Dinosaur Planet is a 50 minute long rock opera about bazooka wielding dinosaurs from
space invading the planet Earth. It features giant robots, gratuitous pirate accents
and the complete and total destruction of Peterborough. AND it’s written and performed
If after reading the above paragraph you’re not at least a little bit excited, might I suggest that you have somehow got lost on the internet superhighway and found yourself on the wrong website?
From its opening blast of ‘Theme from Dinosaur Planet’ to the its quite frankly ridiculous conclusion this album is a preposterous, comical and thoroughly silly delight.
Told through a mixture of songs, narrative and acted scenes, the storyline sees Earth come under attack from heavily armed dinosaurs from outer space. Outgunned and
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desperate, all seems lost for humanity, with mild-
The sprightly lyrics tickle the listener throughout, peppered with nods to movie
conventions as the dinosaurs rampage through the East Midlands and the jaunty twee-
If you’re like your music deep, philosophical and challenging then Dinosaur Planet probably isn’t the album for you. If, however, your inner child is still alive and kicking and looking for some fun, there are few better places to find it than here.
Review by Paul Maps
Watch the video for ‘A Little Bit’