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Revolver Video Interview Series Part 2

From Revolver: SEE SERJ TANKIAN TALK COFFEE AND CREATIVITY, INTRODUCE HIS ARMENIAN COFFEE BRAND System of a Down frontman, solo artist and score composer Serj Tankian invited us into his home last year to shoot an exclusive three-part "The Art of Work" series. In episode two, he talks about his love of coffee and how it has intertwined with his creativity over the years — "I love working when I'm drinking coffee," he says — inspiring the musician to want to make his own coffee and, specifically, to introduce Armenian coffee to the rest of the world. He's aiming to do so with his new coffee brand Kavat. See Tankian brew up some Kavat, talk about the customs around Armenian...

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‘FURIOUS’ SCORE BY SERJ TANKIAN AMONG BEST SCORES OF 2017, EUROPEAN EDITION | MOVIE MUSIC UK

From FilmMusicDaily The good folks over at Movie Music UK have released their seventh installment of their picks for best scores released in Europe, and Serj Tankian’s score to Furious (now playing in select theaters across Europe) is among the eight on the shortlist.  If you’re following Serj Tannin’s career outside of System of a Down, then this album is a must-hear.  The score allowed him to allowed him to “do ethnic folk instrumentation, huge bombastic orchestra and percussion, and fucking heavy metal guitars and some drums.,” (Loudwire)  Below is a full review from Movie Music UK. See the full list at Movie Music UK. FURIOUS: THE LEGEND OF KOLOVRAT – Serj Tankian Furious: Legend of Kolovrat – or Легенда о Коловрате –...

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Armenian parliament holds hearings on GMO products, Serj Tankian called to stay away from Monsanto Video

From Gagrule.net YEREVAN. – The Armenian parliament is holding hearings on “Genetically Modified Organisms, Alternatives or Compulsion” during the session on Friday. The hearing was initiated by the standing committee on territorial management, local self-government, agriculture and environment. The legislation concerning GMO foodstuffs was initiated in 2013, but had no continuation. Minister of Agriculture Ignati Arakelyan told Armenian News-NEWS.am that GMO seed production company Monsanto has assured that it is not importing GMO seeds, and those seed had not been found in the customs offices. The stir about the import of GMO seeds to Armenia was caused when it became clear that Monsanto Company entered the Armenian market. Concerns that it may be dangerous for the Armenian population were expressed....

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"Industrialized Overload" Now Available on iTunes And Streaming Platforms Worldwide

Hope you all had a happy and memorable New Year's Eve. For all those who subscribed to our email database, I hope you're enjoying "Industrialized Overload." The deadline for the free download was Dec 31st. If you haven't gotten it you can now get it via iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music, Deezer and the rest of the streaming services. Here are some useful links. Spotify -https://open.spotify.com/album/1BDWCUTI5CBgeve50cn7nD iTunes/Apple Music - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/industrialized-overload-single/1329059203 Deezer - http://www.deezer.com/album/53805092

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Serj Tankian Talks New Film Scores, Chris Cornell, What's Next For System of a Down

From Rolling Stone By Kory Grow Reports of Serj Tankian never wanting to sing again are greatly exaggerated. Earlier this month, news spread that the System of a Down frontman was interested only in instrumental music now and that in an interview he'd even said, "Screw vocals." When he thinks about that story now, he laughs. "That was from an interview I'd done, like, five or six months ago when I was in Moscow doing press for the movie Furious – The Legend of Kolovrat, which I did the score for," he says. "I don't remember saying 'screw vocals,' but it may have been when they were showing the film and someone was asking me about vocals, and I said...

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