Started in Late 2016 as a solo project in a small northern Oklahoma town by Mario Amador a singer songwriter an multi-instrumentalist who was Born in Wyoming but raised okie. Currently residing in Oklahoma City, OK.
Mario grew up playing instruments in grade school starting with violin & cello as well as some percussion/drums in middle school ultimately leading to the interest playing guitar and writing songs in his late teen years.
After finding a voice and writing for many years Dinosaur Boyfriend was born. Debuting solo Ep entitled “Daydreaming” in 2018 recorded with just an iPhone an irig.
Mario moved to Okc In 2019 and met up with lifelong friend a current DBF drummer Robbie Jones and has since met with very talented local OKC musicians to bring his music to life as a 5 piece band.
lead guitar- Tristan Todd
keys/synth- Jessi McCord
bass- Connor Bowen
drummer- Robbie Jones
The genre and stylings of DBF have been said to have hints of Alternative Rock, Alternative Shoegaze and folk rock.
Heavy in instrumentation with simple but driven lyrics, Dinosaur Boyfriend’s music is from experiences of yesterday a today. Listen on all streaming platforms.