Evanescence Premiere “Better Without You” Video, Announce May Livestream Show

Evanescence have premiered a new video for their song “Better Without You.“ This track is from the band’s latest album “The Bitter Truth.” In other news, the group have also announced that they will be playing a livestream concert on May 13. Alice Cooper will host the virtual event and fans can vote for the opener at driventoperformconcert.com.

Within Temptation & Evanescence Postpone European/UK Tour To 2022

Within Temptation and Evanescence have postponed their European/UK tour once again due to the coronavirus pandemic. The trek will now take place in 2022.

2022 Tour Dates:

With Smash Into Pieces:

03/16 Leipzig, GER – Quarterback Immobilien Arena
03/17 Berlin, GER – Velodrom
03/18 Gliwice, POL – Arena Gliwice
03/20 Brussels, BEL – Palais 12
03/21 Brussels, BEL – Palais 12
03/23 Dusseldorf, GER – Mitsubishi Electric Halle
03/24 Esch-Sur-Alzette, LUX – Rockhal
03/26 Munich, GER – Olympiahalle
03/28 Milan, ITA – Mediolanum Forum Milan
03/30 Paris, FRA – Accorhotels Arena

With Veridia:

04/01 Hamburg, GER – Barclaycard Arena
04/04 Leeds, UK – First Direct Arena
04/05 London, UK – The 02
04/07 Glasgow, UK – The SSE Hydro Arena
04/08 Birmingham, UK – Arena Birmingham
04/11 Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome
04/12 Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome
04/13 Frankfurt, GER – Festhalle
04/15 Zurich, SWI – Hallenstadion

Within Temptation commented:

“This is definitely not what we’ve wished for, but reality tells us otherwise: we have to postpone the Worlds Collide Tour 💔. Although we can’t make the current situation better than it is, we hope to put a BIG smile on your faces again soon, because we have definitely not been sitting still and we have a LOT of cool stuff coming up for you! And you know what? Third time’s a charm 💫, so see you in March or April 2022.”

Evanescence added:

“Well guys, we have to push this back one more time. We hate to make you wait longer but we are absolutely determined to make this tour we’ve all been looking forward to happen, so check out the new dates. We will be counting the days till we finally get to celebrate all this new music together. In the meantime, stay safe, stay sane, and keep your head banging to The Bitter Truth! You will have no excuse not to know every word by next spring! We love you!”

Evanescence Announce “Echoes From The Void” Graphic Anthology Series

Evanescence have teamed up with Incendium and Heavy Metal Entertainment for a new graphic anthology series titled “Echoes From The Void.” The series will be released through the music-focused imprint Opus and pre-orders are available HERE.

Here’s a description of the comic:

“Echoes from the Void is a fantasy Graphic Anthology Series, begins with story themes based on songs from their upcoming March 26th release The Bitter Truth. This comic is available in limited-edition, includes two stories inspired by the songs “Better Without You” and “Wasted On You,” from the forthcoming Evanescence album with tales written by Carrie Lee South and Blake Northcott (Arena Mode saga, DC’s Catwoman). The issue will feature illustrations from Hugo Award-winning artist Abigail Larson and highly-esteemed painter Kelly McKernan.. [Issue 1 of 5]


First Print Edition Features:

– Limited to 3,000 copies
– Individually numbered
– Exclusive bonus content
– Specialty foil treatment
– Cardstock cover
– Glossy pages
– 48 pages”

A series of art prints from “Echoes From The Void” will also be available. The first one, which can be found HERE, was illustrated by Kelly McKernan and it “incorporates iconography and symbolism drawn from across the band’s discography.”

Amy Lee commented:

“I am so excited about this project series. The possibilities are endless. Collaborating across art forms like this is so unique, and it’s been fascinating to see how many different lives a song can have, like alternate realities. I look forward to working on this throughout the year and am so honoured to break open this new world for our music.”

Llexi Leon, CEO of Incendium, added:

“Reflecting Evanescence’s distinctive output, Echoes From The Void is equal parts haunting and whimsical; the pages are filled with beauty, loss, struggle, and triumph. It’s a fantastical journey that debuts a host of original characters and imaginative worlds that have been a joy to realize, and thanks to Amy pushing the envelope with every conversation, we’ve been able to curate a unique body of work that defies expectations of the medium.”

Evanescence To Release New Song “Better Without You” This Week

Evanescence will be releasing a new song titled “Better Without You” on March 5. If you can’t wait that long, you can try to solve the puzzle at puzzle.evanescence.com to gain access to a preview of the track. As previously reported, the band’s new album “The Bitter Truth” will be released on March 26.

Watch Evanescence Perform “Wasted On You” On “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Evanescence performed their song “Wasted On You” during last night’s (February 19) episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!.” You can see footage of that below. The song is from the band’s new album “The Bitter Truth,“ which will be released on March 26.

Evanescence To Perform On “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Evanescence will be performing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” this week. You can check that out on February 19 at 11:35 PM ET. As previously reported, the band’s new album “The Bitter Truth” will be released on March 26.

Watch A Dog Perform A Choreographed Dance To Evanescence’s “Bring Me To Life”

A clip from the 2020 International Freestyle Heelwork To Music competition recently went viral and it features a woman and her dog performing a choreographed dance set to Evanescence’s “Bring Me To Life.” You can check that out at the 3:11 mark in the below video:

[via Loudwire]

Evanescence, Shinedown, Seether, Etc. Awarded New Gold And Platinum Records In The U.S.

A number of rock artists have received new gold and platinum certifications by the RIAA. Among them are Evanescence, Shinedown, Seether, and more.

Here’s a list of the new certifications:

* Evanescence
– Self-Titled Album (certified gold)

* Shinedown
– “Monsters“ single (certified gold)

* Seether
– “Karma & Effect” (certified platinum)
– “Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces” (certified platinum)
– “Careless Whisper” (George Michael cover) single (certified gold)

*Theory Of A Deadman
– “RX (Medicate)” single (certified platinum)
– “All Or Nothing” single (certified gold)
– “Lowlife“ single (certified gold)

* I Prevail
– “Scars” single (certified gold)

*Falling In Reverse
– “Popular Monster” single (certified gold)

[via The PRP]