Torchlight Festival 2024

Aug 18, 2024

Venue: Torchlight Festival
Town/City: Walesby Forest
Address: Brake Road Walesby Nottinghamshire NG22 9NG

From punk princess to cult stage and screen actress, Toyah Willcox is a uniquely gifted performer and an inextinguishable flame. In a career spanning over 43 years Toyah has scored thirteen top 40 singles, recorded 30 albums, appeared in over forty stage plays and acted in 25 feature films, countless TV and theatre roles, TV presenting and two books. Never one to stand still or stop creating, Toyah has inspired generations since the late 1970s to be expressive, individual and colourful.

Her music career really took off in 1981 with the hits It’s A Mystery, I Want To Be Free and the Gold-selling album Anthem. In 1982 she won the Best Female Singer at the British Rock & Pop Awards. The story has continued for decades with her most recent studio album Posh Pop entered the Top 25 Official Album Chart in 2021. Since 2020 she has scored  over 80 million worldwide YouTube views for her weekly Sunday Lunch videos with Robert Fripp.

Expect a set including her signature hits Thunder In The Mountains, I Want To Be Free, Sensational, Good Morning Universe and more in a powerful performance with her full live band.