The band announcement today came just hours before they were scheduled to take the stage with Korn, Helmet and Russian Circles at Banc of California Stadium.
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Tankian said on social media that he had tested positive for COVID-19. The 54-year-old Tankian said he was fully vaccinated, and said he had been “incredibly careful” over the course of the pandemic.
The shows will now be held on February 4 and 5, 2022.
The Los Angeles shows were eagerly awaited by fans. After a 15-year hiatus, System of a Down finally released new music last year to spotlight the problems in the ongoing war between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Some of System of a Down’s biggest hits include “Chop Suey,” “Toxicity,” and “B.Y.O.B.”
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— System Of A Down (@systemofadown) October 21, 2021
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