Dillinger Escape Plan are nearly ready to release One of Us is the Killer in May by Sumerian Records (Animals As Leaders, The Faceless, Periphery) in North America through the Dillinger Escape Plan’s own Party Smasher Inc. imprint. Party Smasher’s partnership with BMG covers the rest of the world, including licensing deals with Grind House (Helmet, Cancer Bats, Funeral For A Friend) for Japan and Remote Control (Radiohead, Vampire Weekend, MIA) in Australia.
The new Dillinger Escape Plan album was recorded in Southern California with longtime producer Steve Evetts (Glassjaw, The Cure, Suicide Silence), with additional production at guitarist/co-founder Ben Weinman’s studio. Mastering will be handled by Tom Baker (Deftones, Nine Inch Nails, Beastie Boys).
The band have already lined up some shows in support of the album. Here are the dates:
4/20 Worcester, MA @ Palladium – New England Metal & Hardcore Festival w/ Opeth, etc.
4/26 Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
4/27 Brooklyn, NY @ TBA
5/2 Los Angeles, CA @ Nokia Live – Golden Gods Awards w/ Metallica, Anthrax, etc.
5/8 Chicago @ Reggies
5/19 San Francisco @ DNA Lounge
5/20 Anaheim @ Chain Reaction
7/5 Roskilde (Denmark) w/ Sigor Ros, Animal Collective, etc.
7/6 Metaltown (Sweden) w/ Slipknot, Motorhead, Clutch, etc.