Vive Le Rock Awards 2024: Toyah Receives ICON Award

April 18th, 2024

Toyah was honoured at the Vive Le Rock Awards 2024 on 12th April.

“It makes me super proud for your recognition. It was an excellent night at Islington. The VLR BAND were amazing . Thank you, TOYAH XXX”

• See the news at Facebook and Instagram. (Photo © Toyah Willcox)

Live 2024: Toyah & Robert @ Glastonbury

April 18th, 2024

Just announced: Toyah & Robert are playing the Avalon Stage at Glastonbury 2024

See our news archive for more Live 2024 news and concert dates, including Isle Of Wight Festival, Deva Fest, Beautiful Days, Tartan Heart Festival, 80s Calling for Toyah & Robert.

Toyah (without Robert) plays Rebellion Festival, Music In The Park, Sign Of The Times, 80s Legends Live, as well as a number of other dates, including: Hits On The Pitch and The Torchlight Festival.

There is also two UK tours for Toyah & Robert – The Rock Summer Party and The Christmas Party Tour.

• Browse all upcoming live dates at See also Toyah & Robert confirmed for Glastonbury 2024, announced on the Home Page of Toyah’s official website.

Punktuation! Mag: Vive Le Rock Awards 2024

April 18th, 2024

Vive Le Rock Awards 2024 – A Star-Studded Evening Of Sparkling Performances!

Finally in this section, the enthusiastic and hard-working Toyah Willcox was presented with the Icon Award by Saffron Sprackling from 90’s stars Republica – it was wonderful to see the two ladies so enthusiastic and supportive of each other. Toyah’s long career in both acting and music continues to this day, with her popular ‘Sunday Lunch‘ broadcasts with husband Robert Fripp (King Crimson) garnering her many new fans across the globe since 2020’s lockdown, as well as festival appearances performing her hit songs!

• Continue reading at Punktuation! Mag. (Photo © Punktuation Mag)

The Punk Site: Warrior Rock Expanded Reissue

April 18th, 2024

Toyah’s “Warrior Rock” Double Live Album Gets Expanded Reissue

Toyah‘s 1982 double live album, Warrior Rock, is getting a long overdue remastered and expanded release. Originally released as a double album in October 1982, Warrior Rock was recorded at London’s Hammersmith Odeon across the final two nights of the tour and contained 15 songs centred around material from the band’s Top Ten albums, Anthem and The Changeling.

The album was named after the B-Side of Toyah‘s 1982 single Brave New World and features hit singles It’s A Mystery, I Want To Be Free and Thunder In The Mountains alongside fan favourites Ieya, Danced and War Boys. This expanded reissue now documents The Changeling Tour, Toyah‘s highly successful run of 25 UK concert dates in the Summer of 1982 in a more comprehensive fashion.

• Continue reading at The Punk Site. Pre-order Warrior Rock: Toyah On Tour at Cherry Red Records.

Vive Le Rock Awards: I Want To Be Free

April 18th, 2024

Toyah performing I Want To Be Free at the Vive Le Rock Awards on 12th April 2024. (Thanks to Piranah Pete)

Toyah & Robert’s Weekend: Sat Song/UM/Sunday Lunch

April 18th, 2024

Saturday Morning Song: We Are (Live in Germany) – Watch… • Toyah & Robert: UpBeat MomentsWatch… • Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch – Master Of PuppetsWatch… (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Mirror: Toyah Talks Strictly 2024

April 10th, 2024

Exclusive: Toyah Willcox looks set for Strictly Come Dancing 2024 thanks to famous pal

Punk icon Toyah Willcox has teased she is up for joining this year’s Strictly Come Dancing lineup following her pal Angela Rippon’s success but she has one condition

Toyah Willcox has shared her hopes to take part in Strictly Come Dancing

Toyah Willcox has thrown her name into the mix to take part in this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.

The punk icon, 65, declared she’d love to take part in the BBC dance competition following the success of her close friend Angela Rippon. Journalist and presenter Angela, 79, competed in last year’s series as she was partnered with Kai Widdrington and became the series’ oldest contestant.

Toyah exclusively told The Mirror she would like to follow in Angela’s footsteps, but admitted she wants to do it “sooner rather than later”. It comes after rumours are already swirling over who could be taking part in this year’s Strictly. The singer has been facing calls to take part in the show for years, having recently impressed fans with her moves during her social media videos alongside husband Robert Fripp.

When asked by The Mirror if she would be up for taking part, Toyah said: “Oh, God yeah. Well, I’d have to do it sooner rather than later, because I’m not gonna be able to move. I do understand how hard they work. I’m friends with Angela Rippon and she was extraordinary.”

• Continue reading at The Mirror.

Toyah On TV: Portrait Artist Of The Year

April 10th, 2024

Portrait Artist Of The Year: Sky Arts: Wednesday 17th April: 8pm
Celebrities V Kids Special. Nitin Ganatra, Anita Mangan, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, Toyah Willcox, Leigh Francis and Gemma Cairney join six school pupils selected as part of Sky Arts Access All Arts initiative to paint portraits of Konnie Huq, Lee Ridley and Chi-Chi Nwanoku.

Toyah & Robert’s Weekend: At Home/UM/Sunday Lunch

April 10th, 2024

Toyah At Home: April 2024 – Watch… • Toyah & Robert: UpBeat MomentsWatch… • Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch – Way Down InsideWatch… (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Toyah On TV: Toyah’s Sack The Stylist?!

