Serj Tankian - Harakiri
'Harakiri', Serj's newest solo album, comes out on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike and is the follow up to 2010's critically acclaimed 'Imperfect Harmonies'.
The album is the third solo release from the System Of A Down frontman. As with 2007's 'Elect the Dead' and 'Imperfect Harmonies', Serj produced 'Harakiri' himself at his home studio in Los Angeles.
He tried to approach writing a little differently this time around "I used the Apple iPad as a songwriting instrument to sketch out three of the songs on the record" explains Serj. "We must trick ourselves into writing in different ways to get unexpected results."
The album also features performances by Serj's touring band, The F.C.C. - Dan Monti on guitar, Mario Pagliarulo on bass, and Troy Zeigler on drums. Dan Monti is also co-mixing and co-engineering the album with Serj. The album is mastered by Vlado Meller (Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kanye West).
Release Date : 10 Jul 2012