Tag Archives: System of a Down

Dez Fafara On DevilDriver’s New Beginnings, Favorite Collaborations, And Love For Punk

Posted by on August 7, 2013

Even before 2013 was halfway done, Dez Fafara was all over the place. While he was touring with a reunited Coal Chamber, he was also putting the finishing touches on Winter Kills, DevilDriver’s sixth album and first with Napalm Records. And the remainder of the year promises not to slow down for Fafara, with Winter […]

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Tech N9ne shows rock cred with Serj Tankian, Five Finger Death Punch

Posted by on August 1, 2013

Earlier this year, we became aware of Kansas City rapper Tech N9ne, who declared his love of rock by announcing he’d be working with Serj Tankian on a track for his 13th album, Something Else. He also had a wish list of other high-profile metal singers for the album. It turns out that this is a […]

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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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Lars Ulrich to marry for the third time

Posted by on July 12, 2013

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has decided to take another stab at marriage with  his girlfriend Jessica Miller. The two were seen at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, celebrating their recent marriage with friends and family. This is Lars’ third marriage. His first was back in ’88, and he married his second wife, who […]

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“We Are” Helping the World Through Metal Music

Posted by on June 19, 2013

The much anticipated single ‘We Are”, which features Serj Tankian (System of a Down), Ihsahn (Emperor) and Devin Townsend (Strapping Young Lad) has been released today in the form of a lyric video. The single was produced by musician/journalist Ray Holroyd as part of his Revolution Harmony philanthropy, which raises funds for various charities by […]

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Serj Tankian Goes To Great Heights For His Art

Posted by on May 30, 2013

Serj Tankian has always been a busy man who does charity work, while also nourishing other musical projects. Unfortunately, this doesn’t mean we’ll be hearing a new System of a Down record anytime soon. Instead, the SOAD frontman has been working on two new non-SOAD albums while exploring other artistic mediums, this time, infusing music […]

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Jeff Hanneman Memorial Takes Place Minus WBC

Posted by on May 24, 2013

You’ve gotta give the Westboro Baptist Church at least this: they know when they’re outnumbered. The Jeff Hanneman public memorial went off without a hitch last night, as several thousand mourners packed the Hollywood Palladium. Speakers for the event included Hanneman’s bandmate Kerry King, Metal Blade president Brian Slagel,  and former Grim Reaper guitarist and […]

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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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