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by Goon Squad
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC to appear on Artists4NHS interview and live performance series, March 27, 2020
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: EC to appear on Artists4NHS interview and live performance series, March 27, 2020

As an NHS employee, I feel the best support Elvis could give me personally at this moment would be access to his personal archive - only the live stuff you understand, I'm not greedy and this would alleviate the strain my colleagues are feeling when I return to work at the end of April (at the late...
by Goon Squad
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Imposters play Eventim Apollo, London, March 13, 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 4910

Re: Elvis & The Imposters play Eventim Apollo, London, March 13, 2020

“in all likelihood London would mark the end of the tour”. Let’s hope not. In moaning news, I hate the “His aim is still true” headline. It’s so commonly used as well. :roll: I remember Elvis criticising journalists for “lazy writing” and using that is just as bad, after all he basically got us to ...
by Goon Squad
Thu Mar 12, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Olivers Army - the new lyrics
Replies: 6
Views: 2363

Re: Olivers Army - the new lyrics

I thought at Southampton , after the BBC bit, there was a mention of bigots or bigotry? :?
by Goon Squad
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)

If they just repeat the same setlist in Sunderland that they did in 1980, I'd be very (Get) Happy! 01. I Stand Accused 02. The Beat 03. Temptation 04. Green Shirt 05. Moods For Moderns 06. Watch Your Step 07. Goon Squad 08. Secondary Modern 09. (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea 10. Girls Talk 11. (Th...
by Goon Squad
Sat Feb 08, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)

verbal gymnastics wrote:I'm happy to ask around.

If you don't sell it I'll come and join you - anything to get away from goon squad :lol:


Don’t tempt me!
I might even buy it for you! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Goon Squad
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:33 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London Meet Up - Saturday 25th January 2020
Replies: 16
Views: 4943

Re: London Meet Up - Saturday 25th January 2020

I’ve got some bad news guys, although some will maybe see it as good news! :wink: I can’t now make the meet up. :( I was gonna come along after watching the mighty Hammers in their FA Cup match, therefore joining you all for the “evening session”, but I’ve now been summoned to a works event that ev...
by Goon Squad
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London Meet Up - Saturday 25th January 2020
Replies: 16
Views: 4943

Re: London Meet Up - Saturday 25th January 2020

I’ve got some bad news guys, although some will maybe see it as good news! :wink: I can’t now make the meet up. :( I was gonna come along after watching the mighty Hammers in their FA Cup match, therefore joining you all for the “evening session”, but I’ve now been summoned to a works event that eve...
by Goon Squad
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:09 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year"

sulky lad wrote:Goon Squad wrote
Gravesend, Dartford, Maidstone then Canterbury and I’d be a happy man ! 8)

and fourth place in the league ( until Spurs brush us aside tomorrow !) :(


Just hope the tour won't clash with any of our Champions League fixtures next season ! :wink:
by Goon Squad
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year"

Gravesend, Dartford, Maidstone then Canterbury and I’d be a happy man ! 8)

( highly unlikely ! :lol: )
by Goon Squad
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1538
Views: 671836

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

sulky lad wrote:When Mrs Sulky takes me to "the pictures" I end up in a darkened room but I have to wear a special jacket with my arms tied behind me and I never see any pictures on a screen :wink:


I normally have to pay extra for that ! :wink: :oops:
by Goon Squad
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London meet up - Saturday 27th July
Replies: 32
Views: 9253

Re: London meet up - Saturday 27th July

verbal gymnastics wrote:
sheeptotheslaughter wrote:A great day with lovely people.


I take it you’re not including the guy we encountered outside...


