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New Monty Python Video Shows Just How Ahead Of The Times They Were


Added 12-02-19 10:18:03am EST - “"I'm (Still) So Worried" gives old fears a new anthem.” - Huffpost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Huffpost.com: “New Monty Python Video Shows Just How Ahead Of The Times They Were”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

A newly released version of a song from Monty Python and its accompanying video show how the group wasn’t just ahead of its time in comedy. 

The Terry Jones track, “I’m So Worried,” now retitled “I’m (Still) So Worried,” is about fears, some of which have only gotten worse since the tune was recorded for 1980′s “Monty Python’s Contractual Obligation Album.”

“This anthem to angst is as relevant as it was when Terry Jones recorded it over 200 years ago,” Python alumnus Michael Palin said in a statement. “If you’re worried at Christmas, join in the chorus.”

The new release pulled from the archives is an alternate country-style take on the tune, and the video features artwork from the group’s Terry Gilliam, including new animation done in Gilliam’s signature style.

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