Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington tells MTV News that ‘Meteora’ isn’t as lyrically bleak as their debut, ‘Hybrid Theory’. “I think there’s a bit of optimism in there, and there wasn’t really any on ‘Hybrid Theory’,” he said. “When we started out, we were traveling around in an RV struggling to do this for a living. We didn’t know if we were going to be able to sell two copies or 10,000 copies. So, things have changed.” Read more.