Posts Tagged ‘The Acoustic Album’

The Acoustic Album/Strange Tales

May 16th, 2015

The 2014 edition of The Acoustic Album and last year’s third album by The Humans, Strange Tales, are both now available to order/buy online on CD. Further info at Click below to go directly to the Burning Shed store.


Official Toyah: Ask Toyah/Win The Acoustic Album

February 11th, 2015

asktoyah14dHead over to The Official Toyah Facebook page for the latest opportunity to “Ask Toyah” a question.

From FB: New questions invited for Toyah to answer directly in video messages for Post your questions in the comments on this post. All “when are you playing live in my town” won’t be answered! There is also a signed copy of The Acoustic Album (2014 re-press) up for grabs for the most original question or question which Toyah likes the most from this batch! Ready, steady ASK!

The Acoustic Album

November 1st, 2014

acoualb14eThe Acoustic Album went on sale at Thursday’s Acoustic, Up Close & Personal date at Shire Hall, Howden.

The newly pressed CD, with completely revised artwork, will also be available to buy online in the near future. Keep an eye on the official Toyah website for info on this.

There will also be an opportunity to win a signed copy of the album via the November issue of the ‘Breaking Through’ newsletter.

• View a larger preview of the CD here. (Thanks to

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The Acoustic Album: Re-Available on CD

October 31st, 2014


The Acoustic Album, Toyah’s 1996 re-working of a selection of previous recordings, including Blue MeaningsAngels & Demons, The Vow and Moonlight Dancing, will be available again on CD soon. The album, which has become a real fan favourite in recent years, has been out of print for some time.

The CD, which will feature all new artwork, will be available to buy at future Toyah concerts, exactly when TBC by

The Acoustic Album was released digitally, for the first time, in February of this year. View further info on the album at The Official Toyah Discography.

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The Acoustic Album 2?

October 15th, 2014

The acoustic gigs have been so successful that I really need to consider doing another acoustic album.” said Toyah in a recent interview with The Argus. I would love to hear songs from Minx and In The Court Of The Crimson Queen recorded acoustically. In the meantime The Acoustic Album is available at iTunes.


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The Acoustic Album: Available Digitally Now

February 21st, 2014

“Toyah Unplugged!” The Acoustic Album is now on sale at iTunes. This is the first time the album, originally released on CD in October 1996, has been available in digital format. Availability via other digital music stores will follow soon. Great vocals on this, by Toyah (and Tayce).


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The Acoustic Album: Digital Release + The Acoustic Collection

February 19th, 2014

acoualb14aTo mark the 2014 acoustic concerts, Toyah’s unplugged recording The Acoustic Album will be available digitally for the first time from next Monday, 24th February. The release has the same track listing as the original album:

1. The Vow, 2. Moonlight Dancing, 3. Revive The World, 4. I Want To Be Free, 5. It’s A Mystery (Piano Version), 6. Danced, 7. Good Morning Universe, 8. Blue Meanings, 9. Jungles Of Jupiter, 10. It’s A Mystery (Up Tempo Version), 11. Ieya, 12. Angels And Demons, 13. I Am, 14. Thunder In The Mountains, 15. It’s A Mystery (String Version)

The digital version features new artwork. This kickstarts a digital release programme which will see Toyah’s non-Safari catalogue become available digitally.

 News Source: Breaking Through: The Official Toyah Newsletter.

acoustic14bTo celebrate the acoustic gigs and to accompany The Acoustic Album a downloadable digital exclusive, available only to subscribers to Breaking Through, has also been made available. The Acoustic Collection compiles thirteen unplugged tracks spanning 1976-2006 with some previously unreleased archive live recordings.

• Sign up to Breaking Through: The Official Toyah Newsletter for further info on this and details of how to download The Acoustic Collection.

The latest “Live Track Of The Month” is also something acoustic: ‘We Are’ from one of Toyah’s trio of live, and acoustic, gigs at Bourbon Street, Glasgow back in early 1997. This track is also included in the aforementioned The Acoustic Collection.

• Visit The Official Toyah Gigs page to listen to ‘We Are’. The entire GLR interview with Toyah, which features the fantastic live versions of ‘Now I’m Running’ and ‘Invisible Love’, is available in Dreamscape Downloads. Look for “Leap! Interview 1993”.