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Serj Tankian Dishes on Scoring His First Film '1915,' Upcoming Presidential Race & Fatherhood

From Billboard By Steve Baltin On stage with System of a Down, Serj Tankian is the frontman for one of the most blistering and frenetic aural assaults in all of rock, leading a frenzied mix of speeds that sends thousands into mosh pit mayhem. Offstage, however, he could not be further from the fury of that music, delivering his words with a thoughtfulness that makes him seem more like a professor than the lead singer of a multi-platinum hard rock band. System of a Down 2015 Tour: Serj Tankian Explains the Message Behind the Shows  For those who have had the opportunity to meet Tankian, it is not surprising at all he would wind his way into classical music and symphonies, as he did with...

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Serj Tankian and John Psathas Debut Video For Commemorative Composition "100 Years"

Video for the composition "100 Years" co-composed by Serj Tankian and John Psathas. The video is a somber commemoration to honor the Armenian, Greek and Assyrian victims of the first genocide of the 20th century.   Please note that the video does contain some graphic and sensitive archival images. Featuring:Vardan Grigoryan - DudukSofia Labropoulou - KanunVagelis Karypis - DaouliPetros Kourtis - DaouliAndreas Pappas - DaouliSerj Tankian - VocalsJeffrey Mallow - GuitarJohn Psathas - PianoDavid Alpay - ViolinSokratis Sinopoulos - LyraKostas Theodorakos - Vibes, Tubular Bell, Finger Cymbal

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‘1915’ Movie Trailer Released

From IndieWire “2015 marks not only the hundredth anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, but also the close of an entire century of forgotten genocides,” says "1915" co-director Garin Hovannisian in a statement. “‘1915’ is about denial —how we try to escape history, how history continues to haunt us. It is also about the need to face the ghosts of our own pasts.” Perhaps with his upcoming psychoglical thriller, Hovannisian hopes to shed light on a under-discussed corner of history. Co-directed by Alec Mouhibian and starring Simon Abkarian and Angela Sarafyan, the film centers on a mysterious director who is staging a play at the Los Angeles Theatre to honor the victims of the Armenian genocide. But his work sparks protests, strange accidents begin to spread, and it appears...

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Serj Tankian Composes Music For Armenian Genocide Film '1915'

From Music Of Armenia Serj Tankian is composing the music to 1915 The Movie, a new film about the Armenian Genocide. “Grammy Award winning musician Serj Tankian is composing a hauntingly beautiful original score for 1915 The Movie. Internationally celebrated as the frontman of System Of A Down, and for his symphonies Elect the Dead and Orca, Tankian will be making his feature film debut as the composer of 1915,” reads a post on the movie’s official Facebook page. “1915 is an incredible feature film full of rich trauma, profundity, suspense, and some magic all while remaining picturesque and modern — a rarity in today’s films. I am relishing in creating the musical world for it,” Serj Tankian says. A mind-bending psychological thriller set against one of the most...

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