Tag Archives: The Dillinger Escape Plan

Photos: The Dillinger Escape Plan’s last stand

Posted by on January 4, 2018

When The Dillinger Escape Plan announced that their last show of their career would take place at the end of 2017 at New York’s Terminal 5, fans from around the world started making plans to be there. After the first show sold out in minutes, the 3,000-capacity venue added a second show, then a third. […]

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Ben Weinman reflects on The Dillinger Escape Plan’s end

Posted by on January 4, 2018

2016 ended with Mariah Carey’s horrific New Year’s Eve performance in Times Square, while 2017 concluded a few days earlier and five Avenues west at Terminal 5 with The Dillinger Escape Plan’s three final shows. As bittersweet as it was to say goodbye to one of the best live bands out there after a twenty-year […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan’s final interview: ‘I don’t have any regrets’

Posted by on December 19, 2017

Sadly, the time is nearing where The Dillinger Escape Plan will no longer be making music and no longer coming around to a venue near you. The band announced that they were retiring back about a year ago and posted their final shows at NYC’s Terminal 5. Metallica drummer, Lars Ulrich had the privilege to […]

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Dillinger Escape Plan’s Ben Weinman plays with The Prodigy

Posted by on November 20, 2017

The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Benjamin Weinman’s day gig is coming to an end in just over a month. The guitarist and founder of the band will have time to concentrate on projects outside of DEP, which he did last year with Giraffe Tongue Orhcestra. And while that side project, which included members of Mastodon and […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan to perform ‘Irony is a Dead Scene’ with Mike Patton

Posted by on November 9, 2017

We’re about a month and a half away from The Dillinger Escape Plan’s last show ever. It’s been in the works since right before Dissociation was released, last year, and on December 29th, they’ll be playing Terminal 5 for the last time ever. While that show sold out quickly, they added another the day before, which […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan announce third and final farewell show

Posted by on August 24, 2017

We’ve all heard the expression, “things come in threes.” Well, looks like The Dillinger Escape Plan are giving us one last chance to say goodbye. The group surprised us with the announcement stating, “you guys are out of control,” and revealed their third and final show will be on December 27th at Terminal 5 in […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan announce final show

Posted by on August 8, 2017

Last year, The Dillinger Escape Plan announced both their latest album, Dissociation, and the fact that they’d be breaking up at the completion of the tour cycle. Since then, they’ve triumphantly taken a victory lap not just around the country, but around the world. And they’ve just announced that the final show of their career will […]

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Review/Photos: Ozzy Osbourne, Korn, KISS headline Second Annual Chicago Open Air Festival

Posted by on July 27, 2017

The second annual Chicago Open Air Festival took place this past July 14th-16th at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois. Metal Insider was on site to take in all the music, food, and experiences. Friday Arriving Friday afternoon, the sounds of Failure/Anthem rang out as they opened the second stage to a crowd who was still […]

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And the Metal Hammer Golden God award winners are…

Posted by on June 13, 2017

  Given that Metal Hammer came very close to ceasing to exist last year, the fact that they were able to throw their 15th annual Golden Gods awards is quite an acheivement. The UK awards show took place last night and featured performances from Avatar, Clutch, Mastodon, and Orange Goblin, whose frontman Ben Ward started […]

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Review/Photos: Rock on the Range 2017 at Mapfre Stadium

Posted by on May 31, 2017

This past May 19th, 20th, and 21st Rock on the Range celebrated its 11th year at Mapfre Stadium, with a lineup that will be difficult to top. Every year over a hundred thousand people converge on Columbus, Ohio for what has become the pinnacle of Rock and Metal, Rock on The Range, and this year was […]

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