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TOYAH: LIVE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM SAT 23 MAY

TOYAH: LIVE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM SAT 23 MAY

Hello....  A big thank you from me and my band for being you! We have an exclusive hour of music and Q&A this Saturday at 11am. All your favourite hits and chat. Lots of love Toyah xxx   Watch at YouTube.com/toyahofficial Watch at...

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TOYAH ON JOOLS HOLLAND RADIO SHOW BBC R2

TOYAH ON JOOLS HOLLAND RADIO SHOW BBC R2

  Toyah is Jools' guest! Jools Holland Listen live on BBC Radio 2, Saturday 16 May 2020 or catch-up on BBC Sounds / BBC iPlayer Join Jools Holland for the first in a new series where he and a guest explore the Later… archive, picking out some...

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Toyah & Robert Fripp – VE Day Heroes

Toyah & Robert Fripp – VE Day Heroes

Toyah & Robert Fripp Vs King Crimson Celebrating VE Day Heroes for #VEDay75 Premieres 07:00 BST Friday 8 May 2020  The two VE Day Heroes being celebrated within the Fripp and Willcox families: Uncle Bill, aka RAF Flight Sergeant Alfie Fripp,...

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TOYAH & CHRIS WONG: LIVESTREAM EVENT

TOYAH & CHRIS WONG: LIVESTREAM EVENT

Re-watch Toyah & Chris Wong's  special livestream event... > World Premiere of new track 21st Century Schizoid Man > Live Q&A > Bill Rieflin Tribute > Announcing the new 4-CD+DVD box set Noise In Your Head > Unseen concert...

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Bill Rieflin 1960-2020

Bill Rieflin 1960-2020

Our dear wonderful Bill Rieflin flew from this world today. Much loved HUMAN and member of King Crimson. Family by his side. Forever in our hearts. BILL ------  20 DEC 2019 From Bill: you have both taught me what it is to be generous. i am forever...

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DOLL HOUSE

DOLL HOUSE

Directed by Steven M. Smith Role: Layla Release: 2020 Evil comes in all forms.  A care home for child runaways takes in a 11-year-old girl, her only belongings are a Doll and mysterious Doll House. She refuses to speak and won’t ever let go of her...

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ELECTRIC LADIES TOUR RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 2020

ELECTRIC LADIES TOUR RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 2020

TOUR RE-SCHEDULING CONFIRMED Due to the coronavirus outbreak the April tour has had to be postponed as venues are on shutdown for the health and safety of the public and staff. We can now confirm the rescheduled tour dates for September 2020....

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COLIN HINDS RIP

COLIN HINDS RIP

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Colin Hinds. A gentle musical genius who played and sang like an angel. Greatly missed but so grateful you were in our lives. Our deepest sympathy to all of Colin's family. Toyah x  

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TOYAH: SOLO 7-CD/DVD BOX SET RELEASED 28 FEB

TOYAH: SOLO 7-CD/DVD BOX SET RELEASED 28 FEB

Toyah: Solo is a new 7 CD + DVD anthology of collected works by Toyah, released 28 February 2020 by Edsel Records PRE-ORDER NOW The first Toyah box set ever features six studio albums (Minx, Desire, Prostitute, Ophelia's Shadow, Take The Leap!,...

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WOLVERHAMPTON & LONDON GIG MEET & GREETS

WOLVERHAMPTON & LONDON GIG MEET & GREETS

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Meet & Greets at WOLVERHAMPTON and LONDON shows! Tickets: https://www.ticketweb.uk/search?q=Toyah Due to several requests we are delighted to announce Toyah has kindly agreed to do a short, free Meet & Greet at both the...

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INVASION PLANET EARTH FILM & END SONG RELEASE

INVASION PLANET EARTH FILM & END SONG RELEASE

        Thomas Dunn had always dreamed of being the hero, but life hadn't given him the chance. That is until Tom learns that something terrible is coming to Earth and that he holds the key to the future of mankind... This is the premise of what is...

