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EVANESCENCE Singer 'Not Doing This Forever'

Launch Radio Networks reports: EVANESCENCE singer Amy Lee told Jam! Music earlier this week that she can't see herself touring for her entire career. Lee said that being in a rock band is "pretty weird most of the time," adding, "I get tired of touring and want to go back and write. It's those two ...

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EVANESCENCE Singer Gets Engaged

EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee has gotten engaged to her boyfriend of the past year, a psychiatrist named Josh. Lee announced the engagement while making an appearance on the Canadian music show "[email protected]" (broadcast from the MuchMusic headquarters in Toronto) earlier today (Tuesday, January 9). A video of Lee's announcement can be found at

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EVANESCENCE Singer Says Stroke 'Really Affected' Guitarist

Launch Radio Networks reports: The latest EVANESCENCE single, "Lithium", is the second track issued from the band's sophomore major label album, "The Open Door". The difficult creation of the album was made even harder when guitarist Terry Balsamo suffered a massive stroke in November of 2005, shortly after finishing his guitar parts. Singer Amy Lee ...

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STONE SOUR To Film 'Sillyworld' Video Next Week

STONE SOUR will follow up the smash success of its single "Through Glass" with "Sillyworld", the second track headed to radio from the band's sophomore album, "Come What(ever) May". The group will also shoot a video for the song next week, according to an online posting by the group's guitarist Josh Rand. In a recent ...

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STONE SOUR To Perform On Toronto's THE EDGE This Monday

According to Roadrunner Records Canada, STONE SOUR will perform a live acoustic set at The Edge (102.1 FM) Monday, January 8, 2007 at 3:45 p.m. The Edge street-level studio is located at 228 Yonge Street (at Shuter) in Toronto, Ontario. For more information, click here. STONE SOUR's second album, "Come What(ever) May", has ...

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STONE SOUR Singer Gets His 'Freak' On With KORN

Launch Radio Networks repors: STONE SOUR vocalist Corey Taylor did KORN a huge favor last summer when he sang two songs with the band at a British festival, which KORN vocalist Jonathan Davis couldn't attend due to a blood infection. Taylor got to repeat his performance on the 2006 Family Values tour, this time dueting ...

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THE BLACK MARIA Added To EVANESCENCE's Canadian Tour

Toronto-based rock act THE BLACK MARIA has been added to EVANESCENCE's Canadian tour, which is scheduled to kick off in early January. Direct support on all dates will come from STONE SOUR. Jan. 05 - Bell Centre - Montreal, QC Jan. 06 - Colisee Pepsi Arena - Quebec City, QC Jan. 08 - Air Canada ...

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GODYVA Prepares To Film 'Broken Angel' Video

Italian gothic metal band GODYVA will shoot a video for the second single, "Broken Angel", from their latest album "In Good and Evil". Filming should be completed by the end of January. The video shoot was delayed due to a recent vehicle accident involving bassist Nick Barah who is said to be recovering well. In ...

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KORN Frontman: 'We Are Not Breaking Up'

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis has shot down rumors that the group is on the verge of splitting up following the recent announcement that drummer David Silveria was "taking a break" from the band. Davis, bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu and guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer will continue to write and record the band's eighth studio album, although ...

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EVANESCENCE's AMY LEE Reflects On GRAMMYS

EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee was among the announcers at the Grammy nominations press conference in L.A., and while her band was shut out of nominations this year for the chart-topping album, "The Open Door", Lee was happy to support her fellow artists. "What's really cool about the Grammys is it's about musicianship and talent," she ...

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STONE SOUR: European Tour Dates Announced

STONE SOUR has lined up the following European tour dates in February/March: Feb. 11 - Copenhagen, DEN - Pumpehuset Feb. 12 - Oslo, NOR - Rockefeller Feb. 14 - Helsinki, FIN - Nosturi Feb. 16 - Stockholm, SWE - Klubben Feb. 17 - Aarhus, DEN - Voxhall Feb. 19 - Brussels, BEL - AB Feb. ...

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KORN Drummer DAVID SILVERIA 'Taking A Break'

Drummer David Silveria has announced that he will be taking a temporary hiatus from KORN while the band continues the recording process for its new album. "I just need a break for right now," said Silveria in a statement. The group's new CD is tentatively scheduled for a June 2007 release. As previously reported, KORN ...

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KORN: MTV 'Unplugged' Setlist Revealed

According to Korn.Simpol.Net, unconfirmed reports are coming in that KORN played a 14-song acoustic set for MTV's "Unplugged" last night (Saturday, December 9) at the MTV studios in Times Square, New York City. Joining KORN for select songs in the set were EVANESCENCE lead singer Amy Lee and members of THE CURE. Until ...

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KORN To Record 'Unplugged' Set At MTV Studios Tomorrow

According to the Brazilian EMI Music web site, KORN will perform an acoustic set tomorrow (Saturday, December 9) at the MTV studios in the heart of New York City (Times Square). This will mark KORN's second-ever televised acoustic performance, following the band's appearance on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" in July. The show — which will ...

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OTEP To Release 'The_ Ascension' In March

Capitol recording artist OTEP has the announced the release of the highly anticipated new album, "The_ Ascension", which is slated for unveiling on March 20. Produced by Grammy-winning producer Dave Fortman (EVANESCENCE, MUDVAYNE) and recorded throughout 2006 in New Orleans, the album is the band's fourth label release, following 2004's celebrated "House of Secrets". "Dave ...

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