Oddfellows: Tomahawk, Retox @ Mayan Theater, 2/20/13

Oddfellows: Tomahawk, Retox @ Mayan Theater, 2/20/13

I’m so over the cold. Downtown LA is the perfect backdrop for a cold, rainy night. Shivering, I walked up to the Mayan theater, and I was quickly reminded of the coolness of its tribal motif. As I made my way to the front, I surveyed the crowd. This was definitely the metal scene elites; […]

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 HardRockChick interviews Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan

HardRockChick interviews Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan

June 4, 2011 | Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman took some time to talk to me before their one-off midnight show (while on tour with Deftones) at the Beauty Bar in Austin. Topics of the night included the disposable nature of his guitars, DEP’s technical but chaotic live performances, and the band’s “bromance” with […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Bled @ BOTH, 4/7/08

I’ve been reading about The Dillinger Escape Plan’s live shows for awhile. With every word, a gaping hole grew larger in my missed experiences file, but, alas, it was soon to be filled. I’ve never started out a review with a video, but this might be the best way to convey this experience:

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