:shock: We can't take you two anywhere................! :roll:

:wink: :lol:
by Goon Squad
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London meet up - Saturday 27th July
Replies: 32
Views: 9253

Re: London meet up - Saturday 27th July

Later the same afternoon.... before Neil. arrived. 2019-07-27 Woodin's Shades.jpg MOOT Great photo, and a brilliant afternoon/evening ! It was so good to catch up with so many of you, special thanks to Sulky for my folder, and a massive thanks to VG and Sheep for organising everything! Roll on 2020...
by Goon Squad
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London meet up - Saturday 27th July
Replies: 32
Views: 9253

Re: London meet up - Saturday 27th July

It's most of the usual lot (having missed a few meet ups you can't be classed as a regular :lol: ) plus whoever who has been contacted through FaceBook. As I don't bother with FaceBook the attendees are usually a surprise to me as well! The definites I know of are John Foyle, Sheeptotheslaughter, N...
by Goon Squad
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London meet up - Saturday 27th July
Replies: 32
Views: 9253

Re: London meet up - Saturday 27th July

...I think its unlikely Bruce will show but he did meet up with Susan and Clare yesterday top man That’s impressive. We’ll get to grill them about it on Saturday. He might show up - you never know as he’ll know there’s no chance of any awkward encounters with Elvis and the Imposters :lol: Any idea ...
by Goon Squad
Wed Jul 17, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis when you least expect it
Replies: 717
Views: 279873

Re: Elvis when you least expect it

Popped into my local Morrisons today and was greeted with Accidents Will Happen blaring out from the loudspeakers! How bizarre ! :shock:
by Goon Squad
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:51 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis when you least expect it
Replies: 717
Views: 279873

Re: Elvis when you least expect it

buzz wrote:I’ve just see trailer to new film Only You. Has EC song playing throughout!

https://www.curzonartificialeye.com/onl ... urzongroup



Nice one !
Looks like the perfect fit for the trailer/film !
Could almost have been written for it !
by Goon Squad
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 59705

Re: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019?

sulky lad wrote:Phil only came in on an encore of Mystery Dance
at the Roundhouse in April 1978 but recordings have apparently been widely circulated recently as part of the 40 year anniversary of live Elvis performances posted by some nerdy OCD member is this forum :roll:



:wink: :wink:
by Goon Squad
Thu Jun 27, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year"

Elvis, Rainbow, 1980,support band The Stray Cats...........we’re back to my earlier post now! :lol:

It could even be going back to the venue of my first ever Elvis gig.........at The Paddocks on CANVEY ISLAND ! :shock:
by Goon Squad
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year"

krm wrote:IMG_20190627_164350.jpg
Here it is.


That’s def not The Palais, which was actually demolished in 2012.

Much more like a big old traditional theatre.
by Goon Squad
Thu Jun 27, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year" (2020 UK tour)
Replies: 231
Views: 64734

Re: "Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year"

https://twitter.com/elviscostello/status/1143946342139478016 Plotting our return, early in the Leap Year. #justtrust #looknow @ElvisCostello https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D-AdImZU8AAIyRZ.jpg Wow ! What a day I had yesterday ! Went to see The Stray Cats at Hammersmith (Odeon) Apollo on their 40th Anni...
by Goon Squad
Thu May 23, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 59705

Re: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019?

In his email to me, Steve said the singer AJUQ was his step-son.

Come on Sulky........................we await your run down !
by Goon Squad
Wed May 22, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 59705

Re: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019?

verbal gymnastics wrote:Set list please. And would there have been anyone there who, perchance, might have recorded the show...


:wink:
by Goon Squad
Wed May 22, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 59705

Re: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019? / Steve Nieve Hebden Bridge

I’m in my hotel high above the bridge having driven around most of south Yorkshire with no WiFi trying to find my way - left home at 7:50 this morning. I’ll be there with Cocktail Muderess and Spirit of Curiosity Can't wait to hear your review Sulky ! Gutted I couldn't make the long journey. I emai...
by Goon Squad
Tue May 21, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019
Replies: 109
Views: 59705

Re: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2019?

Steve is playing Hebden Bridge Trades Club in a few weeks, if anyone is interested. https://thetradesclub.com/events/steve-nieve This sounds like it’ll be very interesting! I only saw about it on Sunday evening, bought a ticket spur of the moment in case it sold out, then found out the next day it ...
by Goon Squad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis/Blondie Co-headlining tour. Which songs...
Replies: 11
Views: 5045

Re: Elvis/Blondie Co-headlining tour. Which songs...

Elvis sings: One way or another.......
Blondie sings: Accidents will happen....

I think that’ll work ! 8)

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