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SERJ TANKIAN: New Audio Interview Available

Italian magazine Metal Shock conducted an interview with SYSTEM OF A DOWN singer Serj Tankian during his current tour in support of the 2007 solo album, "Elect the Dead". During the chat, Tankian said, among other things, that people coming to his shows understand this is a solo tour, not a SYSTEM OF A DOWN ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: 'Sky Is Over' Video Premiere

PopEater music blog is currently hosting the premiere of SYSTEM OF A DOWN singer Serj Tankian's new music video for "Sky Is Over", which is the next single off Serj's solo debut, "Elect the Dead". Watch the clip below. According to Tankian, the video "was co-directed by Tony Petrossian (who directed my 'Empty ...

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SERJ TANKIAN, TOM MORELLO, EDDIE VEDDER Contribute To 'War'

The Pulse of Radio reports that SYSTEM OF A DOWN vocalist Serj Tankian, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello and PEARL JAM frontman Eddie Vedder are among the artists contributing songs to the soundtrack of an upcoming film called "Body of War". According to RollingStone.com, the documentary follows the story of 26-year-old veteran Tomas ...

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FAIR TO MIDLAND: New Tour Dates Announced

Genre-bending Dallas progressive rock band FAIR TO MIDLAND has announced a nationwide headline tour starting in February that will hit major cities across the U.S., as well as two strings of tour dates as sole support for Serj Tankian around the U.S. and Canada. The tour kicks off on February 11 in Atlanta at the ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: More Tour Dates Announced

SYSTEM OF A DOWN vocalist Serj Tankian has scheduled the following tour dates: Mar. 08 - San Francisco, CA -Warfield Theatre Mar. 10 - Portland, OR - Roseland Theatre Mar. 11 - Seattle, WA - Showbox SoDo Mar. 15 - Calgary, AB - MacEwan Hall Mar. 16 - Edmonton, AB - Edmonton Event Center Mar. ...

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SERJ TANKIAN Paints Grim Picture With 'Sky Is Over'

The Pulse of Radio reports: SYSTEM OF A DOWN vocalist Serj Tankian has issued "Sky is Over" as the second single from his debut solo album, "Elect the Dead". Although Tankian doesn't say straight out what the song is about, he did tell The Pulse of Radio that it comes from both his childhood memories ...

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Shadows - ENEMY OF THE SUN

Guitarist/producer Waldemar Sorychta, the man who brought you DESPAIR and GRIP INC., as well as playing on the new EYES OF EDEN album and producing acts like LACUNA COIL, MOONSPELL, and THE GATHERING returns now to kick the world's ass with a new band called ENEMY OF THE SUN. And yes, the name is in ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN, ALICE IN CHAINS, VELVET REVOLVER Members Jam With TOM MORELLO In Hollywood

SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian, Richard Patrick of FILTER, Perry Farrell and his SATELLITE PARTY, ALICE IN CHAINS members Jerry Cantrell and new singer William DuVall, Mick Mars of MÖTLEY CRÜE, VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash, and Wayne Kramer of MC5 are among the musicians who joined RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: New Video Interview Available

Holland's Toazted.com recently conducted an interview with SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian. Watch the footage at this location. In other news, the videos for Tankian's songs "Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition" and "Lie, Lie, Lie" — directed by Greg Watermann (MUDVAYNE, LAMB OF GOD) and Martha Colburn, respectively — ...

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ANTHRAX Guitarist Reveals Favorite Albums Of 2007

ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian has revealed his top albums of 2007 in the latest installment of his regular column on SuicideGirls.com (dubbed "Scott Ian's Food Coma"). They are as follows: 01. MACHINE HEAD - "The Blackening" 02. MASTODON - "Blood Mountain" 03. HEAVEN AND HELL - "Live At Radio City" 04. EVERY TIME I DIE ...

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PARADISE LOST Performs 'Gothic' In Springfield; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of UK gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST performing the song "Gothic" during their headlining set Sunday night (November 18) at Jaxx in Springfield, Virginia can be viewed below (courtesy of servantofthebones). PARADISE LOST filmed the newest promotional video for the "In Requiem" album, for the song "Unreachable", on November 6 at Woodland ...

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SERJ TANKIAN Answers 'Frequently Asked Questions'

SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian recently answered several "frequently asked questions" via his MySpace page: Q: "Elect The Dead" [is] your first album released since SYSTEM OF A DOWN went on a hiatus in 2006. What was it like to make an album on your own? Tankian: I've wanted to make a solo ...

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LINKIN PARK, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, SERJ TANKIAN Confirmed For 'Almost Acoustic Christmas'

According to The Orange County Register, modern-rock mainstay LINKIN PARK, Tom DeLonge's ANGELS & AIRWAVES, veteran punk act BAD RELIGION and Huntington Beach's AVENGED SEVENFOLD are among the acts who will take part in the first night of KROQ's annual Almost Acoustic Christmas shows at Gibson Amphitheatre. The concerts, often the most coveted events of ...

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