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GIVE THEM WINGS FILM SEEKS CROWDFUNDING

GIVE THEM WINGS FILM SEEKS CROWDFUNDING

Toyah will be appearing in the film Give Them Wings directed by Sean Cronin. The film is raising funds to complete production. Find out how to donate and about the film including Toyah talking on camera about her role in the video above. GIVE THEM...

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IN SESSION FOR BBC RADIO 2 ON IPLAYER

IN SESSION FOR BBC RADIO 2 ON IPLAYER

Listen to Toyah's stunning live radio session for BBC Radio 2's Good Morning Sunday at BBC iPlayer. Toyah is interviewed and performs Sensational and new single Dance In The Hurricane live and exclusively for the Sunday morning programme. The...

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INTERVIEW ON THE SUPER DELUXE EDITION SOFA

INTERVIEW ON THE SUPER DELUXE EDITION SOFA

Toyah Willcox, and her producer and songwriting partner Simon Darlow, dropped by SuperDeluxeEdition last month to discuss Toyah’s new album In The Court of the Crimson Queen. Watch the 35-minute video interview by clicking play above. In The Court...

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CRIMSON QUEEN – PRESS INTERVIEWS ROUND-UP

CRIMSON QUEEN – PRESS INTERVIEWS ROUND-UP

Toyah has been appearing on many radio programmes plus interviews in printed/online titles in support. Here is a selection rounded up:  BBC Radio 4's Loose Ends  > listen now BBC London Jo Good > listen now The Guardian Q&A > read now...

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WATCH THE SENSATIONAL NEW TOYAH VIDEO

WATCH THE SENSATIONAL NEW TOYAH VIDEO

The brand new video for Toyah's Sensational is now live. Directed by Toyah's long term photography collaborator, Dean Stockings, the video stars the song's co-writer and producer Simon Darlow alongside his son Joe. The newly remixed and partly...

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TOYAH ANNOUNCES CRIMSON QUEEN TOUR FOR AUTUMN 2019

TOYAH ANNOUNCES CRIMSON QUEEN TOUR FOR AUTUMN 2019

Toyah has announced seven new dates for Autumn 2019, kicking off in her native Birmingham on 18 October. The autumn  tour will see Toyah celebrate and perform material from her newly re-imagined double album In The Court Of The Crimson Queen,...

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CRIMSON QUEEN TOUR: BIRMINGHAM & LONDON DATE CHANGES

REIMAGINED CRIMSON QUEEN VINYL FOR RECORD STORE DAY

On Saturday 13 April, Toyah will release a special re-imagining of In The Court OF The Crimson Queen on Demon Records for Record Store Day UK 2019. The 11-track LP features brand new opening track Dance In The Hurricane and completely new artwork....

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TOYAH CONFIRMS 2019 GIG SCHEDULE

TOYAH CONFIRMS 2019 GIG SCHEDULE

Following sparkling reviews and glowing audience feedback from her autumn tour,  Toyah has confirmed she will play over thirty live dates in 2019. The concerts include a 40th anniversary tour of Scotland plus headline solo electric gigs and...

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TOYAH ANNOUNCES SCOTTISH 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

TOYAH ANNOUNCES SCOTTISH 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Toyah has announced a series of four Scottish gigs in April 2019. Thunder In The Highlands Tour 2019 will play Edinburgh, Dundee, Inverness and Glasgow. The year 2019 marks the 40th anniversary of her music career as Toyah released her first ever...

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NEW VERSION OF AMERICA FOR BEGINNERS AVAILABLE NOW

NEW VERSION OF AMERICA FOR BEGINNERS AVAILABLE NOW

Toyah has recorded a brand new version of America For Beginners for the soundtrack album for forthcoming movie 1985. The track is available digitally via Bandcamp with pre-orders now open for the soundtrack CD.  Shot on black-and-white Super...

