Exposé Online banner

Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys

Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys
Country
United States
Profile
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys is an eclectic band from Boston that could be described as apocalyptic psychedelic Americana. They could be described a lot of other ways too. They say "SteamCrunk," which also works.
Website
http://http://www.armyoftoys.com/
Related articles (3)
Releases on file (7)
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari - Live Soundtrack Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari - Live Soundtrack
((Not on label) no#, 2013, DL)
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Soft Time Traveler Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Soft Time Traveler
((Not on label) no#, 2013, CD)
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Trapdoors Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Trapdoors
((Not on label) no#, 2013, CD)
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Dear Moon Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Dear Moon
((Not on label) no#, 2012, CD)
Various Artists — A Dark Cabaret 2 Various Artists — A Dark Cabaret 2
(Projekt 260, 2011, CD)
Various Artists — A Sepiachord Passport Various Artists — A Sepiachord Passport
(Projekt 250, 2010, CD)
Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Steam Ship Killers Walter Sickert & the Army of Broken Toys — Steam Ship Killers
((Not on label) no#, 2010, CD)

Latest news

2019-08-20
Alex's Hand Seeks Spa Treatment – American / European band Alex's Hand has a new album in the works called Hungarian Spa, which looks to be their biggest and best yet, featuring a large roster of guest musicians. They're seeking funding to take the project on the road, and are looking for help from the crowd of wisdom. » Read more

2019-06-05
Legendary Co-Founder of The 13th Floor Elevators Passes Away at Age 71 – Sadly, Roky Erickson passed away on May 31, 2019. Known as the father of psychedelic music and co-founder of the ground breaking 13th Floor Elevators, Roky had a profound influence on music from the 60s to today. Plagued by his own personal demons, Roky had a difficult life and is now free of these burdens. » Read more

2019-04-24
Help MoonJune Bring Great Music to Life – Like many music lovers around the world, we’ve been thrilled and amazed to hear the recordings that have been released by MoonJune from sessions at La Casa Murada in Spain. Such label stalwarts as Mark Wingfield, Markus Reuter, Asaf Sirkis, Tony Levin, Dusan Jevtovic, Vasil Hadzimanov, and many more have gathered in various combinations at the studio to produce some of the most creative music in recent years. Now, label head Leonardo Pavkovic is offering a compilation, La Casa Murada - MoonJune Sessions, Volume One, as a fundraiser for upcoming sessions. » Read more

2019-04-10
The Pineapple Thief to Tour North America – November and December of 2019 will see The Pineapple Thief bringing their music to Canada, Mexico, and the US, and famed drummer Gavin Harrison will be on board. The band has been touring extensively in Europe, but North America will be new territory for them. » Read more

2019-03-25
Scott Walker RIP – Noel Scott Engel, better known as Scott Walker, was one of the most intriguing and enigmatic musical figures in the second half of the 20th Century. His strange career started with The Walker Brothers, an American pop group that featured no one named Walker and no brothers. After moving to England in 1965, they had a series of hit singles. Scott's solo work started with Scott in 1967. Starting in the 80s, his work took an increasingly avant-garde turn. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Brian Eno - Another Day on Earth – Brian Eno’s first set of new songs is a welcome follow-on to his collaboration with John Cale, Which Way Up. The opening cut, “This,” begins the subdued eleven song set and it is a...  (2006) » Read more

Stephen Parsick - Hollenengel – Stephen Parsick, the other half of the well known (in EM-circles) German formation Ramp has made an album that immediately floats into dark realms. Travelling side by side with Vangelis, dark strings,...  (2006) » Read more

Il Berlione - In 453 Minutes Infernal Cooking – There is little I can add to the other reviews regarding Il Berlione's follow-up album, In 453 Minutes Infernal Cooking. Il Berlione"s second comes across as more jazzy and zany to my ears....  (1996) » Read more

Make a Rising - Infinite Ellipse and Head with Open Fontanel – This is one very strange band. And that’s strange in a good way – interesting, unusual, even unique in some respects – something completely new, not more of the same; and after all,...  (2008) » Read more

Espíritu - Espíritu & Live en Obras '82 – This Argentine band are best-known for their classic Crisálida, an album of complex guitar / synth prog in the Italian style a la Semiramis. The self-titled album was made several years and...  (1997) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues