Rock Solid S.O.A.D

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by FunkFlo-Mofo, Sep 19, 2001.

  1. FunkFlo-Mofo

    FunkFlo-Mofo Guest

    Jun 22, 2001
    I don't know how many of you are System of a Down fans, but the new album WHALES. And I have to say that Shavo Odadijan is one helluva solid bassist. Thoughts? Input?
  2. melvin

    melvin Guest

    Apr 28, 2001
    That song "Chop Suey" is cool. The bass players lines (dont know his name) arent complicated, but they fit the song and uh yeah, I like them.
  3. I got the new album Toxicity last week and it's great!
    I loved the first album and have waited about 2 years for this one, and it was worth it because it's even better.
    Best songs are Chop Suey!, Prison Song, Aerials, Deer Dance, and...... all of them.
    I like Shavo as a bassist, he's not complicated or anything, but he does have good, solid lines.
  4. Yeah, i like soad, i'm going to see them in less then a week at the fourm. :D
  5. FalsehoodBass

    FalsehoodBass Guest

    Jul 22, 2001
    Denver, CO
    yea i never liked them but that cd is REALLY really good... i'm not really that impressed by the bassist.. the guitars and vocals, and rhythms stand out as being origional... the bass rarely strays from the guitar roots... not that its a bad thing, just not too innovative.

  6. I thought the name of the album was Toxicity. :D
    but i still need to pick mine up. but chop suay i can't get enough of!
  7. lemonadeisgood

    lemonadeisgood Guest

    Aug 22, 2001
    I gotta admit SOAD isnt the most talented band out there. But its FUN to listen too. Its... i cant explain it with any other word than fun. Especially the new song "bounce" WOO!!!!
  8. he's alright, he fits well with the band members. you can tell the chemistry they have is sweet, which is by far more important than being a great bassplayer.
  9. bobaweeka

    bobaweeka Guest

    Jan 2, 2001
    I recently picked up my copy. A masterpiece. Aerials and Deer Dance are my favorites. Pogo sticks rock!!
  10. -Joch-

    -Joch- Guest

    Jan 5, 2001
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Yay!! The new record is awsome!!!
  11. joel the bass player

    joel the bass player Supporting Member

    Nov 27, 2000
    Omaha, NE
    Good album, and a good follow up to their last one. The thing I like about this one is that all of the songs keep my attention and don't drag on that much.