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Toyah in latest edition of Classic Pop

Toyah in latest edition of Classic Pop

Issue 44 of Classic Pop magazine, which includes a six-page Toyah feature, is on sale now.  The feature includes a new interview with Toyah and a selection of career spanning images. Get your copy in-store for just £5.99. Alternatively, you can buy...

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Finland 28 Sept gig postponed by promoter

Finland 28 Sept gig postponed by promoter

Unfortunately the promoter of the Finland date has postponed the gig on 28 September. We are unaware as yet when the date will be rescheduled for but is likely to be 2019. Please contact your point of original ticket purchase for refunds if you did...

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Desire on translucent red vinyl available at Amazon

Desire on translucent red vinyl available at Amazon

UPDATE: limited copies are now available from Amazon. Click here to pre-order. These copies will be available from Friday 18 May, Toyah's 60th Birthday. Toyah's 1987 studio album Desire will be issued on translucent red vinyl as a special Record...

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#Toyah60 Four Special Celebratory Gigs announced

#Toyah60 Four Special Celebratory Gigs announced

Four Gigs From #Toyah60 on sale now! Celebrating 40 years of music in her 60th year, Toyah will perform four special gigs this autumn with her full band. Expect classics, the hits and surprises. Tickets on sale now. 26 Oct | Manchester Ruby Lounge...

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Toyah In Conversation at Derby Film Festival 2018

Toyah In Conversation at Derby Film Festival 2018

Toyah will take part in a special In Conversation event at Derby Film Festival anchored around her screen and film work on 5 May 2018. The festival says: It is hard to imagine a more perfect guest for the eclectic nature of Paracinema than Toyah...

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Vote for your Top 10 song in the #Toyah60 Poll

Vote for your Top 10 song in the #Toyah60 Poll

We are celebrating Toyah’s 40 years of music in her 60th year. Do you pogo at gigs to the early punk classics from Sheep Farming In Barnet? Do you rock out to the 1980s B-Sides, know all the lyrics to the Sunday All Over The World album or have...

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Jubilee: the reviews

Jubilee: the reviews

Derek Jarman’s anarchic punk film Jubilee has been adapted for the stage with a cast including Toyah Willcox who made her screen debut in the original version 40 years ago. Willcox played the cackling pyromaniac Mad, a member of a girl gang whose...

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#Toyah60 A momentous celebratory year

#Toyah60 A momentous celebratory year

#Toyah60 The year 2018 is a one which includes several momentous milestones for Toyah. This includes her 60th birthday and the 40th anniversary of her music career as Toyah recorded her first studio demos with Joel Bogen in 1978. The year is...

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STAGE ADAPTATION OF JUBILEE OPENS IN LONDON 15 FEB

STAGE ADAPTATION OF JUBILEE OPENS IN LONDON 15 FEB

Derek Jarman’s anarchic punk film Jubilee has been adapted for the stage with a cast including Toyah Willcox who made her screen debut in the original version 40 years ago. Willcox played the cackling pyromaniac Mad, a member of a girl gang whose...

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Toyah 2018 gig diary announced

Toyah 2018 gig diary announced

TOYAH LIVE IN 2018..... celebrating 40 years in music Although some dates are still being booked and to be announced as the year progresses, there are now over 30 confirmed live Toyah concert dates for in 2018. It's busy year which already includes...

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Toyah Q&A for The Guardian: Mon 22 Jan 2018

With the London run of a new stage version of Derek Jarman’s punk movie Jubilee, Toyah will answer your questions at 1.30pm GMT on Monday 22 January live on The Guardian website. Toyah Willcox is not a woman to be pinned down. A singer, actor, TV...

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IN EXTREMIS WINS AWARDS AT FILM FESTIVALS

IN EXTREMIS WINS AWARDS AT FILM FESTIVALS

In Extremis has been playing film festivals across the globe and has nominated for a series of awards. The film is screened at Cineworld on Saturday 4 November at 17.00 as part of the screening selections for The British Horror Film Festival 2017....

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