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| Name        = Evanescence EP
|colspan="2" bgcolor=#92A3B7|'''Evanescence EP'''
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| Type        = ep
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| Artist      = [[Evanescence]]
|colspan="2"|[[Image:Evanescence_EP.jpg|250px]]
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| Cover        = Evanescence_EP.jpg
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| Released     = December 29, 1998 <ref>http://z1079rocks.iheart.com/articles/rock-news-104703/why-december-29th-matters-in-rock-15420491/</ref><br> January 2, 1999 <ref name="EvBoard"/><ref name="WrNG"/><ref name="dec9way"/>
|colspan="2" style="font-size:85%"|Evanescence EP concept art cover.
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| Recorded     = 1998
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| Length      = 30:42
|'''Released'''
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| Label       = None
|December, 1998
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| Last album  =
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| This album  = '''''Evanescence'''''<br />(1998)
| '''Recorded'''
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| Next album  = ''[[Sound Asleep]]''<br />(1999)
| 1998
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| Misc =
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|'''Label'''
 
|None
 
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| '''Length'''
 
| 30:42
 
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| '''Next Release'''
 
| [[Sound Asleep EP]] <small>(1999)</small>
 
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The '''''Evanescence EP''''' is the first EP by [[Evanescence]]. It was manufactured by [[Ben Moody]] and released by [[Amy Lee]] and Ben in 1998 at a concert at Vino's in [[Little Rock, Arkansas]], as a printed CD-R. The EP sold for $15 each, and sold out that night. The EP was sold to friends and family as support before it got sold at Vino's.
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'''''Evanescence''''' is the first EP by [[Evanescence]]. It was produced by [[Ben Moody]] and Jason Jones, and released by [[Amy Lee]] and Ben in January 1999<ref name="EvBoard">https://web.archive.org/web/20160304094958/http://www.evboard.com/328061-post1.html</ref><ref name="dec9way">{{cite web|title=Evanescence discography 2002|url=http://www.bigwigenterprises.com/reviews.htm|work=bigwigenterprises.com|accessdate=27 maggio 2015|author=|archiveurl=http://web.archive.org/web/20021209043243/http://www.bigwigenterprises.com/reviews.htm|archivedate= dicember 9 2002}}</ref><ref name="WrNG">See ''[[We're Not Goth]]'' website. (Screenshot: [[:File:We're not goth.png|We're not goth.png]]).</ref> at a concert at Vino's in [[Little Rock, Arkansas]], as a printed CD-R. The EP sold for $15 each, and sold out that night. The EP was sold to friends and family as support before it got sold at Vino's, in December 1998.
  
 
The EP is very rare; only 100 copies were made.
 
The EP is very rare; only 100 copies were made.
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== Track listing ==
 
== Track listing ==
#"[[Where Will You Go?]]" (''Evanescence EP'' version)
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{{Track listing
#"[[Solitude]]"
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| writing_credits = yes
#"[[Imaginary]]" (''Evanescence EP'' version)
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| total_length    = 30:42
#"[[Exodus]]"
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#"[[So Close]]"
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| title1          = [[Where Will You Go?]]
#"[[Understanding]]" (''Evanescence EP'' version)
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| writer1        = [[Amy Lee]], [[Ben Moody]]
#"[[The End]]"
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| length1        = 3:53
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| note1          = ''Evanescence'' EP version
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| title2          = [[Solitude]]
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| writer2        = Amy Lee, Ben Moody
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| length2        = 5:44
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| title3          = [[Imaginary]]
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| writer3        = Amy Lee, Ben Moody
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| length3        = 4:01
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| note3          = ''Evanescence'' EP version
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| title4          = [[Exodus]]
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| writer4        = Amy Lee, Ben Moody
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| length4        = 3:03
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| title5          = [[So Close]]
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| writer5        = Ben Moody, William Boyd, Matt Outlaw
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| length5        = 4:29
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| title6          = [[Understanding]]
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| writer6        = Ben Moody
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| length6        = 7:21
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| note6          = ''Evanescence'' EP version
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| title7          = [[The End]]
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| writer7        = Amy Lee, Ben Moody
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| length7        = 2:00
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}}
  
 
=== Outtakes ===
 
=== Outtakes ===
*"[[My Immortal]]" - The first ever version. Included only the vocals of Amy and a piano, featured some different lyrics.
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*"[[Give Unto Me]]" - The original version, later adapted into an instrumental for the ''[[Sound Asleep|Sound Asleep EP]]''.
*"[[Give Unto Me]]" - A piano-vocal version, featuring lyrics. Was later remade as an instrumental for the ''[[Sound Asleep EP]]''.
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*"[[My Immortal]]" - First recorded demo of the song. Features Amy playing a simplified piano arrangement with vocals.  
 
*"[[October]]"
 
*"[[October]]"
*"[[Me & You]]"
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*"[[Me & You]]" {{Cn}} - Speculated to be an outtake, but most likely a result of miscommunication.
  
 
== Lineup ==
 
== Lineup ==

Latest revision as of 13:50, 18 September 2019

Evanescence EP
EP by Evanescence
Released December 29, 1998 [1]
January 2, 1999 [2][3][4]
Recorded 1998
Length 30:42
Label None
Evanescence chronology
Evanescence
(1998)
Sound Asleep
(1999)
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Evanescence is the first EP by Evanescence. It was produced by Ben Moody and Jason Jones, and released by Amy Lee and Ben in January 1999[2][4][3] at a concert at Vino's in Little Rock, Arkansas, as a printed CD-R. The EP sold for $15 each, and sold out that night. The EP was sold to friends and family as support before it got sold at Vino's, in December 1998.

The EP is very rare; only 100 copies were made.

The cover features the sculpture Angel of Grief by William Wetmore Story, also found on the cover of Nightwish's Once and The Tea Party's The Edges Of Twilight.

Track listing

No. TitleWriter(s) Length
1. "Where Will You Go?" (Evanescence EP version)Amy Lee, Ben Moody 3:53
2. "Solitude"  Amy Lee, Ben Moody 5:44
3. "Imaginary" (Evanescence EP version)Amy Lee, Ben Moody 4:01
4. "Exodus"  Amy Lee, Ben Moody 3:03
5. "So Close"  Ben Moody, William Boyd, Matt Outlaw 4:29
6. "Understanding" (Evanescence EP version)Ben Moody 7:21
7. "The End"  Amy Lee, Ben Moody 2:00
Total length:
30:42

Outtakes

Lineup

  • Amy Lee - vocals, piano, keyboards, arrangements
  • Ben Moody - guitars, drums, keyboards, programming, arrangements

Guests

Images

These are original concept art images from an unknown source. The front insert is the single image on one side and blank on the other. The back insert is the same way. The disc has the four 'E' designs screened in black on a silver CD-R.

Download

You can download a Perfect Rip of the EP here:

References