My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Evanescence, Etc. Set For Download Festival Japan

The initial lineup has been revealed for the Download Festival in Japan. The event will take place at the Makuhari Messe near Tokyo, Japan on March 29 and it will feature: My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Evanescence, Jimmy Eat World, In Flames, and At The Gates.

Within Temptation & Evanescence Add More Dates To European/UK Tour

Within Temptation and Evanescence have added more dates to their co-headlining European/UK tour. You can find their updated schedule below.

Tour Dates:

04/04 Brussels, BEL – Palais 12
04/05 Paris, FRA – AccorHotels Arena
04/07 London, UK – The O2
04/09 Berlin, GER – Velodrom
04/11 Frankfurt, GER – Festhalle
04/12 Zurich, SWI – Hallenstadion
04/14 Milan, ITA – Mediolanum Forum
04/15 Munich, GER – Zenith
04/17 Hamburg, GER – Sporthalle
04/18 Leipzig, GER – Arena Leipzig
04/20 Dusseldorf, GER – Mitsubishi Hall
04/21 Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome
04/22 Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome
04/24 Brussels, BEL – Palais 12
04/26 Luxembourg, LUX – Rockhall Mainhall
04/28 Glasgow, UK – SSE Hydro
04/30 Leeds, UK – 1st Direct Arena
05/01 Birmingham, UK – Arena

Watch Evanescence Play An Impromptu Acoustic Show in Russia

Earlier this week, Evanescence were forced to postpone their September 22 show in Voronezh, Russia until the following day (September 23) due to an accident involving the truck that was carrying their gear. However, the equipment failed to make in time for the rescheduled show, so the band ended up playing a special acoustic set with rented instruments. You can see footage of that below:

Within Temptation & Evanescence Announce European/UK Tour

Within Temptation and Evanescence have announced a co-headlining European/UK tour. Here’s the dates:

04/04 Brussels, BEL – Palais 12
04/05 Paris, FRA – AccorHotels Arena
04/07 London, UK – The O2
04/09 Berlin, GER – Velodrom
04/11 Frankfurt, GER – Festhalle
04/12 Zurich, SWI – Hallenstadion
04/14 Milan, ITA – Mediolanum Forum
04/15 Munich, GER – Zenith
04/17 Hamburg, GER – Sporthalle
04/18 Leipzig, GER – Arena Leipzig
04/20 Dusseldorf, GER – Mitsubishi Hall
04/21 Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome

Evanescence’s Amy Lee Covers Fleetwood Mac’s “The Chain” For “Gears 5”

Evanescence’s Amy Lee has recorded a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s “The Chain” for the latest installment in the “Gears Of War” series, “Gears 5.” The track can be heard in the below launch trailer for the game, which is set to be released on September 10. As previously reported, Arch Enemy’s Alissa White-Gluz also voiced a character in the game as well.

Godsmack, W.A.S.P., Bullet For My Valentine, Etc. Added To Knotfest Meets Forcefest

More bands have been added to Knotfest Meets Forcefest. The event will take place at Parque Deportivo Oceanía in Mexico City on November 30 – December 1 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

Knotfest (November 30):

Slipknot
Godsmack
Evanescence
Bullet For My Valentine
311
Papa Roach
Behemoth
Carcass
Stratovarius
Nothing More
Suicidal Tendencies
Of Mice & Men
Cherry Bombs
Chelsea Grin
Belphegor
The Bronx
Cemican
Okalacas
Tanus
Here Comes The Kraken
Carajo
Clandestino
The Suffering
Stone Leek
Matherya
Never Again
Headcrusher
Arcadia Libre
Las Poker
Proyect46
Parazit
Kaizan
Hate Bullets
Gore And Carnage
Torcido Monkey Dream
Dethdealers
AFX
Rejexion
Hankside

Forcefest (December 1):

Rob Zombie
W.A.S.P.
In Flames
Accept
Saxon
Ghostemane
Testament
La Castaneda
Exodus
Total Chaos
Cherry Bombs
Mortuary
La Lupita
Especimen
Transmetal
Kenny y Los Electricos
Strike Master
Thell Barrio
Acidez
Jet Jaguar
Koyi K Utho
Perpetual Warfare
Colectivo Suicida
Obesity
Kilkrops
The Legion Of Hetheria
Latino
Next
Makina
Tamadre
Deathmask
Rebel Ryder
Tulkas
Beneath The Horror
Nexus
Bluejays
Prophets For Minerva
Point Decster

Evanescence, Accept, Behemoth, Etc. Added To Knotfest Meets Forcefest

More bands have been added to Knotfest Meets Forcefest. The event will take place at Parque Deportivo Oceanía in Mexico City on November 30 – December 1 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

November 30 (Knotfest): Slipknot, Evanescence, Behemoth, Carcass, Suicidal Tendencies, Chelsea Grin, Tanus, Jet Jaguar, Latino, and Rejexion.

December 1 (Forcefest): Rob Zombie, Accept, Saxon, Testament, Exodus, Strike Master, Next, Tamadr3, Cicuta , Feed The Vulture, and Rebel Ryder.