Posts Tagged ‘Bristol Post’

Bristol Post: What’s On

November 5th, 2015

brispost14aPunk queen, actress, TV personality, music composer and wife of King Crimson’s Robert Fripp – Toyah Willcox wears many hats, but after a career spanning five decades and 20 albums, she’s not short of material for this solo show featuring classics and rarities from the early-80s hits like It’s A Mystery and I Want To Be Free, through to her latest work.

Toyah: 5th Nov, 7pm: The Fleece, 12 St Thomas Street, Bristol.

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Bristol Post: Review: Toyah at the Bristol Fleece

November 17th, 2014

bristolpost14aForever a member of the exclusive Mononymous Club, Toyah is perhaps best known to most today as a TV personality appearing on quiz shows and umpteen celebrity reality programmes.

To others she will always be remembered as the once wild woman of British mainstream pop who in the early Eighties broke the mould for female singers who previously only sang songs about unrequited love. Starring roles in iconic films Quadrophenia and Jubilee cemented Toyah’s reputation as being bold and rebellious further still.

Gigging consistently since the beginning of her career the interestingly titled latest tour, Songs From The Intergalactic Ranch House, named after her original fan club, is a retrospective celebration spanning the 1979 release of her debut album, Sheep Farming in Barnet through to her last solo studio album In The Court Of The Crimson Queen.

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The Bristol Post: ‘Hormonal Housewives’ Review

May 15th, 2013

Monday’s Hormonal Housewives show at the Bristol Hippodrome has been reviewed by The Post.

REVIEW: Hormonal Housewives,
Bristol Hippodrome, 9/10

The new Hormonal Housewives show has played at the Bristol Hippodrome following on from successful tours in the past two years.

Toyah Willcox, Julie Coombe and Sarah Jane Buckley star in the show written by husband and wife team Julie Coombe and John MacIsaac.

The girls strode onto the stage to Queen’s hit, I Want To Break Free and definitely spent the next hour or two doing just that.

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