1. Win an Evanescence-Signed Billboard

    November 08, 2011 3:30 PM EST "Amazing. Really cool. We're really proud." That's how Evanescence described the honor of topping the Oct. 29 Billboard 200 with its new self-titled album, its first in five years. The group chatted with Chart Beat Oct. 31 at Clear Channel's P.C. Richard & Son…

  2. Evanescence's Lee: Scrapped Material Could Resurface 'On Different Projects Someday'

    October 06, 2011 12:45 PM EDT The material Amy Lee initially wrote and subsequently abandoned for Evanescence 's new album is not lost and gone forever, she says. Lee began working on new music during the summer of 2009, and by early 2010 she was working with Will "Science" Hunt (not to be confused with…

  3. Amy Lee: New Evanescence Album Is 'Much More of a Band Collaboration'

    June 20, 2011 2:33 PM EDT Multi-platinum rock band Evanescence is currently recording in Nashville and intends to finish (except for mixing) its next album by the end of June, singer/pianist Amy Lee tells Billboard.com. The target date to release the album on Wind-up Records is Oct. 4. "After finishing touring …

  4. Evanescence Recording New Album, Plots Summer Tour

    March 26, 2010 4:22 PM EDT After just over three weeks in the studio in New York, Evanescence's Amy Lee says she feels "like I'm making the best album of my life." "I know that seems weird to say, but I wouldn't be here in the studio making another record if I didn't think it was…

  5. April 23, 2009

    April 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Bevan Davies replaces Will Hunt as drummer for Static-X. 1994 – No. 1 Billboard Album: “The Division Bell,” Pink Floyd. 1991 – Johnny Thunders of the Heartbreakers dies of drug-related causes in New Orleans, at the age of 38. 1981 – Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins give a…

  6. Evanescence In 'Healthier' Place With New Members

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Evanescence leader Amy Lee says recent lineup changes have made things "more fun" and "a lot healthier" for the band -- which bodes well for its jaunt on the upcoming Family Values Tour. Evanescence leader Amy Lee says recent lineup changes have made things "more fun…

  7. B&E: Dark New Day

    June 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Dark New Day. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. Although new to the modern rock scene, Dark New Day already has a past. Its members…