Tag Archives: John Dolmayan

System of a Down announce arena tour

Posted by on November 24, 2014

System of a Down drummer John Dolmayan might not have been making much sense on Twitter, but it looks like he was actually counting down towards something. April 24, 2015 will mark the 100 year anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. GIven that the band’s heritage is Armenian and they’ve spoken about it at length in […]

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It’s official, System of a Down drummer John Dolmayan is trolling us all

Posted by on November 21, 2014

This week started off with some vague announcements on the System of a Down and Lamb of God front. While Lamb of God’s led to a new website, and System of a Down announced a few new shows, drummer John Dolmayan has been releasing some provocative teasers via his Twitter account. “Yes, it’s true,” the […]

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Today in things happening – Lamb of God, System of a Down offer non-updates

Posted by on November 18, 2014

Do you follow bands on social media? Of course you do – we do too. And two of the bigger heavy bands of the last 15 years are doing things. Or at least teasing that they might be doing things. Lamb of God and System of a Down offered a few updates via social media […]

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System Of A Down drummer crowdfunding side project, These Grey Men

Posted by on June 17, 2014

System of a Down hasn’t exactly been coming up with new material recently, however their drummer John Dolmayan is raising money for his covers project titled These Grey Men. You wouldn’t necessarily expect a member of a multi-platinum band to need to crowd-fund, but John explains that the project is being developed without a record […]

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Serj Tankian Once Again Downplays Talk About New System Of A Down Album

Posted by on August 1, 2013

Noticing a pattern here?  Whenever a member of System Of A Down speaks out about the status of a new album, Serj Tankian quickly downplays the hype. Last Monday night, it was drummer John Dolmayan who told the crowd at SOAD’s show at the Hollywood Bowl that “Next time we come back here, we’ll have […]

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System Of A Down’s John Dolmayan Claims “We’ll Have A New Album” By The Time They Next Play L.A.

Posted by on July 31, 2013

Last Monday night (July 29), System Of A Down played their only U.S. date of 2013 at the Hollywood Bowl in L.A. However, the night was memorable for fans thanks to a comment made by drummer John Dolmayan at the end of the show. “Next time we come back here, we’ll have a new fucking […]

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System Of A Down Calls Shavo Odadjian’s Comments About Serj Tankian “Misleading” In Official Statement

Posted by on May 21, 2013

Things got a little awkward for System Of A Down fans yesterday morning (May 20). Not only did bassist Shavo Odadjian post a series of comments on his Facebook page declaring that Serj Tankian was to blame for no new album, but even suggested that SOAD should consider replacing the singer.In fact, the posts caused […]

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Shavo Odadjian Publicly Blames Serj Tankian For No New System Of A Down Album

Posted by on May 20, 2013

System Of A Down’s return from an extended hiatus has been moving slow at best, with the band having only done limited tour runs in the States and Europe since 2011. So unsurprisingly, talk of whether (not even when) SOAD would release a new album in the immediate future has been light. That is until […]

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System Of A Down Guitarist Daron Malakian’s Gibson SG Stolen

Posted by on August 7, 2012

While Bram went to the System of a Down and Deftones show on Saturday night (8/4) at the PNC Center in Holmdel, NJ, I went to see System Of A Down kick off their mini East Coast tour in Camden, NJ last Thursday (2). However, it appears that guitarist Daron Malakian didn’t have as great […]

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System Of A Down Auctioning Tickets And Lunch Date To Benefit Japan

Posted by on April 26, 2011

System Of A Down are auctioning a pair of tickets, plus a personal lunch with John Dolmayan, for each date of their upcoming North American and European headlining tour. All proceeds will benefit Music For Relief’s earthquake and tsunami relief efforts in Japan.

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