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Video: AMEN Performs New Song At KNOTFEST

Fan-filmed video footage of AMEN, the band led by frontman Casey Chaos, performing a brand new song on October 25 at Knotfest in Devore, California can be seen below. Sitting in on drums at the show was former SOULFLY and current STONE SOUR sticksman Roy Mayorga. AMEN recently recorded a new album with producer Ross ...

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SERJ TANKIAN's Collaboration With Dance Music Pioneer BENNY BENASSI Available For Streaming

"Shooting Helicopters", SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian's collaboration with Italian electro house institution Benny Benassi, can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The song was released last month via Ultra Music. According to a press-release, "what you have with 'Shooting Helicopters' is the finished product for an idea that started well over ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN's SERJ TANKIAN To Guest On New AVICII Album

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Avicii is hitting up the rock world for collaborations on his upcoming album. The DJ is recording tracks with SYSTEM OF A DOWN's Serj Tankian, GREEN DAY's Billie Joe Armstrong, and INCUBUS' Mike Einziger. Einzinger, who worked on Avicii's last album as well, recently recalled their first meeting with ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: 'It's Time To End This Misery Known As The Israeli Occupation Of Gaza And The West Bank'

Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian (SYSTEM OF A DOWN) has posted the following message on his Facebook page: "It's time to end this misery known as the Israeli Occupation of Gaza and the West Bank. [The song] 'Occupied Tears', from my solo record 'Harakiri', was written about this and the hypocrisy ...

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Aria - VIZA

Once known as VISA (assumedly changed by objection from a certain credit card carrier), the L.A. based VIZA have made a powerful ally in the form of Serj Tankian. Their crafty blending of Greek and Armenian roots into wavering rock and punk modes often rings of SYSTEM OF A DOWN, which has likely helped endear ...

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AMEN's CASEY CHAOS: 'It Just Seemed Like Perfect Timing' For Band To Come Back

Los Angeles "punk" band AMEN, led by the enigmatic, energetic, and perennially self-destructive frontman Casey Chaos, will reform for a one-off performance at this year's fan-funded festival Alt-Fest. Scheduled to take place August 15-17 at Boughton Estate, Kettering, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom, Alt-Fest will feature additional appearances by MARILYN MANSON, ARCH ENEMY, THE CULT, CRADLE OF ...

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Reactivated AMEN Confirmed For U.K.'s ALT-FEST

Los Angeles "punk" band AMEN, led by the enigmatic, energetic, and perennially self-destructive frontman Casey Chaos, will reform for a one-off performance at this year's Alt-Fest. Scheduled to take place August 15-17 at Boughton Estate, Kettering, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom, Alt-Fest will feature additional appearances by MARILYN MANSON, ARCH ENEMY, THE CULT, CRADLE OF FILTH and ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: 'Distant Thing' Video Released

"Distant Thing", the new video from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian's collaborative jazz-infused album "Jazz-iz Christ", can be seen below. Released on July 23, "Jazz-iz Christ" is Serj's brainchild, but truly is a collaborative effort between many musicians that Tankian curated to be part of the group and self-titled album. Among ...

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SERJ TANKIAN's 'Disarming Time' Art Exhibit: Video Footage From Opening Night

Project Gallery has welcomed multifaceted musician, artist, poet and activist Serj Tankian in the premiere of his debut interactive art exhibit, "Disarming Time". A uniquely audible and visual experience, "Disarming Time" features a collection of Tankian's 22 original art pieces: paintings, mixed media and sculptural works paired with a track of music composed specifically for ...

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DEVICE Talks To FIGHT NETWORK: Full Interview Posted Online

Earlier in the year, Fight Network's Fight + Music conducted an interview with DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman. You can now watch the chat below. DEVICE recently filmed a video for the song "You Think You Know". Directing the clip once again was P.R. Brown, who helmed DEVICE's first video, for ...

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SERJ TANKIAN's 'Disarming Time' Musical Paintings To Be Exhibited In Hollywood

Project Gallery welcomes multifaceted musician, artist, poet and activist Serj Tankian in the premiere of his debut interactive art exhibit, "Disarming Time". A uniquely audible and visual experience, "Disarming Time" features a collection of Tankian's 22 original art pieces: paintings, mixed media and sculptural works paired with a track of music composed specifically for each ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: 'Yerevan To Paris' Video Released

"Yerevan To Paris", the new video from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian's collaborative jazz-infused album "Jazz-iz Christ", can be seen below. Released on July 23, "Jazz-iz Christ" is Serj's brainchild, but truly is a collaborative effort between many musicians that Tankian curated to be part of the group and self-titled album. ...

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DEVICE: 'You Think You Know' Video Released

"You Think You Know", the new video from DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman, can be seen below. The clip was filmed by director P.R. Brown, who also helmed the band's first video, for the song "Vilify". Brown has previously collaborated with such artists as MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, John Mayer, Alicia Keys, ...

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DEVICE: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Portland, Maine Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman, performing on August 8 at the Asylum in Portland, Maine can be seen below. DEVICE recently filmed a video for the song "You Think You Know". Directing the clip once again was P.R. Brown, who helmed DEVICE's first video, for the song ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN Drummer: New Album 'Is Coming'

German TV channel ZDF Kultur spoke with SYSTEM OF A DOWN drummer John Dolmayan earlier tonight (Saturday, August 17) prior to the band's performance at the Rock 'N' Heim festival in Hockenheim, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. At the conclusion of SYSTEM OF A DOWN's July 29 concert at the Hollywood Bowl ...

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DEVICE Interviewed On Canada's 'Beyond The Watch' (Video)

On Sunday, August 11, "Beyond The Watch" conducted an interview with DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman, at the Toronto, Ontario, Canada stop of this summer's Gigantour. You can now watch the chat below. DEVICE recently filmed a video for the song "You Think You Know". Directing the clip once again was ...

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DEVICE: Pro-Shot Footage Of 'Out Of Line' Performance

Multi-camera, professionally filmed video footage of DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman, performing the song "Out Of Line" — with a special guest appearance by BLACK LABEL SOCIETY bassist John "J.D." DeServio — can be seen below. DEVICE recently filmed a video for the song "You Think You Know". Directing the clip ...

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