In typical Sunday Lunch vogue, Fripp performed lead guitar with a menacing expression on his face, whereas Willcox dealt with lead vocals and an interpretive dance routine. Each have been clad in Halloween costumes, with Fripp dressed as a mummy with big black spiders throughout his physique, and Willcox with a spider of her personal clasped round her bust. Within the background, they’ve strung up a large net and a portray that reads “ALL BOW OZZY”.
It marks the second time the pair have paid tribute to Black Sabbath – considered one of their first Sunday Lunch movies, from all the way in which again in November of 2020, was a canopy of their basic observe ‘Paranoid’. Responding to their tackle the 1970 single, Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi instructed Heavy Consequence: “I feel they’ve gone mad, truly. I feel this lockdown has drove them psychological.”
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The pair started their Sunday Lunch sequence again in 2020, and have since launched new episodes weekly. They’ve coated an enormous array of artists, with latest standouts together with Pantera’s ‘5 Minutes Alone’, Lenny Kravitz’s ‘Are You Gonna Go My Manner’ and Billy Idol‘s ‘Insurgent Yell’, amongst many others. Additionally they just lately carried out a rendition of David Bowie‘s ‘Heroes’ in dedication to the late Queen Elizabeth II.
Final week’s Sunday Lunch noticed Fripp and Willcox tackle Korn’s 1994 hit ‘Blind’, rounding out one thing of a nu-metal trilogy: previous to it, they’d coated tracks by Slipknot (‘Psychosocial’) and Limp Bizkit (‘Nookie’). That version additionally marked a return to the standard Sunday Lunch format, following a quartet of movies that includes Chesney Hawkes. With him, the pair coated ‘Summer time Of 69’, ‘Mr Brightside’, ‘Stacy’s Mother’ and even Hawkes’ personal tune, ‘The One And Solely’.
Subsequent 12 months, Fripp and Willcox will take Sunday Lunch on the highway. They introduced a joint 2023 tour again in June, however are but to formally reveal when and the place they’ll be performing.
Final Week, Fripp stated the Sunday Lunch sequence had upset some King Crimson followers. He refused to pander to them, nonetheless, saying in a brand new interview: “We’re keenly conscious of what individuals have skilled throughout lockdown. I imply, banged up in a small residence whereas your mom’s dying and you may’t go to the funeral. My spouse stated to me, if all we’ve executed in two years is assist one individual by means of their unhealthy time, it’s all value it.
“So I’m unsure if that meets a standards of serving what’s highest in music, however for me, it’s an actual endeavor that I respect. And I’m fairly ready to strap on a guitar and rock out to a basic riff in an effort to obtain it. At age 76, why ought to I give a fuck? That is my life.”