April 10th, 2024

Toyah’s Sack The Stylist?! Top 30: NOW 80s: Thursday 11th April: 1pm
Pop legend Toyah brings 30 memorable videos featuring a cavalcade of clothing calamities from superstars including Visage, Five Star, Divine, Cher, The Jam, Bananarama, Dead Or Alive, Bucks Fizz, ABC, Depeche Mode, David Bowie, Madonna, Adam & The Ants, A Flock Of Seagulls, Roxy Music, Kajagoogoo, Duran Duran, Grace Jones, Su Pollard, Toyah herself and more in this crazy countdown!

Super Deluxe Edition: Warrior Rock – Toyah On Tour

April 3rd, 2024

Toyah / Warrior Rock: Toyah On Tour

1982 live album • 3CD and 2LP coloured vinyl

Warrior Rock: Toyah on Tour was the second live album by the band Toyah. It was originally released in November 1982 by Safari Records and is the next release in Cherry Red’s comprehensive reissue campaign.

The 15-track double album featured material recorded on 17 and 18 July 1982 at Hammersmith Odeon at the end of The Changeling UK tour. A new 3CD set (compiled by Craig Astley and Joel Bogen) sees the album remastered and expanded to 41 tracks featuring 26 previously unreleased bonus tracks, with a total of 19 different songs from 11 gigs, at nine different locations!

These means that for the first time all four sides of the original vinyl live album are included on CD – unabridged and uncut. The first CD offers 12 of the 15 tracks while CD 2 starts with the last three songs from the concert. After that follows ‘Street Creature’ a mixed and mastered outtake from Hammersmith, soundcheck recordings, and rehearsals from Brixton Fair Deal (now known as Brixton Academy).

• Continue reading at Super Deluxe Edition. Pre-order Warrior Rock – Toyah On Tour at Cherry Red.

Official Toyah: April 2024 Blog

April 3rd, 2024

Toyah’s blog for April is available to read at

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Toyah & Robert’s Weekend: Sat Song/UM/Sunday Lunch

April 3rd, 2024

Saturday Morning Song: I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll (Unplugged) – Watch… • Toyah & Robert: UpBeat MomentsWatch… • Toyah & Robert’s Easter Sunday Lunch – RoadkillWatch…A Surprise From Robert: April 1st 2024 – Watch… (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Press for Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch. This week covering Starcrawler for Easter. (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Brooklyn Vegan: Watch Toyah & Robert Fripp cover Starcrawler’s “Roadkill” for Easter – Continue…

Brave Words: Robert Fripp & Toyah Are Serving Up “Roadkill” For Easter Sunday Lunch – Continue…

TikTok: Welcome to Toyah & Robert’s Easter Sunday Lunch! – Continue…

DGM Live: Easter Sunday Lunch – Continue…

Birmingham Journal: Toyah Willcox: Career and Wealth

April 3rd, 2024

Toyah Willcox, a name synonymous with the vibrant British music and entertainment scene of the 1980s, continues to captivate audiences with her dynamic presence and undeniable talent. From her early beginnings as a punk rock icon to her diversified career as a singer, actress, author, and television presenter, Toyah has carved a remarkable legacy in the entertainment industry.

In this article, we delve into the fascinating journey of Toyah Willcox, exploring her achievements, contributions, and the evolution of her net worth over the years.

Early Life and Career Beginnings

Born on May 18, 1958, in Kings Heath, Birmingham, Toyah Ann Willcox showed early signs of artistic flair and ambition. Her passion for performing arts led her to pursue a career in acting and music from a young age. In the late 1970s, Toyah emerged as a prominent figure in the British punk rock scene, gaining attention for her distinctive style, rebellious spirit, and energetic stage presence.

• Continue reading at the Birmingham Journal.

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Toyah On TV: Carol Decker’s 30 Rock Chicks!

April 3rd, 2024

Carol Decker’s 30 Rock Chicks!: NOW Rock: Saturday 3rd April: 11pm
T’Pau’s Carol Decker brings a bit of Heart and Soul to a countdown of ’80s ladies who like to rock! With Joan Jett, Tina Turner, Stevie Nicks and Pat Benatar. (as well as Toyah via the Thunder In The Mountains video)

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Television: Terry Hall At The BBC

April 3rd, 2024

Toyah made a guest appearance on Terry Hall At The BBC on BBC Four at the weekend, introducing The Specials from an episode of Look! Hear! from January 1980.

Toyah Fanzine: Back Issues

March 30th, 2024

I’ve had requests for back issues of the fanzine. Unfortunately there aren’t many but what is available I’ve listed on the page you’ll find by clicking below…

Live 2024: Toyah & Robert/80s Calling Festival

March 27th, 2024

Yet another festival date for Toyah & Robert has been announced for this Summer. They will play 80s Calling on Saturday 31st August at The Darlington Arena. The line-up includes Holly Johnson, Level 42, The Christians, T’Pau and Bananarama.

• Tickets are on sale from this morning. See all of the upcoming lives dates at

Toyah & Robert’s Weekend: Toyah At Home/UM/Sunday Lunch

March 27th, 2024

Toyah At Home: Warrior Rock Announcement – Watch… • Toyah & Robert: UpBeat MomentsWatch… • Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch – Cake Time – Watch… (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Toyah On TV: 50 Wild Women Of The 80s!

March 27th, 2024

50 Wild Women Of The 80s!: NOW 80s: Wednesday 3rd April: 7am
Brilliant songs, big voices, blazing hair & bags of attitude – the ladies of the 80s had the lot! From Toyah to Tina & Joan Jett to Janet Jackson.

Toyah Fanzine: Warrior Rock – Toyah On Tour +

March 27th, 2024

The new issue(s) of Dreamscape’s Toyah Fanzine are available to pre-order. Celebrating the reissue of the glorious Warrior Rock: Toyah On Tour live album, as well as 60 issues of the fanzine. This bundle is also the start of a three-part celebration of Toyah’s album discography, via a flyers/postcards collection. Further info/pre-order by clicking below.