Tag Archives: System of a Down

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 playing KROQ holiday show

Posted by on November 10, 2014

Nine years. In a week and a half, it will have been that long since System of a Down have released an album. And while there’s no plans for the band to head back in the studio any time soon, they’re going to be playing at least one show before year’s end. It’s been announced […]

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Metal community reacts to Wayne Static’s passing

Posted by on November 2, 2014

With the sudden untimely passing of Wayne Static yesterday, the hard rock and metal community are coming to grips with the loss of the Static-X frontman, which happened just days before his 49th birthday. Information is still scarce about his cause of death, but regardless of what led to his passing, many that have known […]

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Completely unscientific study finds Tool fans smarter than Disturbed ones

Posted by on October 24, 2014

Being a software application writer must give you a lot of free time. That’s perhaps one explanation behind Virgil Griffith, who’s correlated musical tastes with the SAT scores of their fans. Here’s how he did it: via Facebook, he had a friend download the ten most frequent “favorite music” at colleges via their school’s Network […]

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‘Wolf of Wall Street’ gets a System of a Down mashup makeover

Posted by on October 14, 2014

Back in February, some genius decided to mash up footage from last years’ The Wolf of Wall Street when Leonardo DiCaprio was yelling and making Jens Kidman face to Meshuggah. The end result was amazing, and now someone’s possibly one-upped it. While the newness factor isn’t there, someone’s gone and made a mashup of System of a […]

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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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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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Rogue Records looking to crowdfund supergroup compilation album

Posted by on June 3, 2014

Metal label Rogue Records doesn’t have a particularly large or well-known roster (Synthetic Breed, Means End, Humanity’s Last Breath and Dischordia are a few of it’s bands), but what they lack in size, they make up for in ambition. The label announced today that starting next week, they’ll be launching an Indiegogo campaign to fund […]

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Here’s Linkin Park with Daron from System of a Down

Posted by on June 3, 2014

With The Hunting Party coming out in two weeks (17), Linkin Park are letting people hear a bit more of it. Just a few days ago, the band released “Wastelands,” and today they released a lyric video for another track, “Rebellion.” If you’re a fan of System of a Down, you’ll want to give this a […]

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This System of a Down/Elton John mashup doesn’t deserve to be so great

Posted by on May 2, 2014

It’s been a while since we’ve heard a good mashup. In fact, it’s been a while since we’ve heard a mashup period. Their day kind of came and went about a decade ago, with the exception of Girl Talk. Thanks to Neil Cicierega, we now have the mashup we didn’t know we needed. He took […]

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