With the release of Ire Works in 2007, Dillinger Escape Plan made a leap into the super-visceral metalcore stratosphere while abandoning many elements of its signature, technically proficient mathcore. The New Jersey band also abandoned many fans, according to various online message boards, and long-timers scoffed at the groups new electronically centered approach to progressive metal.
Love em or hate em, you can see the Escape Plan perform at The Brickhouse.
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Mon., April 14, 8:30 p.m., 2008