LIVE: Carah Faye of Shiny Toy Guns

Carah Faye, frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns, stepped out solo at East Village's Quartyard on May 11, 2016.

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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performed a solo show at Quartyard on May 11, 2016.
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Quartyard is a unique outdoor venue in the heart of San Diego's East Village.
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While known for fronting Shiny Toy Guns, the show was for Faye's solo material, and fans ate it up.
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While known as Carah Faye, her full name is Carah Faye Charnow.
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She was born in Santa Barbara, California and grew up near Newbury Park, California.
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In 2004, Faye joined the indie/electronica band Shiny Toy Guns.
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They gained massive popularity throughout the country, thanks to Myspace.
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When they released their debut album, "We Are Pilots," they earned a 2007 Grammy Award nomination in the Best Electronic/Dance Album category.
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In 2008, Faye started a new band called Versant. They released an EP called "Heartbeats" in 2010.
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In February 2011, Shiny Toy Guns announced Faye had re-joined the band (they split in 2008).
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Interesting fact: Faye has claimed to be straight edge, and has never had an alcoholic drink.
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These days, Faye's been working on solo material -- which she performed at the Quartyard show.
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Carah Faye and her backing band perform at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye and her band perform at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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Carah Faye (frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns) performs during a special solo show at Quartyard in East Village on May 11, 2016.
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