Read an Interview with Tom Dougall and Charlie Salvidge of TOY - Beat Magazine

Read an Interview with Tom Dougall and Charlie Salvidge of TOY

We had a chat with two fifths of London band TOY. Find out all the essential info on the music listening habits of Toy singer/guitarist Tom Dougall and drummer Charlie Salvidge, including the very first records they bought.

Tom Dougall – TOY

First record you bought:
‘It’s Like That’ – Run-D.M.C. feat Jason Nevins

Last record you bought:
The Plastic Cloud debut album
Favourite record sleeve: Bring It All Back Home – Bob Dylan
Song that always gets you dancing: ‘Come On Eileen’ – Dexy’s Midnight Runners

Song that always gets you singing:
‘Strangers In The Night’ – Frank Sinatra

Song that reminds you of summer:
‘Don’t Worry Baby’ – The Beach Boys

Song that reminds you of winter:
All of the music I listen to apart from three songs
Song that gets you swinging (your scarf):
‘Moderato Cantabile’ – Arsen Dedić

First song you learned to play on an instrument:
‘Yellow Submarine’
Favourite drink at a club:
Eight pints worth of limoncello
Favourite article of clothing:
Black turtleneck
Favourite thing I should have asked?
What’s the meaning of life?


Left to right: Ani Mijatovic, Rose Elinor Dougall, Tom Dougall and Charlie Salvidge

Charlie Salvidge – TOY

First record you bought:
‘A Nanny In Manhattan’ – Lilys

Last record you bought:
‘Joybringer’ – Manfred Mann’s Earth Band

Favourite record sleeve:
Revolver – The Beatles
Song that always gets you dancing:
‘War Pigs’ – Black Sabbath

Song that always gets you singing:
‘Rewind’ – The Artful Dodger ft. Craig David

Song that reminds you of summer:
‘Summer (The First Time)’ – Bobby Goldsboro

Song that reminds you of winter:
‘Winter’ – Family
Song that gets you swinging (your scarf):
‘Mack The Knife’ – Bobby Darin

First song you learned to play on an instrument:
‘Oats And Beans’
Favourite drink at a club:
Pint of Bitter
Favourite article of clothing:
Original Wonderful Radio London T Shirt
Favourite thing I should have asked?
What does it all mean?

Stylist: Jess Morris / Make-up: Ksenia Galina / Clothes courtesy of Rockins
Tom wears own clothes and Rockins Snakes Cashmere Lime Scarf

(group shot) Ani Wears Rockins Explosions White t-shirt, Rockins Bordeaux Corduroy Blazer, Rockins Bordeaux Suede Belt, Rockins High Rise White Rigid Flare Denim Jeans & Rockins Zebra Sequin Scarf, Rose wears Rockins Plain Black T-Shirt, Rockins Black Velvet Blazer, Rockins Washed Black High Rise Rigid Denim Jeans & Rockins Green Sequin Snake scarf, Tom wears own clothes and Charlie wears own clothes with Rockins Wings Super Skinny Black Scarf

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