Live in concert | Photo: Brian Marsh


2001 – LIVE PERSONAL APPEARANCES

Club PA’s. Vocals performed to backing tapes

22/06/01 Stoke-on-Trent The Club (6-song Live PA)
29/11/01 Northampton Chicago Rock Cafe (6-song Live PA)

2002 – HERE & NOW TOUR
80s nostalgia arena tour featuring Toyah (with house band), China Crisis, Go West, Howard Jones, ABC, Belinda Carlisle, and Norman, Hadley & Keebele (ex-Spandau Ballet).

12/04/02 Butlins Skegness (Here & Now warm-up show)
13/04/02 Sunderland Stadium of Light (Live PA, Toyah & Go West only)
18/04/02 Cardiff International Arena
19/04/02 Brighton Centre
20/04/02 Birmingham NEC
24/04/02 Newcastle Telewest Arena
25/04/02 London Wembley Arena
26/04/02 Sheffield Arena
27/04/02 Manchester Evening News Arena
28/04/02 Glasgow SECC
02/06/02 Isle of Man

2002 – NEW MATERIAL PREVIEW GIG
Toyah Willcox vocals, Tim Elsenburg guitars and backing vocals, Alistair Hamer drums, Anthony Bishop bass guitar & BV’s.

16/06/02 Ronnie Scott’s, Soho London
26/07/02 The Club Stoke (PA to backing tapes)

2003 – 25th ANNIVERSARY GIG
Toyah Willcox vocals, Nick Beggs Chapman Stick & backing vocals, Anthony Bishop – Bass & BV’s, Alistair Hamer drums & BV’s, Steve Askew guitars & BV’s. The gig took place on 10th October 2003 having being re-scheduled from 7th May.

05/05/03 Northampton Chicago Rock Café (Warm Up Gig) {cancelled}
07/05/03 London Mean Fiddler (25th Anniversary Gig) {postponed}
10/10/03 London Mean Fiddler (25th Anniversary Gig) {re-scheduled}

2004 – LIVE SHOWS
Club dates included vocals to backing tape featuring covers of Blondie, Guns N Roses, Tina Turner, Patti Smith and Toyah’s own cover of Martha and the Muffins’ Echo Beach – for the first time.

19/06/04 Nightingales Birmingham (Live PA)
26/06/04 The Club Stoke (Live PA)
10/07/04 Reebok Stadium Bolton (Here And Now Outdoor Show)
08/08/04 Dublin The Kremlin (Live PA)
20/11/04 London (Private Corporate Function)

2004 – BEST OF THE 80s TOUR
Best of the 80s tour featured a 7-song set including Thunder in the Mountains, Jungles of Jupiter, Rebel Run, It’s A Mystery, I Wanna Be Free and covers of Echo Beach and Sweet Child O’ Mine. (The Vow was also rehearsed). Tour line up also featured Curiosity Killed The Cat, Altered Images and Nick Heyward (all performed with live house band)

06/10/04 Kings Lynn Corn Exchange
07/10/04 Lowestoft Marina Theatre
08/10/04 Tunbridge Wells Assembly Halls
09/10/04 Grimsby Auditorium
14/10/04 Liverpool Olympia
15/10/04 Carlisle Sands Centre
16/10/04 Holme Lacy Hotel
19/10/04 Aberdeen Music Hall
20/10/04 Edinburgh Playhouse
21/10/04 Aylesbury Civic Centre
24/10/04 Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall
25/10/04 Canterbury The Marlowe
26/10/04 Reading Hexagon
27/10/04 Wolverhampton Civic Centre
28/10/04 London The Astoria {cancelled}
28/10/04 Derby Assembly Rooms
29/10/04 Southend Cliffs Pavilion
30/10/04 Swansea Grand Theatre
31/10/04 Buxton Opera House

2005 – LIVE DATES 

28/03/05 Blackpool Flamingo’s (Live vocal PA)
09/04/05 Dublin The George (Live vocal PA)
21/05/05 Morcambe Wasted Festival (Spoken word performance plus full band set)
02/07/05 Hastings Beer Festival (Full band set)
12/08/05 NTS Live on the Lawn (Here and Now house band)
21/08/05 South Shields Cookson Festival (Here and Now house band)
14/09/05 Piper’s, Folkestone (Wild Essence warm up gig)
16/09/05 Wolverhampton The Robin 2 (Full band) Recorded for WILD ESSENCE
25/09/05 Fife Lochgelly Centre (An Audience with Toyah Willcox)
15/10/05 Skegness Butlins (Full band set)
16/10/05 Barnet Finchley Arts Depot (An Audience with Toyah Willcox)
06/11/05 Lincolnshire Stamford Arts Centre (An Audience with Toyah Willcox)
19/11/05 Bognor Butlins (Full band set)
03/12/05 Minehead Butlins (Live vocal PA)

2006 – LIVE DATES 

13/02/06 Blackpool Flamingo’s (Live vocal PA)
24/02/06 Skegness Butlins (Full band set) {cancelled}
25/02/06 Bognor Butlins (Full band set)
26/02/06 Skegness Butlins (Full band set)
17/03/06 Minehead Butlins (Full band set)
18/03/06 Bognor Butlins (Full band set)
11/05/06 Cornwall Daphne du Maurier Festival (An Audience with Toyah Willcox)
27/05/06 Bury St. Edmunds Festival (Full band set)
23/06/06 Littlecote House, Berkshire (Here and Now house band)
06/10/06 Skegness Butlins (Full band set)
13/10/06 Skegness Butlins (Bikers Convention – Full band set)
26/11/06 Minehead Butlins (Live vocal PA)
05/12/06 Basingstoke Academy (SAS Band – special guest, 3 songs
08/12/06 Woking National Shooting Centre (SAS Band – special guest, 3 songs)

2006 – THE HITMAKERS TOUR 
Toyah set off on tour with fellow Hitmakers Martin Fry (ABC) and Howard Jones. The promoters of this tour went into liquidation prior to the first show, so unfortunately several nights were cancelled.

