CHUM delivers up a multi-platform dose of multi-platinum rockers Evanescence. MuchMusic is the centre of the Goth world on January 9th, as Evanescence takes the stage for the next installment of the critically acclaimed [email protected] series.
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Alt-rockers Evanescence take the stage at MuchMusic for a live performance and interview Tuesday, January 9th at 7pm ET.
The band’s highly anticipated sophomore effort, The Open Door, is certified double platinum and supported by a hugely successful North American tour. Fresh from their sold-out show at the Air Canada Centre, metal’s newest gods, led by superstar Amy Lee, bring their distinctive brand of passion and pain to MuchMusic’s headquarters in downtown Toronto.
As always, Much provides the ultimate fan access, this time through a killer new contest that gives Evanescence fans the chance for a backstage interview with the band for muchmusic.com. Plus there’s even more Evanescence on Star!, MuchMusic, Citytv, A-Channel, and CP24, and online at www.muchmusic.com.
MUCHMUSIC: Evanescence – [email protected]
Tuesday, January 9th at 7pm ET (60min. – LIVE)
MuchMusic pulls out all the stops to set the stage for a rock-tastic performance by Evanescence of tracks from The Open Door and their multi-platinum selling 2003 debut album Fallen. They also have an in depth chat with Host Devon Soltendieck about life in the limelight and the meaning behind the music on their latest disc. Once again MuchMusic puts fans first, enabling those in the live audience to ask questions along with viewers across Canada via text and e-mail. Fans can stay tuned to Much or visit www.muchmusic.com for details on winning a limited number of wristbands to get into the show.
Close Encounters With . . . Evanescence
With a muchmusic.com camera in tow, a winner and a friend get a chance at a backstage pass to the January 8th Evanescence concert at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre to soak up the behind–the-scenes buzz and then interview the band for muchmusic.com. Check muchmusic.com for the winners.
Here’s the complete rundown:
Citytv / CP24 News
Monday, January 8th
CityNews reporter Liz West scoops an interview with Evanescence that airs during the 6pm ET newscast, repeated on CP24 News at 7pm ET.
Amy Lee and Terry Balsamo from Evanescence on MuchOnDemand
Tuesday, January 9th at 5pm ET
With less than two hours before the [email protected] performance, Much VJs Leah Miller and Matte Babel get singer Amy Lee and guitarist Terry Balsamo psyched up on the daily fan-and-celebrity showcase MuchOnDemand.
MUCHMUSIC – Countdown to Evanescence – [email protected]
Tuesday, January 9th beginning at 6pm ET
Much VJ Matte Babel buzzes in hot facts about Evanescence during live cut-ins embedded within the following specials that immediately precede the [email protected] performance.
“Spotlight”: Evanescence – 6pm ET (30min.)
Classic sound bites, interviews and videos mesh for a compelling half-hour artist showcase special on Evanescence.
“Born to Be”: Evanescence – 6:30pm ET (30min.)
Some artists luck into fame, while others are “Born To Be”. From humble roots to world chart domination, this in-depth career-capsulizer exposes the gritty details, life events and character traits that propelled Evanescence to rock stardom. Hot performance highlights roll in with interview clips from Much’s extensive archive to round out this special.
STAR! – Star! Daily
Tuesday, January 9th at 6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT
Star! Daily’s Danielle McGimsie goes one-on-one with Amy Lee of Evanescence from backstage at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Fans can watch repeat broadcasts on A-Channel @ 7:30pm ET (11:35pm PT) and Citytv @ 11:35pm ET / 6:30pm CT / 11:30pm MT / 6pm PT.
MORE ON MUCHMUSIC.COM
On January 10th fans can watch the complete Evanescence – [email protected], in addition to exclusive photos from the band’s appearance, on MuchAXS, MuchMusic’s viewer-controlled broadband community. For those who can’t get enough, Evanescence tracks and ringtones are available at muchmusic.com.
Evanescence on MuchMusic’s MuchNews Weekly
MuchMusic VJ Sarah Taylor hooks up with Evanescence for the latest on the band’s new album and tour for broadcast on MuchNews Weekly. Fans can catch this interview on January 14th at 4pm and 10:30pm ET.
MuchLOUD – Evanescence – [email protected]
REPEAT – Sunday, January 28th @ 7pm ET and 10pm ET (60min.)
Another chance for fans across Canada to see MuchMusic’s Evanescence – [email protected] This time it’s broadcast on MuchLOUD, Canada’s destination for the best in Alternative, Metal and Punk music videos featured alongside exclusive artist interviews, specials, classic archival material and up-to-the-minute concert info.