Liam Wilson

First and foremost, Talkhouse Contributing Writer Liam Wilson is a good vibe technician. He’s known to moonlight as an avid psychonaut and enjoys occasional visits with his worldly possessions in Philadelphia. He spends most of his time wandering Earth in an endless pursuit of a clearer understanding of all things bass-frequency related with his band the Dillinger Escape Plan. Follow him on: TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

 

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Liam Wilson (Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Tortoise’s The Catastrophist

By Liam Wilson | January 25, 2016

Liam Wilson (Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Tortoise’s The Catastrophist

The Catastrophist is typical Tortoise: pleasant, stylish music by top-tier musicians. But this time, the Chicago ensemble unveils a new trick.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Chelsea Wolfe’s Abyss

By Liam Wilson | August 7, 2015

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Chelsea Wolfe’s Abyss

On her new album, Chelsea Wolfe goes deeper than ever to bring back souvenirs as grotesque as they are beautiful.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Series and Mellowing His Way into Parenthood

By Liam Wilson | January 31, 2015

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Series and Mellowing His Way into Parenthood

The Dillinger Escape Plan's bassist finds some quiet time with lullaby renditions of Van Halen and Tool. He hopes his daughter likes them also.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Thantifaxath’s Sacred White Noise

By Liam Wilson | November 14, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Thantifaxath’s Sacred White Noise

While much of black metal is mired in the same old muck, Thantifaxath are busy breaking beastly new ground.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Daniel Lanois’ Flesh and Machine

By Liam Wilson | October 27, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Daniel Lanois’ Flesh and Machine

The Dillinger Escape Plan's bassist didn’t realize he'd been hearing Daniel Lanois for years. Now he can’t stop listening to Lanois' new album.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Kurt Vile Mural and Resisting Negativity

By Liam Wilson | July 5, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Kurt Vile Mural and Resisting Negativity

This past weekend, every news feed had the story about some urban vigilante who buffed off the beloved Philadelphia mural of the cover art for...

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks with Kip Winger (Winger) for The Talkhouse Music Podcast

By Liam Wilson | June 13, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks with Kip Winger (Winger) for The Talkhouse Music Podcast

In the new Talkhouse Music podcast, underground art-hardcore-metal meets classic ‘80s hair metal: Liam Wilson of the Dillinger Escape Plan...

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Winger’s Better Days Comin’

By Liam Wilson | April 17, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Winger’s Better Days Comin’

So, Winger has a new album.

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Mike Gordon’s Overstep

By Liam Wilson | February 26, 2014

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Mike Gordon’s Overstep

Many moons ago, after I first picked up a bass, but likely before I experimented with any gateway drugs, my older sister was passing through a ...

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Sounds of Burning Man

By Liam Wilson | September 14, 2013

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks the Sounds of Burning Man

If you can’t enjoy yourself at Burning Man, I think that’s your problem. This was my fifth “Burn” since 2008. For the other 51 weeks of my year...

Liam Wilson (The Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky”

By Liam Wilson | August 1, 2013

Liam Wilson (The Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky”

Do I even need to try to convince anyone that “Get Lucky” is the summer song of 2013? Like it or not, it was the song of summer halfway into the...

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Thundercat’s Apocalypse

By Liam Wilson | July 1, 2013

Liam Wilson (the Dillinger Escape Plan) Talks Thundercat’s Apocalypse

With his overflowing facility on the electric bass, Thundercat, aka Steven Bruner, has a musical trajectory that started at a young age and seems...