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by Dr. Luther
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Help us help Elvis on his forthcoming Fall tour...
Replies: 35
Views: 4225

Re: Help us help Elvis on his forthcoming Fall tour...

Black Sails in the Sunset would be nice.
Big Sister might work, with a backing vocal arrangement added..
by Dr. Luther
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and The Imposters play Hershey, PA October 24, 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2592

Re: Elvis and The Imposters play Hershey, PA October 24, 2019

OK -- Charm School and Crawling to the USA.

This is developing some intrigue.
by Dr. Luther
Sat Oct 19, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis in new Elton John autobiography
Replies: 4
Views: 483

Re: Elvis in new Elton John autobiography

I had never been aware of this. I had assumed that any reference, or affiliation, was Krall-related.

(The Live Stiffs component seems a bit dubious, I must say...)
by Dr. Luther
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Imposters play Mohegan Sun Arena, July 21, 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 4635

Re: Elvis & The Imposters play Mohegan Sun Arena, July 21, 2019

docinwestchester wrote:Clem is a beast. That is all.


Yup. No doubt.
Good to hear that he's still got it.
by Dr. Luther
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello OBE
Replies: 69
Views: 14652

Re: Elvis Costello OBE

< ..."it confirms my long held suspicion nobody really listens to the words in songs or the outcome might have been somewhat different."


:lol:
by Dr. Luther
Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Look Now , October 2018
Replies: 473
Views: 131199

Re: Look Now , October 2018

:shock:
by Dr. Luther
Thu May 16, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis opening for Neil Young, Vancouver, May 14 & 15, 2019
Replies: 30
Views: 8773

Re: Elvis opening for Neil Young, Vancouver, May 14 & 15, 2019

And No Coffee Table wrote:< ...03. Just Like A Jukebox... >


:shock:

Oh shit.
I love that song...
by Dr. Luther
Sun May 12, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello & The Imposters 7” Look Now vinyl box set All orders will now ship by FRIDAY, MAY 17
Replies: 107
Views: 29554

Re: Elvis Costello & The Imposters 7” Look Now vinyl box set will now be out MAY 8, 2019

FAVEHOUR wrote:< ...I wish I hadn't ordered it.

Same here.
Moderate buyer's remorse.

I don't even have a turntable... :lol:
by Dr. Luther
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello & The Imposters: Purse EP (Record Store Day)
Replies: 69
Views: 19358

Re: Elvis Costello & The Imposters: Purse EP (Record Store Day)

Wait -- so which tracks are the Lovells on?
(I had no idea...)
by Dr. Luther
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC & friends, Sweetwater, April 24, 1989
Replies: 2
Views: 2025

Re: EC & friends, Sweetwater, April 24, 1989

Closing text from article:

I will always be grateful for this unexpected moment, among so many that Jeanie's friendship and care for this special venue brought to us all.
by Dr. Luther
Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello & The Imposters: Purse EP (Record Store Day)
Replies: 69
Views: 19358

Re: Elvis Costello & The Imposters: Purse EP (Record Store Day)

The New Amsterdam EP graphics look a lot better to me now than they once did.
Not bad at all.
by Dr. Luther
Wed Feb 27, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello’s 1977 US Launch: The Inside Story
Replies: 5
Views: 2372

Re: Elvis Costello’s 1977 US Launch: The Inside Story

docinwestchester wrote:Anyone seen that dartboard before?



Yeah. I almost bought one in the early '80s -- but in a rare act of discrimination, I passed.
by Dr. Luther
Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis/Imposters , Phoenix on Nov. 27th 'has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 27, 2019'- CANCELLED
Replies: 14
Views: 5025

Re: Elvis/Imposters , Phoenix on Nov. 27th 'has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 27, 2019'

I had been looking forward to the weekend in Phoenix but family first, I've been planning a trip to see my daughter in Flagstaff -- was going to go that week so I could take in the show while I was down there. I realized about three weeks ago that this probably wasn't happening, so I pushed it back...
by Dr. Luther
Fri Feb 08, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Spike: 30 years ago
Replies: 16
Views: 5055

Re: Spike: 30 years ago

Jesus.
30 years.


:|
by Dr. Luther
Thu Jan 24, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and The Attractions live on BBC 6 Music Live Hour
Replies: 7
Views: 2624

Re: Elvis and The Attractions live on BBC 6 Music Live Hour

Ulster Boy wrote:Usually they broadcast one track from the session. This one seems to pop up every few months.


I figured as much.
Oh well. Thanks.
by Dr. Luther
Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:01 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and The Attractions live on BBC 6 Music Live Hour
Replies: 7
Views: 2624

Re: Elvis and The Attractions live on BBC 6 Music Live Hour

one from Elvis Costello & the Attractions (25/7/1997). I think they mean 1977. http://www.elviscostello.info/wiki/index.php/Radio_1977-07-25_John_Peel Yeah. No doubt. I love that session. I certainly hope that this leads to an upgrade in sound quality, as all circulating sources that I've run a...
by Dr. Luther
Sat Jan 05, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Favourite lyrical alliteration (formerly assonance!)
Replies: 14
Views: 4181

Re: Favourite lyrical alliteration (formerly assonance!)

I just looked it up.
Well I'll be...

It only took me 27 years.
by Dr. Luther
Sat Jan 05, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Favourite lyrical alliteration (formerly assonance!)
Replies: 14
Views: 4181

Re: Favourite lyrical alliteration (formerly assonance!)

Standstobeinsulted wrote:Just non stop Disco Tex and the Sex o lettes


:shock:

Is that the actual lyric?
If it is, I had no idea...
by Dr. Luther
Mon Dec 31, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: 5 Favorite Elvis Albums
Replies: 29
Views: 9494

Re: 5 Favorite Elvis Albums

Y'all got some strange taste.
by Dr. Luther
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Stripping Paper"- an archeology of Eros
Replies: 19
Views: 6101

Re: "Stripping Paper"- an archeology of Eros

Lovely sentiments, jardine . I, too, started "paying attention" fairly early on. December 6, 1977. My brother bought My Aim Is True on his birthday. It grabbed us immediately, unequivocally. Who could have possibly imagined where the path would take us over the following 40+ years. All I c...
by Dr. Luther
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: You Tube: Elvis Costello and The Attractions live in Paris (1979)
Replies: 12
Views: 4114

Re: You Tube: Elvis Costello and The Attractions live in Paris (1979)

FAVEHOUR wrote:.....As far as the look, though, c’mon, Elvis wouldn’t be wearing a red bomber jacket like that in 78, with no tie!


Excellent point.

:lol:
by Dr. Luther
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: You Tube: Elvis Costello and The Attractions live in Paris (1979)
Replies: 12
Views: 4114

Re: You Tube: Elvis Costello and The Attractions live in Paris (1979)

Alright you guys, break it up.

It's 1979.
You can tell by the hair alone.

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