'Dinocore' (also known as 'Dyno') is a genre of music, originating from the Jurassic Period.
The Style of music is based upon hardcore metal influenced by Dinosaurs. It has been revived in the early 2000's and has become popular in areas of Western Europe. Dinocore is a less well known genre of music but is popular in much of the underground scene as with various other styles, such as: hardcore punk, battle metal and most certainly Grindcore.
Dinocore brings elements of all style of music. Ranging from Grindcore to classical. Rooting from it's early days Dinocore usually produces short, fast paced songs often with anti-meteorite lyrics.
"Dinocore to me is more than just sound.
It's a way of life, a way to express yourself in ways never thought possible. Dinocore is music."
David Jennings - Lead Growler - Tyrano
A Dinocore band is made up of usually seven or more members. Instruments most commonly used include:
Drums (consisting mainly of Double Pedal and Cymbals),
2nd Bass Guitar,
Dyno also has a large vocals line-up with:
A lead Vocalist,
Lead Screamer (with elements of hardcore),
It is rare for one band to have all of these instruments and only one band has included them all, 'Saurus X'
Little is known about the early beginnings of Dinocore. It is believed it began in the Eurasian...
the original Dinocore band was "We're Being Hunted"
ofcourse getting their name from the jurassic park movie, raptor scene.