The TRONS Four Piece Band

 - Jun 21, 2008   Updated: Apr 11 2011
References: myspace &
The TRONS is the world's first robot band. The four-piece musical group is from New Zealand.

The stars of the show include: Ham (rhythm guitar), Wiggy (lead guitar), Swamp (drums) and Fifi (keyboards).

The robots will play at the Ignition Fringe Festival in Hamilton Central, New Zealand on June 21st.

Check out their hit single and accompanying video, “Sister Robot”.

Implications - Though it is absolutely everywhere, technology still is and always will be an area of fascination for consumers. Thus, movies, music and other releases will continue to bear a machinist inspiration until humanoid robots become a commonplace reality. The use of robot imagery feeds into an urge for nostalgia on a consumer's part, whose earliest memories of robots are probably rooted back to toys.