About This Source - System Of A Down
System of a Down is an Armenian-American heavy metal band formed in Glendale, California in 1994. The band currently consists of founding members Serj Tankian (lead vocals, keyboards), Daron Malakian (vocals, guitar) and Shavo Odadjian (bass, backing vocals) as well as John Dolmayan (drums), who replaced original drummer Andy Khachaturian in 1997.
In November 2020 they released their first music in 15 years.
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System Of A Down published this video item, entitled “System Of A Down – Protect The Land (Official Video)” – below is their description.
“Protect The Land” and “Genocidal Humanoidz” are now available for purchase on our official Bandcamp page: https://systemofadown.bandcamp.com where band proceeds go to the Armenia Fund. Our full statement can be found there. The funds from Bandcamp + pre-orders of our new merch collection will be used to provide crucial, desperately needed aid and basic supplies for those affected by the hideous acts happening in Artsakh at the hands of the current corrupt regimes of Aliyev in Azerbaijan and Erdogan in Turkey. Please consider the opportunity to download these songs as an act of charity irrespective of how you choose to listen to them today, tomorrow and for years to come. Pre-order the new collection: https://store.systemofadown.com/ Listen to “Protect The Land” and “Genocidal Humanoidz” now: https://soad.lnk.to/PTLGHID
Directed by Ara Soudjian and Shavo Odadjian Producer: Lara Aslanian Dir. of Photography: Mko Malkhasyan Armenia Unit Director: Armen Soudjian and Arnold Ghazarian Co-Director: Arman Nshanian Producers: Ani Vorkanyan and Edgar Karapetyan Special thanks to Bars Media, CivilNet, Artsakh Public TV, Varante Soudjian, Apo Avedissian, Mher Petrosyan, Aram Production, Armen Aghaeian, Raffi Asatoorian, Anthony Catchadoorian, ANC Australia, Nyree Cooper, Asko Akopyan and Ara Alejandro Kevorkian for contributing source footage and other assistance. ______________________________
PROTECT THE LAND The big gun tells you what your life is worth What do we deserve before we end the earth If they will try to push you far away Would you stay And take a stand Would you stay with gun in hand They protect the land They protect the land Those who protect the land Those who protect the land Those who protect The enemy of man is his own decay If they’re evil now then evil they will stay They will try to push you far away Would you stay and take a stand Would you stay with gun in hand They protect the land They protect the land They protect the land Our history and victory and legacy we send From scavengers and invaders those who protect the land Those who protect the land Those who protect Those who protect the land Those who protect Some were forced to foreign lands Some would lay dead on the sand Would you stay and take command Would you stay with gun in hand (with gun in hand) They protect the land They protect the land They protect the land Our history and victory and legacy we send from scavengers and invaders those who protect the land Our history and victory and legacy we send from scavengers and invaders those who protect Those who protect the land Those who protect the land Those who protect Those who protect the land Those who protect ______________________________
Additional Credits: Production Company: Friendly Filmworks Creative Director: Sako Shahinian Line Producer: Meher Kourouyan 1st AC: David Asambadze 2nd AC / DIT: Sebastian Guerra Gaffer: Zhirayr Avetisyan Key Grip: Dmitry Labzin Grip: Tigran Nersisian Makeup: Sosi Bournazyan Wardrobe: Houri Mahserejian PA: Shahe Mazbanian Edited by: Ara Soudjian, Lara Aslanian, and Hrag Yedalian Motion Graphics: Garen Mirzaian Color: Nick Sanders BTS/Documentary Unit Documentarian: Hrag Yedalian Mher Petrosyan Karbis Sarafyan Still Photography: Armen Keleshian Armenia Unit Armenian Sequences Edited by: Armen Soudjian and Arnold Ghazarian Production Company Armenia: anEva Production Dir. of Photography: Argo Baroyan 1st AC: Gevorg Baroyan 2nd AC: Sevak Mkhoyan Focus Puller: Kevork Tutundjian Production Coordinator: Jemma Sahakyan and Karlen Galstyan
Follow System Of A Down: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/systemofadown/ Twitter: http://twitter.com/systemofadown Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/systemofadown Web: https://systemofadown.com/ Bandcamp: https://systemofadown.bandcamp.com TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@systemofadown #SystemOfADown #ProtectTheLand #GenocidalHumanoidzSystem Of A Down YouTube Channel
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