The Dillinger Escape Plan made the gayest shirt ever

Posted by on July 3, 2015

Move over Iwrestledabearonce, with your “metal just got gay” shirt. The Dillinger Escape Plan just topped you with a shirt design that’s only going to be available for a few more hours. Earlier this week, the band made a shirt celebrating the fact that gay people could get married nationwide. The simple shirt design was based off a patch, which in turn was based off of the Arnold Schwarzenegger film Commando Predator, showing a masculine handhake. That led a company to accuse them of plagiarism, and the band changed the design.

Inspired by that, the band decided to up the ante, and, well, we’ll just let them take it away:

So after everything yesterday, the thing that still stuck out the most were the random comments we had to delete, and…

Posted by The Dillinger Escape Plan on Wednesday, July 1, 2015



The shirt, as well as a women’s tank top design, will only be available until Noon today, so if you haven’t picked one up yet, you probably should, if not for the fabulous design and the fact that it’s completely limited edition, but also because it’s going to a good cause. In other TDEP news, if you haven’t seen the short film that Nathaniel Shannon made of them, Mutoid Man and Primitive Weapons’ New York show for Metal Injection, you should probably go check that out too.




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