Tag Archives: Shavo Odadjian

System of a Down bassist Shavo Odadjian launches new project, North Kingsley

Posted by on January 21, 2020

We all know that Shavo Odadjian would love to make new music with System of a Down, but in the meantime, the bassist as started a new band called North Kingsley. Joining him on this venture are Ray Hawthorne and Saro Paparian. No music has been revealed but more news shall be coming shortly. I am proud to […]

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System of a Down still don’t see eye to eye on new material

Posted by on September 18, 2019

In a completely shocking update, vocalist Serj Tankian shares that the band still doesn’t see “eye to eye” on new material. Back this past May, Guitarist Daron Malakian shared that same sentiment on Talk Is Jericho and bassist Shavo Odadjian said if it was up to him, they would have never stopped. As Tankian was […]

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Mastodon post episode 6 of the “Crack The Skye” documentary; talks about Brent Hinds’ concussion

Posted by on May 30, 2019

  Mastodon have posted episode 6 of the Crack The Skye Documentary and within the episode discuss the aftermath of guitarist Brent Hinds’ head injury. Back in 2007, at the MTV Video Music Awards, Hinds got in a drunken altercation with System of a Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and musician William Hudson which left Hinds […]

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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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Serj Tankian says System of a Down doesn’t see ‘eye to eye’ on band’s direction

Posted by on December 21, 2017

If you’re a System of a Down fan, you’ve been waiting over ten years for a new album, and according to a new interview with frontman, Serj Tankian, we might have to wait a little longer. At this point, we might see a new Tool album before we see a System of a Down record. In […]

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System of A Down bassist says new album “is not happening right now”

Posted by on July 5, 2017

Late last year, many System of a Down fans got excited thinking a new album would arrive sometime this year. We haven’t seen anything new from these guys since 2005’s Hypnotize aside from frontman Serj Tankian’s solo efforts. No one can really understand what’s taking them so long, including drummer John Dolmayan who recently revealed […]

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Shavo Odadjian directed Mortal Kombat X launch trailer premieres

Posted by on April 6, 2015

Last week, the official TV spot for the next installation of the Mortal Kombat series premiered – showcasing the directing skills of System of a Down bassist, Shavo Odadjian. Today, we finally got to take a look at the actual launch trailer for Mortal Kombat X which was also directed by Odadjian. The trailer features […]

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Shavo Odadjian highlights directing skills for new Mortal Kombat game

Posted by on March 30, 2015

Mortal Kombat X continues to get more metal. First the petition to put Oderus Urungus in the game broke earlier in the year. Now, System of a Down bassist Shavo Odadjian released a commercial for the new installment of the series he directed himself! Check out his ad below as well as a sneak peak […]

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System of a Down have written new songs

Posted by on March 25, 2015

It’s been ten years since System of a Down have written a new album, which is almost approaching Tool territory. But according to an interview with bassist Shavo Odadjian, the band have some new songs written, and there’s a “very good chance” they’ll be hitting the studio before too long. Madcap Music Review caught up […]

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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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