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{{quote|I'm proud to lend my voice to this reimagining of “The Chain” for Gears 5. I was drawn to the story of Kait overcoming fear and standing up to fight. Her story of breaking out with her own voice is most definitely one I relate to!}}
 
{{quote|I'm proud to lend my voice to this reimagining of “The Chain” for Gears 5. I was drawn to the story of Kait overcoming fear and standing up to fight. Her story of breaking out with her own voice is most definitely one I relate to!}}
  
On October 14, 2019, Evanescence posted an Instagram story which shows the band recording the song in the studio.<ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgXWc59Htvw Evanescence finishing to record Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" for Gears 5]</ref> Currently it's unknown whether this will be a single release or part of the band's [[Fifth studio album|fifth studio album]]. The next day, they posted more Instagram stories which shows that [[Troy McLawhorn]] is also providing vocals, and a full orchestra was used for the song.
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On October 14, 2019, Evanescence posted an Instagram story which shows the band recording the song in the studio.<ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgXWc59Htvw Evanescence finishing to record Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" for Gears 5]</ref> Currently it's unknown whether this will be a single release or part of the band's [[Fifth studio album|fifth studio album]]. The next day, they posted more Instagram stories which shows that [[Troy McLawhorn]] is also providing vocals, a full orchestra was used for the song and the producer is Bobby Tahouri.
  
 
==Versions==
 
==Versions==

Revision as of 04:54, 16 October 2019

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General information

Written by: Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, Christine McVie, John McVie and Stevie Nicks

The Chain is a song by Fleetwood Mac that Evanescence covered for the video game Gears 5. The teaser trailer containing Amy's vocals was published on September 5, 2019.[1] When the band were on their Fall 2019 European tour, Amy confirmed to fans at a meet and greet that the band will get together after the tour to finish recording the full song.

Amy and Xbox have redefined the classic Fleetwood Mac song to embody the dark threat of Kait (the game's protagonist)'s abuser, the evil Queen Myrrah, calling out and threatening her. As Kait nears the end of the journey in the spot, she stands, revs her Lancer, and fights back against her abuser. The lyrics help drive the narrative, as each line corresponds with the chaotic journey Kait is experiencing, both in the desert and in her own mind.[2] Amy said the following about covering this song:

Vin1.jpg I'm proud to lend my voice to this reimagining of “The Chain” for Gears 5. I was drawn to the story of Kait overcoming fear and standing up to fight. Her story of breaking out with her own voice is most definitely one I relate to! Vin2.jpg


On October 14, 2019, Evanescence posted an Instagram story which shows the band recording the song in the studio.[3] Currently it's unknown whether this will be a single release or part of the band's fifth studio album. The next day, they posted more Instagram stories which shows that Troy McLawhorn is also providing vocals, a full orchestra was used for the song and the producer is Bobby Tahouri.

Versions

Studio Versions

The Chain

  • Recording date: October 2019
  • Status: In recording process
  • Released on: TBC
  • Length: TBC

Lyrics

References