Metal Dinos!

– – In Finland, Barney meets heavy metal in Hevisaurus, a group of long-haired costumed reptiles in leather and spiked bracelets who perform largely to  kiddie audiences.   Billed as the world’s only Jurassic metal band, the five performers wear elaborate costumes made of reindeer skin dyed to look green and treated to look scaly.

Metal music has gone mainstream in Finland, and is even played in churches...and if they meet Barney, I think he’ll be extinct…

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3 Comments on “Metal Dinos!”

  1. carycomic Says:

    I’ve always considered Barney the Dinosaur to be the love-child of Dino Flinstone and Hopperoo Rubble (named for the latter’s owner).

  2. carycomic Says:

    The very first victim of ret-conning.


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