System of a Down nickname(s):

SOAD, System

What genre is System of a Down's work?

Alternative metal, hard rock, progressive metal

Short Biography

System of a Down, often shortened to SOAD or System, is a four-piece Armenian-American rock band formed in 1994 in Glendale, California. The band currently consists of Serj Tankian (lead vocals, keyboards), Daron Malakian (vocals, guitar), Shavo Odadjian (bass, backing vocals) and John Dolmayan (drums).