SYSTEM OF A DOWN Guitarist Daron Malakian Tells Us His Story On ERNIE BALL’s “String Theory”

Ernie Ball’s latest episode of String Theory is a pretty special one, as it features System of a Down and Scars on Broadway Guitarist Daron Malakian! The well-known rock and metal guitarist shares his stories of learning guitar, influences, and everything that shaped his musical identity today.

“I don’t think I picked music, music picked me… I don’t know where I’d be without it, it’s always been apart of my identity.” – Daron Malakian

String Theory is a web series from Ernie Ball that explores the sonic origins of some of music’s most innovative players. You can watch more episodes of String Theory here.

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