The Dillinger Escape Plan
1997 in Morris Plains, New Jersey


The Dillinger Escape Plan (also known as TDEP or simply Dillinger) is an American metalcore band from Morris Plains, New Jersey, formed in 1997 by vocalist Dimitri Minakakis, guitarist Ben Weinman, bassist Adam Doll and drummer Chris Pennie. Named after bank robber John Dillinger, the band went on to release 6 studio albums, developing an influential musical style characterized by chaotic sonic onslaughts, technical complexity, and eclectic experimentation. ... (see more)