Toyah Willcox and Robert Fripp tackle one of many nice twenty first century steel tunes of their newest “Sunday Lunch” efficiency. The married couple, together with the mysterious Sidney Jake, rock the System of a Down basic “Chop Suey” from their kitchen.
Wanting like characters in a Mad Max film, Toyah and Robert go full throttle in protecting “Chop Suey,” the lead single from System of a Down’s Toxicity (which celebrates its twentieth anniversary in September).
King Crimson founder Fripp has accomplished a full transformation from the conservative go well with vest and tie he would put on in the beginning of the “Sunday Lunch” collection, now donning a mohawk and theatrical eye make-up, in addition to physique artwork just like what SOAD guitarist Daron Malakian sported within the official “Chop Suey” music video.
Toyah, in the meantime, belts the music whereas wearing a sheer high, black angel wings, and physique paint (censored with strategic pixelation). And the enigmatic Sidney Jake, together with his normal golden Man Fawkes masks over his face, reps the tune’s originators with a System of a Down shirt.
Since late final 12 months, Toyah and Robert have constantly supplied up entertaining covers of principally basic exhausting rock and steel tracks, with Toyah’s provocative outfits and the pair’s eccentric renditions of the songs serving to most of the performances go viral.
Their cowl of Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” has racked up practically 7.5 million views thanks largely to Toyah sporting a see-through shirt whereas using an train bike. The singer sported a full Catwoman outfit for a rendition of Scorpions’ “Rock You Like a Hurricane,” and has worn a French maid getup (Motorhead’s “Ace of Spades”), a cheerleader costume (Billy Idol’s “Rebel Yell”), a naughty nurse uniform (Alice Cooper’s “Poison”), a mermaid costume (Heart’s “Barracuda”), and physique paint (The Prodigy’s “Firestarter”). She even absolutely flashed Fripp throughout a efficiency of ZZ Top’s “Sharp Dressed Man.”
Fripp, in the meantime, will quickly be exiting the kitchen to embark on a King Crimson 2021 U.S. tour. The outing kicks off July twenty second in Clearwater, Florida, and runs 28 dates in whole. Tickets can be found for buy by way of Ticketmaster or StubHub.
Watch Toyah, Robert Fripp, and Sidney Jake carry out System of a Down’s “Chop Suey” beneath.