Trying Bennington Its unpublished song ‘Starting to Fly’ has been released. It will appear on Gray Day’s new album “Phoenix”, which will be released in the summer. Gray Days, Chester Bennington’s first band, shared tracks and videos for “Starting to Fly”. In the video, you can see the archival footage of the singer taken during the recording of this song.
The band’s drummer Shawn Dowdell says “Starting to Fly” is “a rock anthem to discover yourself and your true potential”: Starting to Fly Gray Days’ new album “Phoenix” will be released on June 17th. Also on the tracklist was “Saturation (Strange Love)”, released in April.
“Phoenix” features Chester Bennington’s daughter, former Red Hot Chili Papers and Jens Addiction member Dave Navarro, and Filter’s Richard Patrick.
Gray Days lasted from 1993 to 1998, after which Bennington joined Linkin Park. In 2017, the musicians planned a large-scale reunion with the concert, but it never happened due to the singer’s death. Chester Bennington’s first band Gray Days released an unpublished song, “Saturation (Strange Love)”. In addition to the track, the musicians showed the singer a clip with footage of the featured archival concert.
Gray Days drummer Shawn Dowdell believes many people love Bennington for his unique ability to make “screaming notes”. And this ability of the singer is very clearly shown on the track “Saturation (Strange Love)” – the listeners literally feel his “anxiety and lively emotion”.