Stourbridge News: Stourbridge Choir Members Join Toyah

July 23rd, 2014

stnews14bStourbridge choir members join Toyah at fundraising concert

Stourbridge Rock Choir members joined forces with punk legend Toyah Willcox at a concert in Birmingham.

Singers from the town group formed part of the Midlands Rock Choir who took to the stage for a fundraising concert at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall on Saturday July 19.

Choir leader, Christa Hugo, who runs weekly Rock Choir sessions in Stourbridge, was thrilled with her choir members’ performance.

• Continue reading at Stourbridge News.

Live 2014: Acoustic @ The Duchess Update

July 22nd, 2014

live2014iNews just in from promoter of York show. This Thursday’s acoustic gig at The Duchess York has been re-scheduled. New date not confirmed but later in year. Refunds can be sought though from original place of purchase in meantime if need be. Friday’s acoustic show at Settle Victoria Hall is all confirmed and going ahead as planned. Apologies for any inconvenience. (News Source: Official Toyah at Facebook)

Toyah & Rock Choir @ Birmingham Symphony Hall

July 20th, 2014

Toyah performing at yesterday’s Rock Choir event in Birmingham Symphony Hall. ‘It’s A Mystery’, ‘Angel In You’ and ‘Sensational’. Sounding great with the choir.

Live 2015: The Humans UK Concerts

July 19th, 2014

humans15aToyah and The Humans tell Strange Tales

Two live UK dates for The Humans, in April of 2015, were confirmed yesterday by toyahwillcox.com. Tickets for both dates will go on sale soon.

They will play at The Talking Heads, Southampton (Thursday 16th April) and The Garage Music Venue, Swansea (Friday 17th April).

• More gig news soon at toyahwillcox.com. Browse all of Dreamscape’s recent news on The Humans here. Keep an eye on The Humans Official and Sugar Rush: The Humans Fansite to stay updated on the band.

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Rock Choir @ Birmingham Symphony Hall

July 19th, 2014

rockchoir14bRock Choir 2014 takes place today and this evening at Birmingham Symphony Hall.

Toyah has been tweeting about the event over the last couple of days.

RockChoir Choir sounds absolutely mega. Sensational, Angel In You, Mystery….WOW, i cant wait“, “Just rehearsed Rock Choir B’ham Symphony hall. Moved me to tears. Crimson Queen songs are Sensational“.

• Browse all of Dreamscape’s Rock Choir related news here.

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The Star: Toyah Willcox at One Voice

July 19th, 2014

thestar14aSlideshow: Toyah Willcox at One Voice

Toyah Willcox comperes the One Voice event which saw about 1,500 school pupils join together to sing at Rotherham’s New York Stadium.

• Continue reading/view the slideshow (just one photo of Toyah) at The Star. (Photo © The Star)

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Toyah on the Radio: John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music

July 19th, 2014

More chances to listen to John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music. Toyah guests in John’s new series later this month. The programme will also be available at BBC iPlayer post-airing.

John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music: BBC Radio 4: Sunday 27th July: 7.15pm
John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music: BBC Radio 4 Extra: Friday 1st August: 7.30am
John Shuttleworth invites musical guests to his Sheffield home to sing one of his songs and one of their own, if they are lucky. 3: Mary is not happy, as John has invited Toyah Willcox to the lounge and she is worried that Toyah will live up to her wild 80s image and wreak havoc in the house.

Toyah on TV: The Corn Is Green

July 19th, 2014

The Corn is Green: True Movies 1: Friday 25th July: 11am
Academy Award winner Katharine Hepburn stars as a schoolteacher determined to help the people of a turn-of-the-century Welsh mining town. With Ian Saynor, Bill Fraser, Patricia Hayes, Anna Massey, Artro Morris, Dorothea Phillips, Toyah Willcox, Huw Richards, Bryn Fon, Dyfan Roberts and Robin John. Directed by: George Cukor (1979).

Rotherham Advertiser: All Together As One

July 18th, 2014

rotherad14aHundreds of Rotherham youngsters were joined by eighties pop star Toyah Willcox to bring a massive summer celebration to a tuneful close.

The singer led a huge choir of voices at New York Stadium on Friday at the One Voice concert.

• Continue reading. and view another photo of Toyah, at the Rotherham Advertiser. (Photo © Rotherham Advertiser)

Scene: Toyah The New York Cheerleader

July 18th, 2014

Toyah is the cover star of ‘Scene’, the magazine supplement that accompanies tomorrow’s ‘Rotherham Advertiser’. View a larger version at Toyah’s Twitter. (Thanks to Gareth Dennison)

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Stourbridge News: Stourbridge Rock Choir & Toyah

July 17th, 2014

stnews14aStourbridge Rock Choir set to rub shoulders with singing star Toyah Willcox

Members of Stourbridge Rock Choir will be rubbing shoulders with singing star Toyah Willcox this Saturday (July 19) at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall.

They will be forming part of the Midlands Rock Choir who will be giving a concert at the Birmingham venue starting at 8pm.

• Continue reading at Stourbridge News.

Classic Pop: Toyah in Issue 12

July 16th, 2014

There’s great Toyah content in, the just published, Issue 12 of Classic Pop magazine. She is pictured and mentioned in a review of Let’s Rock Bristol. There’s also a competition to win tickets for the Songs From The Intergalactic Ranch House UK Tour. Click below to visit the Classic Pop website. (Thanks to Lärwi for the scans)

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Official Toyah: July 2014 Blog

July 16th, 2014

Toyah’s July blog is now available to read at The Official Toyah Willcox Website.

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Toyah @ Wicked, Birmingham Hippodrome

July 14th, 2014

Last Thursday Toyah attended the Press Night of Wicked at The Birmingham Hippodrome. View a selection of photos from the evening by clicking below. (Photo © Birmingham Hippodrome)

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Toyah on the Radio: John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music

July 14th, 2014

John Shuttleworth’s Lounge Music: BBC Radio 4: Sunday 27th July: 7.15pm
John Shuttleworth invites musical guests to his Sheffield home to sing one of his songs and one of their own, if they are lucky. 3: Mary is not happy, as John has invited Toyah Willcox to the lounge and she is worried that Toyah will live up to her wild 80s image and wreak havoc in the house.