Toy (Toy album)

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TOY
Studio album by Toy
Released September 10, 2012 (2012-09-10)
Recorded 2012
Genre Shoegazing, indie rock, post-rock
Length 58:02
Label Heavenly
Producer Dan Carey
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 78/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
Now Magazine 5/5 stars[3]
MusicOMH 4.5/5 stars[4]
This Is Fake DIY 9/10[5]
NME 8/10[6]
The Fly 4/5 stars[7]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[8]
Under the Radar 7.5/10[9]
No Ripcord 6/10[10]

TOY is the 2012 eponymous debut album by London-based band TOY.

The album was recorded in early 2012, by music producer Dan Carey at his South London studio.[11] Their album artwork is by artist Leif Podhajsky[12]

Tracklisting[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Colours Running Out"   3:54
2. "The Reasons Why"   3:54
3. "Dead & Gone"   7:39
4. "Lose My Way"   4:26
5. "Drifting Deeper"   4:55
6. "Motoring"   4:33
7. "Heart Skips a Beat"   4:23
8. "Strange"   4:53
9. "Make It Mine"   3:53
10. "Omni"   1:27
11. "Walk Up to Me"   4:06
12. "Kopter"   9:50

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TOY Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  2. ^ "Toy Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  3. ^ Huffa, Joanne. "Toy". Now Magazine. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  4. ^ Lee, Tim. "Toy - Toy". MusicOMH. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  5. ^ Hunt, El. "Album Review". This Is Fake DIY. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  6. ^ Stubbs, Dan (2012-09-07). "Album Review". NME. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  7. ^ Denney, Alex (2012-09-07). "Album Review". The Fly. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  8. ^ Simpson, Dave (2012-09-06). "Toy: Toy – review". The Guardian. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  9. ^ Studarus, Laura (2012-09-26). "Toy Review". Under the Radar. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  10. ^ Wragg, Stephen (2012-09-18). "Toy Review". No Ripcord. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  11. ^ "TOY’s self titled debut album coming soon on Heavenly Recordings". Heavenly Records. 2012-06-22. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  12. ^ http://leifpodhajsky.com/TOY