Starcraft to Pluto dominates HYSB Battle of the Bands

Starcraft to Pluto were the big winners at the Battle of the Bands Saturday, April 30. From left, Ben Paley on guitar, Michael Kenny on vocals, drummer Dylan Vadakin, and Van Daalhuyzen on bass. Photo By Patrick L. Sullivan

FALLS VILLAGE — The group Starcraft to Pluto won both the first place and People’s Choice awards at the Housatonic Youth Service Bureau’s Battle of the Bands Saturday, April 30, at Housatonic Valley Regional High School.

Starcraft to Pluto, with Ben Paley on guitar, Van Daalhuyzen on bass, Dylan Vadakin on drums and Michael Kenny on vocals won a total of $800, playing a set of two instrumental numbers and one with Kenny’s vocals.

Kenny played Sky Masterson in the high school’s spring production of “Guys and Dolls.”

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