With the release of Serj Tankian‘s new album Harakiri coming up on Tuesday, July 10th, fans can now stream the entire album on Red Bull’s website. Serj has a busy release week ahead of him in LA. He’s hosting a release event at the WBR Offices in Burbank on Monday, July 9th, performing the outdoor stage at Jimmy Kimmel Live! Weds, July 11th and at KROQ’s Red Bull Sound Space Thurs, July 12th.
Harakiri, the new studio album from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian is set to be released July 10th on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. Harakiri, a Japanese word meaning ritualistic suicide, is the follow up to 2010′s Imperfect Harmonies and the third solo release from the System Of A Down frontman.
“Harakiri proves that Serj Tankian is not just one of the best vocalists in rock and metal, but one of the most passionate and provocative artists at work today.” - Revolver
Harakiri is presently available for pre-order on the singer’s official website. $2 from the sale of each pre-order will be donated to a non-profit organization to fight global hunger. Pre-Orders are also up at iTunes and Best Buy as well.
Serj and the rest of his bandmates in System of a Down will be performing a handful of dates in August. Serj is also confirmed to be part of Slipknot’s Knotfest August 16th and 17th.
Confirmed Serj Tankian Events/Tour Dates:
07/09 Burbank, CA – Release Event @ WBR Offices: moderated Q&A, meet & greet, signing
07/11 Los Angeles, CA – KROQ’s Loveline
07/11 Los Angeles, CA – Jimmy Kimmel Live! Outdoor Stage
07/12 Los Angeles, CA – KROQ Red Bull Sound Space
Confirmed System Of A Down Tour Dates:
08/02 Philadelphia, PA – Susquehanna Bank Center
08/04 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
08/05 Wantagh, NY – Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
08/07 Washington, DC – Verizon Center Arena
08/09 Boston, MA – Comcast Center
08/11 Montreal, QC – Heavy Metal Festival Parterre @ Parc Jean Drapeau
08/12 Toronto, ON – Heavy Metal Festival Downsview Park
08/14 Detroit, MI - DTE Energy Amphitheater
08/15 Chicago, IL – Allstate Arena
Confirmed Serj Tankian Tour Dates:
08/16 Council Bluffs, IA – Mid-America Motor Complex – KNOTFEST
08/17 Minneapolis, MN – Somerset Amphitheatre – KNOTFEST
New Photos: http://press.wbr.com/serjtankian
Official Website: http://www.serjtankian.com