Dinosaur* ‎– Dinosaur

Homestead Records ‎– HMS015
Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress


A1 Forget The Swan
A2 Cats In A Bowl
A3 The Leper
A4 Does It Float
A5 Pointless
B1 Repulsion
B2 Gargoyle
B3 Severed Lips
B4 Mountain Man
B5 Quest

Companies, etc.



Recorded at Chris Dixon's house.

This is the red-label repress from the late 1980s.
Cover: thick cardboard with flat finish (1st press is thin European style with shiny finish). Blurry, esp. text on back.
Label: red/yellow (1st press is beige or pale green)

Lacquer Cutting, Processing and pressing plant uncredited. Identified by runout etchings. This version was pressed by Damont. There is another version which was pressed by Rainbo Records using the original Damont plates: Dinosaur.

Cat# HMS015 on the labels, HMS 015 on backcover.

First pressing is here: "Dinosaur"

℗ 1985 LSR Records, Inc.
© 1985 Dinosaur

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Runout Side 1): HMS-015-A1. MT. 2 DAMONT A PORKY PRIME CUT.
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Runout Side 2): HMS-015-B1. MT.1 DAMONT

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
HMS015 Dinosaur* Dinosaur(LP, Album) Homestead Records HMS015 US 1985 Sell This Version
BG-04 Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur(LP, Album, RE, Ltd, Blu) Baked Goods Records BG-04 US 2005 Sell This Version
BG-04 Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur(LP, Album, Ltd, RE, Bla) Baked Goods Records BG-04 US 2005 Sell This Version
HMS015 Dinosaur* Dinosaur(LP, Album, RP) Homestead Records HMS015 US 1988 Sell This Version
TECI-24425 Dinosaur* Dinosaur(CD, Album, RE, Pap) Imperial Records (13) TECI-24425 Japan 2007 Sell This Version



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November 16, 2012
Red labels are later pressings done in the U.S. from original metalwork. Cover isn't glossy slick and has unfinished back, unlike original pressing which is white on the inside.