Kick back and take in a show to finish off the end of the first week of classes. Grammy- nominated electronic rock band, Shiny Toy Guns, will perform at the Smith Opera House at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 4.
Described as, “glam-goth-new wave-chic” and “electronic mash-up with a dance floor destroyer,” Shiny Toy Guns is sure to be a crowd pleaser and great way welcome in the new academic year.
Shiny Toy Guns has received numerous accolades for their music including five Top-30 singles and a Grammy nomination in 2007 for their first album, “We Are Pilots,” for best electronic/ dance album. Their most recent single released in May 2009 a cover of Peter Schilling’s “Major Tom (Coming Home)” is featured in televised car commercial for the 2010 Lincoln MKZ. Other hits by Shiny Toy Guns include “You Are the One,” “Le Disko” and “Ricochet.”
Tickets are $25 adults; $15 students with ID.
The event is sponsored by Hobart and William Smith Colleges.