TOY’s self titled debut album coming soon on Heavenly Recordings.


We are very proud to announce details of the release of their self-titled debut album which will be released on Heavenly Recordings, Monday 10th September 2012. Cd, download and double vinyl.

You can now pre order the album from:
Rough Trade exclusive with a bonus cd ‘TOY — live at the BBC’ featuring the tracks ‘bright white shimmering sun’, ‘motoring’, ‘colours running out’, ‘left myself behind’ and ‘when i get back’.

& over at they have exclusive album and T shirt bundles.

Recorded during the spring of 2012 with Dan Carey in his South London studio, the track listing of the 11-track album is as follows:

1. Colour’s Running Out
2. The Reasons Why
3. Dead & Gone
4. Lose My Way
5. Drifting Deeper
6. Motoring
7. My Heart Skips A Beat
8. Strange
9. Make It Mine
10. Walk Up To Me
11. Kopter

The start of the year saw them play a 4-week residency at the Shacklewell Arms in London, and a U.K. headline tour April culminated in a sold-out show at London’s XOYO.

They recently played at this year’s Field Day Festival and are set to play further festival dates over the summer as well as another headline U.K. tour in the autumn following the release of the album. The current list of live shows is as follows:

14th — Inverness, Ironworks (with Primal Scream)
15th — Aberdeen, Music Hall (with Primal Scream)
16th – Dunoon, Queens Hall (with Primal Scream)
29th — Winchester, Blissfields Festival

4th — London, Proud Gallery
14th – Southwold, Latitude Festival
17th – London, White Heat @ Madam Jo Jo’s
21st — St. Germans, Port Eliot Festival
22nd — Sheffield, Tramlines Festival
28th — Kendal, Kendal Calling Festival

4th — Standon, Standon Calling
5th — Stockton, Stockton Weekender
17th — Brecon, Green Man festival
24th – Leeds, Leeds Festival
26th — Reading, Reading Festival

1st — Salisbury, End of the Road Festival
9th — Isle of Wight, Bestival

TOY are:
Tom Dougall (vocals / guitar), Dominic O’Dair (guitars), Maxim Barron (bass / vocals), Alejandra Diez (synths / modulations) & Charlie Salvidge (drums / vocals).

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