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Miniature Dinosaurs

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Genres  Pop/ Rock
Active until  2014
Years active  2009 - Present
Genre  Folk
Miniature Dinosaurs wwwbringthenoiseukcomwordpresswpcontentuploa
Website  www.miniaturedinosaurs.co.uk
Members  Barry Maclean Alban Dickson Andrew McAllister Sam Waller
Origin  Stirling, United Kingdom (2009)
Albums  In the Spirit of Everything, Turn It On EP, Chatterbox, Off the Radio EP
Record labels  Integrity Records, Electric Honey
Similar  Valentiine, The LaFontaines, Million Dead, Admiral Fallow, Malcolm Middleton
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Miniature Dinosaurs were a pop/rock band from Stirling, Scotland. The band consisted of Barry Maclean (Vocals/Guitar), Alban Dickson (Bass Guitar), Andrew McAllister (Guitar/Synth) and Sam Waller (Drums). Critics compared their music to the likes of The Killers, Pulp and Weezer.

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History

In March 2009 their track '(I Want To Watch) Top Gear' was featured on BBC Radio 1, meaning the band made it to national airwaves 3 months before the outfit performed their first gig.

In 2010 the band announced a clothing endorsement with Police-883, the first endorsement of its kind by the fashion company. In the same year the band appeared several times in the MTV drama Being Victor.

Their 2011 single Fight or Flight was picked up by Electric Honey (label) who released it as a 7" Vinyl. Electric Honey is most famous for helping out Biffy Clyro, Snow Patrol and Belle & Sebastian in their early years.

2012 saw the band nominated for Best Live Act at the Scottish Alternative Music Awards and then signing to UK independent label Integrity Records.

Between 2012 and 2014 the band were working on their debut album at Beetroot Studios in Airdrie. In 2014, with no explanation, the band broke up and their album, In The Spirit of Everything, was posthumously released as a digital download.

Songs

Next Of KinIn the Spirit of Everything · 2014
LemonadeIn the Spirit of Everything · 2014
Lip SyncIn the Spirit of Everything · 2014

References

Miniature Dinosaurs Wikipedia


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