Posts tagged "System of a Down"

SPIN 30: System of a Down Revisit Nu-Metal’s Greatest Album, ‘Toxicity’

On March 19, 1985, the first issue of SPIN hit newsstands. To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we’re revisiting a handful…
By: Dan Weiss / April 14, 2015

Watch System of a Down Play Their Only 2014 Show

Nü-metal artistes System of a Down played their first and only show of 2014 at KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas festival in Inglewood,…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 15, 2014

The 20 Best Albums of 2001

The 20 best albums of 2001, ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2002 issue of SPIN.]…
By: SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

System of a Down Aren’t Working on a New Album

Serj Tankian wants to be clear: System of a Down are not working on a new album. The 45-year-old frontman is currently in the midst of…
By: Kyle McGovern / July 31, 2013

System of a Down Hint at New Album After Denying Internal Drama

System of a Down are playing a set of European tour dates this summer, but the hard-rock band made a big announcement during a one-off…
By: Marc Hogan / July 31, 2013

Hear Tom Morello’s Occupy Wall Street Anthem ‘We Are the 99 Percent’

Onetime Zuccotti Park occupier Tom Morello rages against the one percent in a new fist-pumping protest anthem, "We Are the 99 Percent." The Rage/Audioslave guitarist…
By: Nicole Sia / September 28, 2012

Serj Tankian, ‘Harakiri ‘ (Reprise)

Eccentric System of a Down frontman caterwauls prophetic apocalyptic warnings over manic-depressive rock.
By: Jeanne Fury / July 9, 2012

Boycotting Arizona: Should They or Shouldn’t They?

Musicians debate whether a boycott is the best way to protest Arizona's new immigration law. [Full Magazine Story]…
By: Spencer Kornhaber / July 14, 2010

Sonic Youth and Zeppelin Bassist Collaborate

These days you're more likely to see a rock star sipping champagne in the mezzanine during intermission than admiring a freshly-trashed hotel room. From play…
By: Melissa Goldstein / December 4, 2008