Amy Lee was on hand for an invitation-only playback of five new Evanescence songs at Toronto's Liberty Studios on August 22. The EMI Music Canada-hosted event was attended by about 30 people, including: Paul Shaver, EMI VP, marketing and promotions; Ricardo Martinez, DMDS; Ken Witt, EMI Music Canada; Tracey McNamara, Telus; Alan Mamaril, HMV; Alan Cross, broadcaster and Neil Morrison, CFOX.
A 10th anniversary box set and a side band will be rocking Godsmack's world later this year. The Boston headbangers are preparing a package that gathers together its four studio albums, the acoustic EP "The Other Side" and a DVD featuring mini-documentaries about the making of each album.
When Korn named its seventh studio album "See You on the Other Side," the band really meant it. Guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer explains that the title is an offer for people to "come through the doorway with us, an invitation to the listener to accept the change that we felt we needed to make creatively."