Tag Archives: System of a Down

Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway streaming new song “Guns Are Loaded”

Posted by on July 13, 2018

While System of a Down continue to rehash on their dramatic hiatus, guitarist Daron Malakian is looking forward to his side project Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway’s new album Dictator to arrive on July 20th. The group has already shared new songs “Dictator,” and “Lives.” Today (13th) the band revealed another new track with […]

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System of a Down’s Serj Tankian and John Dolmayan explain band’s hiatus

Posted by on July 13, 2018

Following System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian’s interview with Kerrang, vocalist Serj Tankian has decided to issue a statement explaining the group’s hiatus. It was just yesterday (12th), when Malakian revealed it was Tankian who caused the band’s extended break as well as disclosing how the singer never wanted to record 2005’s Mezmerize/Hypnotize albums. […]

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System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian says Serj Tankian didn’t want to record Mezmerize/Hypnotize

Posted by on July 12, 2018

Back in December 2017, System of a Down frontman Serj Tankian revealed how the band doesn’t see eye to eye with their musical direction. Since then, we’ve been somewhat teased with the recurring question –  Will we ever see a new SOAD album? While drummer John Dolmayan has previously stated the group has “fifteen fantastic […]

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System of a Down members appear to be working in the studio together

Posted by on July 9, 2018

It’s been thirteen long years since System of a Down released 2005’s Mezmerize and Hypnotize. While drummer John Dolmayan once gave us hope for new material stating that the band has fifteen fantastic songs written for a new record, he also admitted the new LP will arrive, “maybe never.” Daron Malakian has also confirmed that […]

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System of a Down update: New album coming maybe never, says John Dolmayan

Posted by on June 11, 2018

It’s been over 12 years since System of a Down released their double album, Mezmerize/Hypnotize. Since then, the band have toured sporadically and been involved with multiple other projects, and while the flames were fanned when the band said that they had new music they were working on back in 2016, nothing’s come of it yet. […]

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Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway unveil new song “Dictator”

Posted by on June 1, 2018

At this point, we shouldn’t expect to hear anything new from System of a Down. However, there are members including Daron Malakian that are creating fresh tunes. Earlier this spring, we knew Malakian revived his Scars on Broadway project as he rebranded it to Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway by premiering the music video […]

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Watch Tina Fey sing System of a Down’s “Chop Suey” on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Posted by on May 21, 2018

Over the years, there’s been countless of artists covering System of a Down’s “Chop Suey.” Just last year, Motionless in White gave it a spin. During this past weekend, the song took a comedic twist when actress/comedian Tina Fey sang part of it on Saturday Night Live. The sketch involved the actress competing in a […]

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Daron Malakian confirms no new System of a Down album (for now)

Posted by on May 11, 2018

It’s been well over a decade since System of a Down released anything new. The group’s entire catalog was created in less than ten years and, that right there should say something. While the group revealed West Coast dates as well as headlining this year’s Aftershock Festival, it’s safe to assume that we shouldn’t expect […]

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Daron Malakian and Scars On Broadway premiere “Lives” music video

Posted by on April 23, 2018

After six years collecting dust on the shelves, System of A Down guitarist/vocalist Daron Malakian has decided to revive his Scars On Broadway project with the long-anticipated second album Dictator to be released on July 20th. It’s been a decade since the self-titled debut arrived and today (23rd), he revealed the first single with “Lives.” […]

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System of a Down, Deftones, Jonathan Davis and more scheduled for 2018’s Aftershock Fest

Posted by on April 9, 2018

Monster Energy Music’s Aftershock Festival has announced the first wave of acts scheduled to perform on October 13th and 14th at Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA. The headliners will include System of a Down, Deftones, Alice In Chains, Incubus, Godsmack, Shinedown, 311, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, At The Drive-In, Seether, and Jonathan […]

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