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Dillinger Escape Plan's "Unretrofied" Added to WWE Video Game, Commercial Radio

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"Unretrofied", the third single and video from THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's breakthrough album Miss Machine, has been selected for inclusion on the new WWE Smackdown vs. Raw video game available for Playstation 2 and PSP. The game is set for a November 5th release via Sony.

Look for the "Unretrofied" video on MTV2, Fuse and dozens of regional video shows throughout North America. Additionally, "Unretrofied" has also been added to rotation at tastemaker commercial rock stations KEYJ / Abilene, TX, KANR / Wichita, and WKQH / Wausau, WI.

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN have also announced a full North American headlining tour, their first since late 2004. The tour begins November 6th in Ottawa. A full listing of tour dates is as follows:

10/29/05 Monterrey, Mexico Cafe Iguana
10/30/05 Mexico City, Mexico Salon 21 (Dillinger Escape Plan only)
11/06/05 Ottawa, ON Canada Babylon w/ Between the Buried and Me, Hella, DJ Flashbulb

Dillinger Escape Plan w/ Between the Buried and Me, Hella, Horse the Band, DJ Flashbulb
11/07/05 Hamilton, ON Canada @ The Underground
11/08/05 Montreal, QC Canada @ Cabaret Le Tulipe
11/09/05 Toronto, ON Canada @ Opera House
11/13/05 Edmonton, AB Canada @ Starlite Room
11/14/05 Calgary, AB Canada @ MacEwan Hall
11/15/05 Vancouver, BC Canada @ The Redroom
11/16/05 Seattle, WA United States @ Neumo's
11/17/05 Portland, OR United States @ Loveland
11/19/05 San Francisco, CA United States @ 12 Galaxies
11/20/05 Los Angeles, CA United States @ El Rey
11/21/05 Anaheim, CA United States @ Chain Reaction
11/25/05 Austin, TX United States @ Emo's
11/26/05 Houston, TX United States @ Engine Room
11/27/05 Dallas, TX United States @ Trees

Dillinger Escape Plan w/ Between the Buried and Me, The Bronx, Horse the Band, DJ Flashbulb
11/29/05 Kansas City, MO United States @ El Torreon
11/30/05 Minneapolis, MN United States @ Triple Rock
12/01/05 Madison, WI United States @ The Annex
12/02/05 Chicago, IL United States @ Logan Square Auditorium
12/03/05 Detroit, MI United States @ St. Andrews
12/04/05 Cleveland, OH United States @ Grog Shop
12/06/05 Cambridge, MA United States @ Middle East
12/08/05 Philadelphia, PA United States @ First Unitarian Church
12/09/05 New York, NY United States @ Bowery Ballroom
12/10/05 Baltimore, MD United States @ Sonar

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1. RememberMetal? writes:

Glad to seeing these guys doing so well lately, they've f***ing earned it, I just hope they don't streamline their next album to be completely in the style of "Unretrofied"....

It's a fantastic song but I'd miss the noise, speed and dementia of songs in the vein of "Sunshine the Werewolf", "43% Burnt" and "Panasonic Youth".

Best f***ing grind-core band ever.

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2. Welkin Dischord writes:

Yea they earned it, particularly by making soft bullsh** and selling their music to Target to play on their tv screens. These guys really had something going. Some really good music nobody had ever heard before, then they started making boring, runofthemill timetwisting "hardcore" bullsh**. p***ies.

But really I miss them =(

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