the End and What I’ve Done, are in Israel for a concert at Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park this evening.

The band, who have spent time in the Old City and at the Western Wall during their visit, told the mayor that they “definitely” plan to visit Jerusalem again.

Last updated: 2:25pm, November 15 2010