The Minneapolis-based band Spymob will play at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, in Scooter’s.

John Ostby and Eric Fawcett started the band in 1988 at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. In 1993, the band, then called Reno, added guitarist Brent Paschke and bassist Christian Twigg.

In 1996, the band changed its name to Spymob. Their debut, “Townhouse Stereo,” was released in 1996. Their self-titled EP was released in 1998. The group is working on new material.

The event is sponsored by STAR and open to UST students.

For more information, call the STAR office at (651) 962-6136 or e-mail STAR. Also check the Bulletin Today for upcoming STAR events.