Tag Archives: John Dolmayan

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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It’s Official: System Of A Down Return From Hiatus

Posted by on November 29, 2010

Last week, rumors of System Of A Down getting back together were gaining strength. Some European festivals, like Germany’s Rock im Park and Rock am Ring, had let news of SOAD’s involvement slip. But this morning, the band released an official statement, confirming what fans have been waiting for since they went on hiatus in […]

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If You Love The 90s, You Won’t Hate The New Cypress Hill Song

Posted by on April 12, 2010

“Rise Up,” the new single from Cypress Hill, isn’t reinventing the wheel. In fact, it’s a straight up rap rock song. Written by Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello, it pretty much sounds like a lost Rage song with B. Real and Sen Dig spitting rhymes instead of Zach de la Rocha. That said, if […]

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System Of A Down Coming Back From Hiatus?

Posted by on January 12, 2010

System Of A Down’s hiatus may soon be coming to an end, at least according to hints dropped on bassist Shavo Odajian’s Twitter account. On a tweet last night, Odajian asked: “Are you guys ready for System???” Adding even more speculation, System Of A Down’s official Twitter account referenced Shavo’s post (note: the post on […]

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