A week after System of a Down bassist, Shavo, tweeted that the band played its first rehearsal together in five years, System of a Down dates have begun to be leaked out. The rumored dates are below:
5/10 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
5/12 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
5/13 – Seattle, WA – White River Amphitheater
5/15 – San Francisco, CA – Shoreline Amphitheater
5/18 – TBA
5/19 – TBA
5/21 – Las Vegas, NV – The Pearl Concert Theatre
5/22 – San Diego, CA – Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
5/24 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
5/25 – Irvine, CA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
The official message on the band's website states:
We are excited to announce that System will be playing some dates together in 2011.
We also want to thank you for your loyalty and support, not only to System Of A Down, but to all of our solo efforts as well. We have no master plan of sorts–we are playing these shows simply because we want to play together again as a band and for you, our amazing fans. We look forward to seeing all of you!