See the band's insane 37 song set
Andrew Trendell

10:51 24th April 2015

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This week saw System Of A Down perform a tribute concert in their homeland of Armenia as the finale of their Wake Up The Souls tour. Watch the epic show in full below. 

Following their huge show at Wembley Arena, the tour rolled on to reach its climax with a massive free show in Yerevan’s Republic Square - playing for nearly two-and-a-half hours and 37 songs.

The tour was to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, as activists continue to demand reparations for the 1.5 million Armenian deaths in 1915 at the hands of the Ottoman Empire. 

"Part of it is bringing attention to the fact that genocides are still happening, whether you use the word ‘genocide,’ ‘holocaust,’ or ‘humanitarian catastrophe," said frontman Serj Tankian. "None of that is changing. We want to be part of that change. We want the recognition of the first genocide of the 20th century to be a renewal of confidence that humanity can stop killing itself.” 

Watch the gig in full below

System Of A Down played:
01. Holy Mountains
02. Jet Pilot
03. Suite-Pee
04. Prison Song
05. U-Fig
06. Aerials
07. Soldier Side – Intro
08. B.Y.O.B.
09. I-E-A-I-A-I-O
10. Radio/Video
11. Bubbles
12. CUBErt
13. Hypnotize
14. Dreaming
15. Needles
16. Deer Dance
17. P.L.U.C.K.
18. Sartarabad ([traditional] cover)
19. Psycho (with “Start Me Up” by The Rolling Stones intro)
20. Chop Suey!
21. Lonely Day
22. Question!
23. Bounce
24. Kill Rock ‘n Roll
25. Marmalade
26. Lost in Hollywood
27. Spiders
28. Mr. Jack
29. Science
30. Chic ‘N’ Stu
31. ATWA
32. War?
33. Arto
34. Cigaro
35. Roulette
36. Toxicity
37. Sugar

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