Jen Majura “still in shock” after Evanescence firing, has already had offers from other bands

Jen Majura
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Jen Majura says she’s “still in shock” after being removed from Evanescence last month.

“It’s three weeks now since I got the news, I’m still in this blurry, oblivious momentum,” the guitarist told Solar Guitars head honcho Ola Englund in a recent episode of his Coffee With Ola YouTube series. “I guess I’m still in shock, because [it’s like] after being married six years, all of a sudden you’re divorced.”

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.