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Robert Fripp

Robert Fripp was born on May 16, 1946 in Dorset, England. He has been married to Toyah Willcox since May 16, 1986. See full bio »
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 2015 Guitar Man (Documentary) (performer: "Sleepwalk")
 2014 Very Important Person (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... (writer: "Power")
 2013 Parenthood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nipple Confusion (2013) ... (writer: "Cadence and Cascade" - uncredited)
 2013 The Bling Ring (writer: "Power")
 2012 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- Progressive Metal (2012) ... (music: "21st Century Schizoid Man")
 2010/I Runaway (Short) (writer: "Power" - uncredited)
 2009 Guitar Hero 5 (Video Game) (writer: "21st Century Schizoid Man")
  Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2006 - 2008) (performer - 2 episodes, 2006)
- Bo (2008) ... (writer: "Prelude")
- Vayeira (2006) ... (performer: "ANKAA" - as Fripp) / (writer: "ANKAA" - as Fripp)
- Bereishit (2006) ... (performer: "MEISSA", "TARAZED" - as Fripp) / (writer: "MEISSA", "TARAZED" - as Fripp)
 2006-2007 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Two Drops of Water (2007) ... (writer: "Starless" - uncredited)
- The Perfect Crime (2006) ... (writer: "Starless" - uncredited)
 2006 Cándida (writer: "In the Court of the Crimson King")
 2006 Children of Men (writer: "The Court of the Crimson King" - as Fripp)
 2002 Sonny (writer: "21st Century Schizoid Man")
 2001 Sound of the Sea (writer: "Prelude: Song of The Gulls")
 2001 Top Ten (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prog Rock (2001) ... (writer: "Larks' Tongues In Aspic", "21st Century Schizoid Man", "Starless And Bible Black", "Indiscipline", "Frame By Frame")
 2000 Shabatot VeHagim (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chadar Hoshech (2000) ... (writer: "Lady of The Dancing Water")
 2000 Jam (TV Series) ("Bringing Down The Light")
 2000 Condo Painting (Documentary) (writer: "The Court Of The Crimson King")
 1998 Buffalo '66 (writer: "Moonchild")
 1995 Safe (performer: "Slow Water")
 1991 YesYears (Video) (writer: "Easy Money")
 1983 Breathless (performer: "Wind on Water / Wind on Wind", "Wind on Wind" (Instrumental), "Final Sunset" - as Fripp)
 1982 Bizzare Moods (writer: "21st Century Schizoid Man" - uncredited)
 1979 Radio On (performer: "Urban Landscape") / (writer: "Urban Landscape")
 1977 Forbidden Ways (music: "21st Century Schizoid Man" - uncredited)
 1971 Doctor Who (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Mind of Evil: Episode Three (1971) ... (writer: "The Devil's Triangle")
 1970 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 March 1970 (1970) ... (writer: "Cat Food")
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Other Works:

Album, with Brian Eno: "No Pussyfooting"

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

King Crimson | Giles Giles and Fripp | Giles and Fripp Giles


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Personal Quote:

I'm not really interested in music. Music is just a means of creating a magical state.


He is the only recurring member of King Crimson. See more »


Unusual time signatures; changing the musical key of a song while playing it.

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