We Are Pilots is the debut studio album by American electronic rock band Shiny Toy Guns. After previously being independently released throughout 2005, it was officially released on October 17, 2006 through Universal Motown in the United States and Mercury Records in the United Kingdom, with linear notes of the album referring to it as "version 3.0". Production, recording, and writing dates back as far as the early 2000s, with several songs being written during founding members Gregori Chad Petree and Jeremy Dawson's previous project, Dangerous Insects. Musically, We Are Pilots primarily uses influences of both rock music and electronic music whilst also incorporating elements of alternative rock, indie rock, pop, electropop, post-punk revival and disco, with the band receiving comparisons

Property Value
dbo:Work/runtime
  • 44.75
dbo:abstract
  • We Are Pilots es el álbum debut de la banda de Los Ángeles, Shiny Toy Guns. Fue lanzado el 17 de octubre del 2005 por Universal Motown y es el tercer lanzamiento de la banda tras sus dos álbumes lanzados independientemente y también titulados “We Are Pilots”, Los críticos lo titulan como la versión 3.0.El álbum contiene el sencillo “Le Disko”, fue usada en el publicitado comercial de la serie de televisión de realidad America’s Next Top Model “Cycle 8”. Le Disko también es utilizada como banda sonora del juego de Playstation, Burnout Dominator y “You Are The One” es utilizada para el video juego FIFA 07. (es)
  • We Are Pilots è l'album d'esordio della indie rock band californiana Shiny Toy Guns. La versione definitiva è stata pubblicata il 4 ottobre 2006 presso la casa di produzione Universal Motown: ad essa erano precedute due versioni, differenti nel numero e nella posizione delle tracce, pubblicate alla fine del 2005 per le etichette alternative Stormwest e Sidecho. Il disco ha ottenuto buoni risultati superando le oltre 300.000 copie vendute ed ottenendo la candidatura come miglior album 'Elettronic/Dance' ai premi Grammy del 2008. (it)
  • We Are Pilots is the debut studio album by American electronic rock band Shiny Toy Guns. After previously being independently released throughout 2005, it was officially released on October 17, 2006 through Universal Motown in the United States and Mercury Records in the United Kingdom, with linear notes of the album referring to it as "version 3.0". Production, recording, and writing dates back as far as the early 2000s, with several songs being written during founding members Gregori Chad Petree and Jeremy Dawson's previous project, Dangerous Insects. Musically, We Are Pilots primarily uses influences of both rock music and electronic music whilst also incorporating elements of alternative rock, indie rock, pop, electropop, post-punk revival and disco, with the band receiving comparisons to The Killers and Franz Ferdinand. We Are Pilots received generally positive reviews from music critics, with some complimenting its "refreshing" and "retro" sound whilst others criticized it as "lifeless" and "unoriginal". It topped the Billboard Heatseekers Album chart whilst also reaching number 90 on the Billboard 200. It was nominated for Best Electronic/Dance Album at the 50th Grammy Awards. The album spawned three singles: "Le Disko", "You Are the One" and "Rainy Monday", all of which peaked within the Alternative Songs chart. (en)
dbo:artist
dbo:genre
dbo:producer
dbo:recordLabel
dbo:releaseDate
  • 2006-10-17 (xsd:date)
dbo:runtime
  • 2685.000000 (xsd:double)
dbo:subsequentWork
dbo:type
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 6861419 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 732750103 (xsd:integer)
dbp:cover
  • Wearepilotsv3.jpg
dbp:recorded
  • 2006 (xsd:integer)
dbp:rev
dbp:thisAlbum
  • We Are Pilots
dct:subject
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/hypernym
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • We Are Pilots es el álbum debut de la banda de Los Ángeles, Shiny Toy Guns. Fue lanzado el 17 de octubre del 2005 por Universal Motown y es el tercer lanzamiento de la banda tras sus dos álbumes lanzados independientemente y también titulados “We Are Pilots”, Los críticos lo titulan como la versión 3.0.El álbum contiene el sencillo “Le Disko”, fue usada en el publicitado comercial de la serie de televisión de realidad America’s Next Top Model “Cycle 8”. Le Disko también es utilizada como banda sonora del juego de Playstation, Burnout Dominator y “You Are The One” es utilizada para el video juego FIFA 07. (es)
  • We Are Pilots è l'album d'esordio della indie rock band californiana Shiny Toy Guns. La versione definitiva è stata pubblicata il 4 ottobre 2006 presso la casa di produzione Universal Motown: ad essa erano precedute due versioni, differenti nel numero e nella posizione delle tracce, pubblicate alla fine del 2005 per le etichette alternative Stormwest e Sidecho. Il disco ha ottenuto buoni risultati superando le oltre 300.000 copie vendute ed ottenendo la candidatura come miglior album 'Elettronic/Dance' ai premi Grammy del 2008. (it)
  • We Are Pilots is the debut studio album by American electronic rock band Shiny Toy Guns. After previously being independently released throughout 2005, it was officially released on October 17, 2006 through Universal Motown in the United States and Mercury Records in the United Kingdom, with linear notes of the album referring to it as "version 3.0". Production, recording, and writing dates back as far as the early 2000s, with several songs being written during founding members Gregori Chad Petree and Jeremy Dawson's previous project, Dangerous Insects. Musically, We Are Pilots primarily uses influences of both rock music and electronic music whilst also incorporating elements of alternative rock, indie rock, pop, electropop, post-punk revival and disco, with the band receiving comparisons (en)
rdfs:label
  • We Are Pilots (es)
  • We Are Pilots (en)
  • We Are Pilots (it)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • We Are Pilots (en)
is dbo:album of
is dbo:previousWork of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is foaf:primaryTopic of