10/10/06 Oxford New Theatre {cancelled}
11/10/06 North Wales Theatre Llandudno
12/10/06 Manchester Opera House
19/10/06 Sheffield City Hall {cancelled}
20/10/06 Carlisle Sands Centre {cancelled}
21/10/06 Newcastle City Hall {cancelled}
22/10/06 Grimsby Autitorium {cancelled}
01/11/06 Cardiff St David’s Hall {cancelled}
02/11/06 Bristol Colston Hall
03/11/06 Ipswich Regent Theatre
09/11/06 Reading Hexagon Theatre
10/11/06 Peterborough Broadway
11/11/06 Birmingham Alexandra Theatre
15/11/06 Derby Assembly Rooms
16/11/06 Skegness Embassy Theatre {cancelled}
17/11/06 Brentwood, Essex {cancelled}
23/11/06 Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall
30/11/06 Eastbourne Congress Theatre
01/12/06 Portsmouth Guild Hall
07/12/06 Tunbridge Wells Assembly Hall Theatre {additional date}

2007 – LIVE DATES  

23/02/07 Butlins Skegness (Full Band)
16/03/07 Butlins Minehead (Full Band)
20/04/07 Butlins Bognor (Full Band)
21/04/07 Butlins Bognor (Full Band)
19/05/07 North Pier Theatre Blackpool (Gay Pride – Live Vocal PA)
09/06/07 The Club Stoke on Trent (Live Vocal PA)
30/06/07 Harewood House, Leeds (Here & Now concert with houseband)
15/07/07 Henley Festival, Oxon (Here & Now concert with houseband)
21/07/07 Alnwick Castle Northumberland (Here & Now concert with houseband)
28/07/07 Audley End Cambridgeshire (Here & Now concert with houseband)
29/07/07 Chester Tatton Park (Here & Now concert with houseband)
18/08/07 Clumber Park Nottinghamshire (Party in the Park – Full Band)
25/08/07 Battle Abbey, Battle Hastings (Here & Now concert with houseband)
08/10/07 Butlins Skegness (Full Band)

2007 – THE HUMANS LIVE DATES
Toyah and Bill Rieflin’s musical collaboration played live to audiences in Estonia in October 2007 with Toyah’s Musical Director Chris Wong on guitar.

25/10/07 Tallin Rock Cafe, Tallin, Estonia
26/10/07 Jaani Church, Tartu, Estonia
27/10/07 Viljandi, Estonia

2008 – LIVE DATES  

20/02/08 State Club, Lincoln, Gainsborough (Full band set)
22/02/08 Butlins, Skegness (Full band set)
14/03/08 Butlins, Minehead (Full band set)
29/03/08 Nightingales, Birmigham (Live PA)
31/05/08 Braehead Arena, Glasgow (Back To The 80’s)  {cancelled}
13/06/08 Wisley Music Festival, Surrey
28/06/08 Grassington Festival, Yorkshire (Full band set)
04/07/08 Grand Theatre, Leeds (Here & Now concert with houseband)
05/07/08 Kings Lynn Festival (Full band set)
12/07/08 The Quarry, Shrewsbury (Here & Now concert with houseband)
20/07/08 Very Best of the 80s, Stanstead Park (Here & Now concert with houseband)
25/07/08 Wickerman Festival, East Kirkcarswell (Full band set)  {event cancelled}
26/07/08 Powderham Castle, Exeter (Here & Now concert with houseband)
27/07/08 British Motor Show, London (Here & Now concert with houseband)
01/08/08 Shugborough Music & Fireworks, Staffordshire
09/08/08 Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire (Here & Now concert with houseband)
13/09/08 Brearmore State, Hampshire (Here & Now concert with houseband)
01/11/08 Embassy Ballroom, Selsey
21/12/08 Jasper Carrot’s Christmas Cracker, Birmingham NEC (Surprise guest)

2009 – LIVE DATES  

23/01/09 The Brook, Southampton (SAS Band warm-up gig)
24/01/09 Indigo2 @ The 02, London  (SAS Band New Year Bash)
27/03/09 Pontins, Camber Sands (Here & Now concert with houseband)
11/04/09 NEC Arena, Killarney (Here & Now concert with houseband)
12/04/09 Royal Castlebar, Co. Mayo (Here & Now concert with houseband)
01/05/09 Tartufest, Tartu, Estonia (THE HUMANS – Album Launch)
08/05/09 Gay Pride Maspalomas, Gran Canaria (Live Vocal PA)
09/05/09 Gay Pride Maspalomas, Gran Canaria (Live Vocal PA)
16/05/09 Blackpool Pride (Live Vocal PA)
27/06/09 Great Windsoe Park Festival (SAS Band)
05/07/09 Bents Park Summer Concerts, South Shields (Full band set)
01/08/09 The Big Hair Affair, Pickering (Full band set)
22/08/09 Henley Music Festival (Full band set)