Episode 15: Benjamin Weinman (Dillinger Escape Plan / Giraffe Tongue Orchestra / Partysmasher inc.)

Benjamin Weinman of Dillinger Escape Plan talks with Daniel P Carter. What was initially intended as a discussion about the bands new album 'Dissociation' quickly turned into a reflection on the bands career and what it would mean to make the decision to end a 20+ year long career and walk away leaving the bands legacy in great form, with a critically acclaimed body of work.
You can follow the Ben online here:
Twitter: @dillingerescpln
Instagram: @benweinman

The band can be found online at: http://www.dillingerescapeplan.org/

Please pick up their new album 'Dissociation', because aside from being their last will and testament, it is a fantastic album.
Go and see them play if they are touring near you. They are incredible.

Dan can be found online here:
@danielpcarter (Twitter & Instagram)

My portrait of Ben is oil, acrylic, Spray paint and pencil in a Moleskine sketchbook, thats like 7" square I guess. At the time of the podcast he had a huge black eye where he'd been clocked in the face by Greg's microphone. I wanted to paint him with it for posterity. Seemed appropriate.

And if you were expecting the Manson / Twiggy podcast, dont sweat it, it'll happen in the future and it'll be rad.

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Peace.