Evanescence leave record label

2014-03-19 by Christopher Geriak | 26 Comments
As many Evanescence fans have known, the band has been facing a lawsuit with their record
label Wind-Up Records, demanding $1.5 million on royalties. Today, Amy Lee just recently
posted on Facebook this statement:

Quote:
"Today, for the first time in 13 years, I am a free and independent artist. I have
wanted this for so long and I am so happy. CHEERS!"
According to many fans, this means that Evanescence has finally parted their ways with the
label, making them now an official independent artist.

However, no other current information has been released as of now.

Source:https://www.facebook.com/Evanescence/posts/10151926631471786?stream_ref=10

Tagged: Evanescence

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Italianjesusfootball
March 20th 2014
288 Comments


band is horrible, but i'm happy for them.

bloc
March 20th 2014
38645 Comments


Next album will be crowdfunded

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BigBlob
March 20th 2014
2282 Comments


maybe she has left the band and is gonna do solo work?!

Calc
March 20th 2014
15162 Comments


forgot this band existed.

KenboSlice
March 20th 2014
1301 Comments


Fallen was a terrible album.

Underflow
March 20th 2014
3692 Comments


They can now release the avant-jazz album they always dreamed of.

DatsNotDaMetulz
March 20th 2014
2998 Comments


Next of the nu-metal big hitters to go indie.

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Asdfp277
March 20th 2014
12510 Comments


"They can now release the avant-jazz album they always dreamed of." lmao

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SnakeDelilah
March 20th 2014
17354 Comments


music prob won't get better

Asdfp277
March 20th 2014
12510 Comments


how could that be possible?!

BeneaththeDarkOcean
March 20th 2014
674 Comments


The Open Door still remains the band's most underrated and best work. Maybe if their next album is better than the self-titled, Ev will be an "even-albums" band.

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Shuyin
March 20th 2014
13008 Comments


^agree

ConorIsNotHere
March 20th 2014
1308 Comments


^disagree, but still better than Fallen

Toondude10
March 20th 2014
10194 Comments


I really liked Fallen, never really cared about the rest of their albums, though What You Want is a pretty good track.

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insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
March 20th 2014
4068 Comments


I never liked the band, but, whatever, good for them.

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RikRoach7
March 20th 2014
1163 Comments


I liked The Open Door. It was a really discrete album, less commercial and more like Amy Lee just doing what she wanted. I always thought she'd be better off as solo musician.

Asdfp277
March 20th 2014
12510 Comments


the first two are the same album cut the bullshit

ConorIsNotHere
March 20th 2014
1308 Comments


TOD still better though.

Spec
March 20th 2014
32581 Comments


I know like two of their songs. Cool for them though.

elbaliem
March 20th 2014
1018 Comments


wake me up insiiideeee

MuhNamesTyler
March 20th 2014
5766 Comments


"Next album will be crowdfunded" [2]

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GiantSpeck
March 20th 2014
261 Comments


Wait, so I know that Amy Lee is a fairly creative woman, but if what they've released is the result of being held back by their label, then I'm really curious as to what she's capable of, artistically speaking.

rockandmetaljunkie
March 21st 2014
6159 Comments


lol, that means that their record label was holding them back, trying to set boundaries on what they
had envisioned ?
if that's the case, its really pretentious

"They can now release the avant-jazz album they always dreamed of"

hahaha

Fantas
March 21st 2014
66 Comments


Adolescence

the age where you grow out of them

MrMatt767
March 21st 2014
525 Comments


Whhyy is this band still relevant?

Asdfp277
March 21st 2014
12510 Comments


who said they're relevant?

edit:
@giantspeck: What tells you Amy Lee is creative, or envisioned something better that "WAKE ME UP INSIDE" when writing any of their albums?



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