Guitarist Ben Weinman and drummer Billy Rymer of THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN were interviewed by the Kerrang! Download podcast at this year's Download festival, which was held June 11-13, 2010 at Donington Park, United Kingdom. Watch the chat below.THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's new album, "Option Paralysis", recently entered the official Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) chart at position No. 42. The CD sold around 7,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 78 on The Billboard 200 chart. The is roughly in line with the opening tally of the band's previous album, "Ire Works", which landed at No. 142 on the Billboard chart after premiering with 6,900 units back in November 2007. Released on March 23, "Option Paralysis", recorded in Orange County, California with longtime collaborator/producer Steve Evetts (THE USED, GLASSJAW, EVERY TIME I DIE), is the debut release for the band's brand new label Party Smasher Inc./Season Of Mist.
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