System Of A Down guitarist Daron Malakian has voiced his opinions on gun possession as soon as extra after sharing a video of a drum cowl of ‘B.Y.O.B.’ which used firearms as percussion.
The weird video was created by ‘GunDrummer’, who is thought for utilizing firearms to create beats – enjoying alongside to the monitor with an array of pistols, rifles and machine weapons.
“One other nice efficiency from GunDrummer. Weapons are important instruments for self protection!!!!!!,” wrote Malakian.
“And so they make nice percussive devices as properly!!! #2A #2ndAmendment #DefundGunControl #GunsareLoaded #BYOB #SOAD #DMSOB #DaronMalakian #ScarsOnBroadway #SystemOfADown.”
One other nice efficiency from GunDrummer.Weapons are important instruments for self protection!!!!!!And so they make nice percussive devices as properly!!!#2A #2ndAmendment #DefundGunControl #GunsareLoaded #BYOB #SOAD #DMSOB #DaronMalakian #ScarsOnBroadway #SystemOfADown
Posted by Daron Malakian on Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Malakian is thought for his ardent assist of the US’s second modification, having beforehand launched the 2019 monitor ‘Weapons Are Loaded’ together with his band Scars On Broadway.
His SOAD bandmate John Dolmayan has additionally confronted criticism lately for condemning the Black Lives Matter movement and showing support for Donald Trump, in addition to claiming that people won’t work with him now because of his views.
Nevertheless, SOAD frontman Serj Tankian lately insisted that their friendship is way stronger than their political viewpoints.
“We’re excellent associates, we’re household, and he’s my drummer in my band, so after all we’ve talked about many, many various issues, together with political opinions,” Tankian advised Consequence of Sound.
“While you don’t agree with somebody after some time a couple of sure matter … look, it doesn’t imply that we don’t agree about different stuff. We agree loads about Armenian stuff, for instance, loads about household stuff, quite a lot of different issues, quite a lot of private stuff.
“However relating to American politics, we occur to be on the polar reverse ends of it, and we’re each very passionate and vehement about our views, which is okay.”
It comes after Tankian beforehand mentioned that online backlash faced by Dolmayan was “unjustifiable”.
In January, System Of A Down shared the video for ‘Genocidal Humanoidz‘. The music was launched final November as a double A-side single alongside ‘Protect the Land’, marking the band’s first new materials in 15 years.