Tag: Mathcore

1999, Movies

Calculating Infinity (1999) by The Dillinger Escape Plan

I came into this fully expecting to say it’s the “birth of mathcore”. But a little bit of research suggests that many bands had been making music at least somewhat similar to this for a little while, perhaps even years. I don’t know any of those bands, basically, so I have no idea how many …

2016, Music

The Dillinger Escape Plan Live at The Opera House, Friday December 16, 2016

I wanted to go see The Dillinger Escape Plan in August but my friend who likes them had to work both nights. I figured I’d see them next time. Then they announced they were going on “hiatus,” seemingly permanently, and I thought, for the nth time, “Once again I have failed to see a band …

2013, Movies

One of Us is the Killer (2013) by the Dillinger Escape Plan

I got into DEP with Ire Works as a kind of impulse buy when I was actually looking for Irony is a Dead Scene, which I have since acquired. I didn’t know what they used to sound like prior to that, beyond a couple tracks a friend had sent me. I know there is a …