Dinosaur Eyelids are alternative rock and roll for a new generation. Based in New Brunswick, NJ
the 100% DIY band has earned a reputation for their outstanding songwriting and incendiary
live performances. Their latest album“Left Turn on Red” was released on 11/24 to widespread popularity on college radio.
"Bypass to Nowhere" debuted at #1 at WRSU Rutgers Radio in 2014. Their third album "Conflagration"
was released to airplay on 200 radio stations across North America in 2012. They’ve played over 95
shows throughout and have opened for groups such as Parlor Mob, Tango Machina and
Wheatus and shared the stage with Dean Ween of Ween. Their debut album "Winter Solstice"
was released in 2009. Their second album "Down a River" was released in 2011 to nationwide
airplay and critical enthusiasm.
They were named one of Alternative Nation's top 10 new bands to listen to in 2016. Musical
influences range from Soundgarden and Black Sabbath to Ween and The Replacements.
Evan Staats - vocals
Patrick McKnight - guitar
Dan Fishtein - drums
Mark Leone - bass
Their music is available through Bandcamp, Amazon, and iTunes. The LIDS are on Pandora, Spotify, and Soundcloud.
FAQ: What does your name mean?
A: If you close your eyes to reality you hasten your own extinction.