Despite the interviewers best intentions, Ben Wienman from The Dillinger Escape Plan, is able to divulge a ton of awesome advice in the interview below. You probably know Ben as the insanely fast guitarist for The Dillinger Escape Plan, but he’s also a serious manager and forward thinking music industry mind.
Ben talks about everything from picking singers, to touring (34min), to monetinzing different aspects of your band. There is a lot of gold here and Ben has first hand experience from years on the road. Also he might have the best music business advice ever: “Play Jazz With Your Career”