The sound has without doubt expanded - and grown more confident - in part because
this is the first album for which Toy has become a self-sufficient five-person unit doing everything for themselves.
"Each song was a blank canvas," says Maxim. "Producers inevitably develop their own patterns over
time, right down to certain drum sounds. We were starting from scratch and it felt very creative as a
result. It's an album we feel deeply connected to".
Finally, having recently played a packed-out show at the Shacklewell Arms in London, where they premiered a number of the new album tracks, the band have announced a run of headline shows in the new year. The full list of dates is as follows: