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Serj Tankian joins surviving Audioslave members for “Like A Stone” cover

Posted by on June 4, 2017

Germany’s Rock am Ring festival wrapped up tonight (4) after a shortened first night that saw the 90,000-strong crowd evacuated after a credible terror threat. Given what took place the following evening in London, it was a good move to do so. Yesterday, another emotional moment took place, but this time, it was due to the […]

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Watch System of a Down frontman Serj Tankian’s powerful performance at ‘Game of Thrones’ concert experience

Posted by on March 24, 2017

The Game of Thrones concert experience kicked off on February 20th in Minneapolis and concludes next Sunday, April 2nd in Portland, OR. The concert brings the HBO hit series to life, incorporating its music performed by an orchestra, choir, and guest vocalists on seven stages representing the seven kingdoms of Westeros. Visual enhancements projecting highlighted […]

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System of a Down’s Serj Tankian provides update on band’s new album status

Posted by on May 6, 2016

Some of the running gags in rock and metal regarding long-awaited albums usually include bands like Tool or Necrophagist which haven’t released any new music in years, despite being active or at least officially not dead. But many forget that there’s another band that have already reached 11 years since they released a new album but are […]

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New & Noteworthy, March 3rd – You Can’t Kill Rock and Roll

Posted by on March 3, 2015

Although this year has started off on a fairly slow note, time and experience have proven that the release calendar is hardly a measure of the spirit of metal fans. 2015 is going to be a big year for heavy music, make no mistake. In the meantime, don’t skip out on what this week has […]

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Randy Rhoads tribute album is streaming now

Posted by on March 2, 2015

We’ve known for a while now about a tribute album for former Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot guitarist Randy Rhoads was in the works. With the album, Immortal Randy Rhoads, The Ultimate Tribute, being released tomorrow via UDR, it’s streaming now.  As the guitarist for Ozzy’s first two solo albums, Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman, […]

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Serj Tankian, Tom Morello go off the rails on Ozzy cover

Posted by on January 21, 2015

When you think of Randy Rhoads, Ozzy Osbourne’s guitarist for his first two solo albums, System of a Down singer Serj Tankian isn’t necessarily the first name to come to mind. However, he got together with Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello to record a cover of “Crazy Train” for the forthcoming compilation Immortal Randy […]

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Randy Rhoads tribute to feature Serj Tankian, Tom Morello, and more

Posted by on January 12, 2015

In just 25 years, on Ozzy Osbourne first two solo albums and a stint in Quiet Riot, Randy Rhoads cemented himself as one of the best and most imitated guitarists in metal. And while the guitarist’s life was tragically cut short in 1982, he’s getting his due via a tribute album (and no, we’re not […]

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Serj Tankian says there has been talk about new System of a Down music

Posted by on January 8, 2015

While System of a Down got everyone pretty excited last year by playing KROQ’s ‘Almost Acoustic Christmas’ show, then announcing a world tour to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide. And while the band reconvening for shows is cause for excitement, they did that a few years ago, and it’s been ten years […]

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Hear Serj Tankian go EDM on Benny Benassi track

Posted by on August 14, 2014

While System of a Down haven’t made music since 2006, the same can’t be said for singer Serj Tankian. He’s released five solo albums and appeared on a Tech N9ne album since the band stopped releasing music, and isn’t showing signs of slowing down. He just teamed up with EDM artist Benny Benassi for a […]

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Here’s an updated list of how much it costs to book your favorite band

Posted by on June 13, 2014

A few weeks ago, website Priceonomics did some number crunching and found out what it would cost to book a number of bands. At the time, we noted that the math was a little bit off, due to the fact that it was through a third party booking agent. We also noted that some of the […]

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