In tribute, Sir Michael Palin said, "He was the complete Renaissance comedian – writer, director, presenter, historian, brilliant children’s author."
The song was originally written and recorded for the group’s 1980 album, 'Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album. '
Monty Python raised the comedy song to an art form, and their albums are that rare thing: musical comedy that hasn’t dated. Here’s why.
The new, double disc vinyl will come in a double gatefold sleeve with a wide-spine and new artwork on the two printed inner sleeves.