System of a Down
1994 to 2006
November 30, -0001 in Glendale
Glendale, CA, United States
System of a Down is an American rock group that came together in 1994 in Glendale, California. Current members are Serj Tankian, Daron Malakian, Shavo Odadjian and John Dolmayan. SOAD has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide with three of their five albums debuting in the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart. The single “B.Y.O.B.” won the Grammy for Best Hard Rock Performance in 2006. After announcing a hiatus in August 2006, the group got hack together four years later and began touring. Their musical influences include Ozzy Osbourne, KISS and Middle Eastern music.
Thoughts on Songs with System of a Down
4 years ago
I feel like it's about depression. I have been there. You sit and watch and every time someone sees you they see you as crazy and/or ugly... You feel like there is nothing to gain or lose... And every day you snap a bit and you feel like yelling the chorus to this song: 'You don't care about how I feel, i don't feel it anymore!'... Because sometimes you feel like no one else cares, so fuck them.. Also "I don't see/sleep (anymore), I don't hear/eat (anymore), I don't speak/live (anymore), I don't feel"... That is what happens. That is what depression feels like.... But what the fuck does ATWA even stand for? "All the World Apathetic" perhaps?
4 years ago
A song that is probably saying goodbye to someone, as it bares another duty: To come clean with the burden of not have had the chance to say goodbye to someone who's gone, or even worse, if you shared bad blood with them and never got into the troube of clearing the air between you....