Performing at Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, May 19th
UNCASVILLE, CT (February 4, 2019) – Transcendent, two – time Grammy Award – winning Rock band, Evanescence, have announced a new batch of spring headline tour dates. The trek serves as a follow up to the group’s massive 2017 and 2018 “Synthesis Live” tours that featured a powerful live orchestra and received rave reviews nationwide. The upcoming run marks Evanescence’s return to their signature Rock shows, revered by fans across the globe. The trek takes the quintet throughout the East Coast and Southern U.S., and wrapping in Uncasville, CT at Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, May 19th at 8:00pm.
Tickets are $45.00, $35.00 and $25.00 and go on sale Friday, February 8th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to Ticketmaster.com or call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000. Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Saturday, February 9th, subject to availability.
After touring European festivals and shows in 2016 and early 2017, Evanescence unveiled their fourth album and most ambitious effort to date, Synthesis. Released fall 2017 via BMG, the group worked in the studio with producer, Will Hunt, and orchestra arranger and composer, David Campbell. Synthesis features two new Evanescence songs in addition to fan favorites re – imagined with a live orchestra and electronica. The record debuted at #8 on the Billboard Top 200 and was also the #4 “Debut Top Album,” #1 “Debut Independent Album,” #1 “Current Rock Album,” and #1 “Debut Rock Album,” not to mention receiving critical acclaim from media staples including Rolling Stone, Paste, Nylon, Loudwire, Kerrang! and more.
The accompanying “Synthesis Live” tour launched in 2017 was augmented by Synthesis producer & live electronicist, Will Hunt, cellist and composer Dave Eggar, and conductor Susie Seiter. The band combined their intense performances and timeless songwriting with a gorgeous live orchestra, resulting in an ethereal concert experience. For the second leg of the tour in 2018, Evanescence teamed up with Billboard Award – winning electronic violinist, Lindsey Stirling, for a successful co – headliner that was dubbed one of Live Nation’s “Top 10 tour of the summer.” Evanescence also released their new concert film, Synthesis Live, in October 2018, capturing the group’s incredible musicality.
Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues Now. Mohegan Sun Arena is consistently ranked among the top three “Arenas in the World for its Size” and top 15 in the “World for All Size Venues.” The award – winning venue is the “#1 Casino Venue in the World,” “#1 Social Media Venue in the World” and a seven – time national award – winner for “Arena of the Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events, visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711.