Posts Tagged ‘Sunday Lunch’

NME: Toyah & Robert’s 10 Best Lockdown Covers

April 2nd, 2021

Toyah Willcox and Robert Fripp’s 10 best lockdown covers – ranked!

Look, we’ve all been doing what we can to get by in the past 12 months, haven’t we?

When quarantine hit, many artists responded by covering songs that tried to reflect the solemnity of the situation. Gal Gadot put together an all-star tone-deaf Band Aid take on John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’, which was about as welcome as a Winston Mumford’s Book Of The Month club.

So you have to admire pop star and actor Toyah Willcox, who channelled the Blitz (Kid) spirit, raided the dressing up box and persuaded her husband, King Crimson prog-rock totem Robert Fripp, into performing increasingly outlandish 90-second versions of classic hits such as Alice Cooper’s ‘Poison’ and Guns ‘N Roses‘ ‘Welcome to the Jungle’, accessorising with nurse outfits or dinosaur costumes for their weekly Sunday Lockdown Lunch series.

• Continue reading at the NME.

Toyah & Robert: Sunday Lunch/Weekend Press

March 30th, 2021

Weekend Press: NME: Robert Fripp and Toyah Willcox share cover of ZZ Top’s ‘Gimme All Your Lovin’; Louder: Toyah and Robert Fripp add beards, scissors and mystery guitarist on maniacal ZZ Top cover; Guitar.Com: Robert Fripp and Toyah Willcox take on ZZ Top’s Gimme All Your Lovin’; Metal Sucks: King Crimson’s Robert Fripp & Toyah Willcox Cover ZZ Top’s “Gimme All Your Lovin’”; Consequence Of Sound: Robert Fripp and Toyah Slice Their Way Through ZZ Top’s “Gimme All Your Lovin’”. (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Toyah & Robert’s Weekend Of Wonder

March 30th, 2021

Toyah & Robert’s weekend of wonder: Toyah At Home; Season 2, Episode 12, the latest Agony Aunts; and Sunday Lunch, Toyah, Robert and a mysterious stranger ask for ” All Your Lovin”.

NME: Robert & Toyah Cover Motorhead Classic

March 22nd, 2021

Watch Robert Fripp and Toyah Willcox cover Motörhead classic

The latest episode of Sunday Lockdown Lunch is here

King Crimson’s Robert Fripp and Toyah Willcox have shared another cover in their weekly lockdown series, this time tackling a Motörhead classic. The pair began the Sunday Lockdown Lunch covers series last year and have shared their own takes on tracks by the likes of Nirvana, Guns N’ Roses, Alice Cooper, Foo Fighters and more.

For this week’s video, Willcox dressed in a maid’s outfit and dealt cards into the gust of a fan. Fripp, meanwhile, sat to her side playing the guitar as she sang.

• Continue reading at the NME. See also Classic Rock/Louder, Kerrang and Metal Sucks.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: The Ace Of Spades

March 21st, 2021

Toyah and Robert brightened up Sunday afternoon with a cover of Motorhead’s amazing The Ace Of Spades. No doubt Lemmy was there in spirit! Click below to watch. (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Toyah & Robert’s Paranoid Halloween Sunday Lunch

November 1st, 2020

The Halloween vibes have seeped over into Toyah & Robert’s somewhat ‘Paranoid’ Sunday Lunch. Enjoy…..

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: There’s No Smoke Without Water

October 25th, 2020

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch is by the water this week.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: The Prog Rock Mating Dance

October 18th, 2020

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch presents the Prog Rock Mating Dance.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: You Really Got Me

October 12th, 2020

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch brings a song with a view….

Sunday Lunch: Get On Down To Your Record Store

October 4th, 2020

As we head towards National Album Day on Saturday 10th October, today’s Sunday Lunch video on You Tube sees Toyah and Robert exploring some of the albums & discs out there in the shops. Premieres 12 noon. (Image © Toyah Willcox)

Never Mind The Boll*Kcs Here’s Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch

September 28th, 2020

How about some Anarchy In The UK? For your Sunday Lunch viewing pleasure, another visual and aural accompaniment from Toyah and Robert.

Sunday Lunch: Larks’ Tongues In Aspic: Part Four

September 21st, 2020

For your Sunday Lunch, a visual and aural accompaniment from Toyah and Robert.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: A Quintessential English Cheese

September 14th, 2020

It’s another wild weekend for Toyah & Robert with A Quintessential English Country Cheese for Sunday Lunch….

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Dessert: “Cake”

September 9th, 2020

Toyah & Robert often find cake is a good way to finish Sunday lunch.

Toyahsaurus & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: Singalonga Dinosaur

August 31st, 2020

Follow the words and if you know the tune then sing-a-long-a dinosaur in this week’s Sunday Lunch with Toyahsaurus and Robert.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: News Archive

August 23rd, 2020

It’s Sunday! Browse our Toyah & Robert: Sunday Lunch news archive…

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: Frippbee

August 23rd, 2020

There’s a buzzing in the garden this Sunday Lunch with Toyah and Robert. How fast can a bee fly to survive…

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: Dinosaurs

August 17th, 2020

Dinosaurs came to Toyah & Robert Fripp’s Sunday Lunch this week.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: Tea For Two

August 9th, 2020

Tea For Two in the garden for this weekend’s Sunday Lunch.

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch: When I Fall In Love

August 2nd, 2020

Toyah & Robert’s Sunday Lunch this weekend brings a rare performance. Robert Fripp on vocals with Toyah on keyboard for a special performance of When I Fall In Love.

Toyah & Robert Fripp: Socially Distancing With Handbag

July 26th, 2020

The question has come up… how do women socially distance at a King Crimson show with just a handbag? Find out in Toyah & Robert’s Sunday lunch. Premieres 12noon, Sunday 26 July 2020.