- Personnel: Hiroko Taguchi, Jonathan Dinklage (violin, viola); Susan Perelman, Michael Roth , Claire Chan, Sarah Pratt, Maxim Moston, Entcho Todorov (violin); Dave Eggar , Claire Bryant, Anja Wood (cello); Chris Vrenna (keyboards, programming).
- Audio Mixer: Randy Staub .
- Recording information: Avatar Studios, NYC; Blackbird Studios, Nashville, TN.
- Photographer: Chapman Baehler.
- The eponymous third studio album from the Little Rock, Arkansas-based goth rock outfit, was produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Rush, Foo Fighters, Marilyn Manson) and preceded by the soaring first single "What You Want." The 12-track Evanescence is set to drop on October 11, 2011.
Entertainment Weekly (p.115) - "[Amy Lee] uses baroque orchestral accoutrements to wage an air assault on her demons..." -- Grade: B