Miniature Dinosaurs are to reprise their 5-a-side football tournament for Scottish bands, again at Stirling Albion FC’s Doubletrees stadium. The tourney will be played on Saturday 16th June , with the final being played on the main pitch (well, half of it).
Jim Gellatly will again be the tournament/stadium announcer and commentator and the bands/labels confirmed for this year are: Miniature Dinosaurs, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Aerials Up, PAWS, Vigo Thieves, Comets & Cartwheels (label), Admiral Fallow, Jack Butler, Fatherson, Instinctive Raccoon (label), Fridge Magnets, and a Twilight Sad / Unwinding Hours / French Wives / Holy Mountain super-band / team
The band decided to invite a completely new set of bands this year, with the exception of themselves and last year’s winners, We Were Promised Jetpacks. The reasons for this are unclear, though it may be that the Press select side which so narrowly missed out on third place in their group last year’s tourney showed too much of a threat for the Dinosaurs to handle…