EP 280 | Ben Weinman

EP 280 | Ben Weinman

Ben Weinman is the lead guitarist and mastermind behind The Dillinger Escape Plan. He currently plays rhythm guitar in Suicidal Tendencies, Giraffe Tongue Orchestra and runs Party Smasher Inc.


2:35 – Why bands stick with a producer for multiple albums

16:03 – Ben’s entrepreneurial side

28:47 – You need to play the long game, but also know when to quit

43:20 – Artistic freedom

52:35 – Multiple revenue streams

1:12:14 – Taking care of your community

1:27:34 – Teaching kids that life isn’t fair

1:33:18 – Dillinger’s destructive stage presence

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