On Thursday System of a Down's Seri Tankian Plans Harakiri This Summer was a top story. Here is the recap: System of a Down frontman Seri Tankian has set a July 10th release date for his new solo studio album, Harakiri. Reprise sent over these details:
Harakiri, a Japanese word meaning ritual suicide, is the follow up to 2010's critically acclaimed Imperfect Harmonies and 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." - more on this story