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by johnfoyle
Tue May 23, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis guesting on Clover reunion album , 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 2681

Re: Elvis guesting on Clover reunion album , 2016

Alex Call posted today on Facebook - We are gathering this weekend to hear the COMPLETED CLOVER ALBUM! Details of its release to follow !
by johnfoyle
Tue May 23, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Alison was first released ,as Elvis's second single, 40 years ago this month, in May 1977
Replies: 11
Views: 695

Re: Less Than Zero was first released ,as Elvis's first single, 40 years ago this weekend, on March 25th 1977

https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18620433_10154630875047957_8938838621917433182_n.jpg?oh=32026f5fe60957df03a395f3b7226d35&oe=59A2B153 Elvis Costello's classic song Alison is 'Forty-Year Old Stereo' this week , debuting on a 7" single in May 1977 http://www.elviscostello.info/w...
by johnfoyle
Mon May 22, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017

Yes, the location (it's now apartments ) of the Archipelago Studios in Pimlico, where some of the New Amsterdam EP and the Get Happy!! demos were recorded.
by johnfoyle
Sun May 21, 2017 3:19 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017

More later , but it was a fun day. We got to five of the eight locations I had information on. Mike will have a fuller account in a blog in due course. https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18485514_10154623199517957_4373251250195043829_n.jpg?oh=c8a09bc1983e101271d1307cc854eb9a&oe=59AECF...
by johnfoyle
Thu May 18, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Green Shirt- extended mix from 1985
Replies: 14
Views: 392

Green Shirt- extended mix from 1985

Not reissued digitally since it came out on 12" green vinyl to promote a 'Best of.

https://youtu.be/GEhHcENngCA
by johnfoyle
Wed May 17, 2017 2:24 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Uncredited early photos get credited
Replies: 5
Views: 878

Re: Uncredited early photos get credited

https://scontent-amt2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18485894_10154616198217957_8303655844587473493_n.jpg?oh=38c28aafac6519072f448b524b096f67&oe=59A4602F Bill Rowntree 's photo of Elvis in Eden Studios, London in August 1977 is , perhaps, the subject of this homage tweeted by Kitten Kuroi‏ as she rehe...
by johnfoyle
Sun May 14, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1349
Views: 278338

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

https://twitter.com/zenonedesign/status/863618938797772800 Mark Zenone tweets that he is lucky enough to have the three join-together ads for Elvis Costello's first album My Aim Is True that appeared in August 1977 simultaneously in Sounds, New Musical Express and Melody Maker. A Barney Bubbles desi...
by johnfoyle
Sat May 13, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: A Face In The Crowd: new musical
Replies: 79
Views: 11035

Re: A Face In The Crowd: new musical

https://twitter.com/gentlyrotting/status/862967431542820864 Lee, U.K., Tweets - That time I caught a glimpse of Elvis Costello's hat and sunglasses #elviscostello #musicalgenius https://scontent-amt2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/q82/s640x640/18402601_10154602662957957_6472428880070324857_n.jpg?oh=eab9094...
by johnfoyle
Thu May 11, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017

Olympic studios in Barnes The tube station near it is , according to the 'net, closed so I've left it out of my itinerary for the moment. Even though , as you say, the Olympic Studios are now a cinema at least a semblance of the shape of the original building is , it seems, there. At least three of...
by johnfoyle
Wed May 10, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Memories and images of Elvis in Ireland, March 1978 - new photos of Belfast show
Replies: 44
Views: 32199

Re: Memories and images of Elvis in Ireland, March 1978 - new photos of Belfast show

The venue for Elvis's show in Dublin '78 , The Stella Cinema, is undergoing it's promised renovation. It looks like it's original frontage from the 1920s is being restored , removing the look that would have been there in 1978. https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18342686_10154596088837957...
by johnfoyle
Wed May 10, 2017 5:34 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017

Next week , on Friday May 19th , I will be in London for the day to, hopefully, see locations of studios that Elvis has recorded in. I will be accompanying Mike Bodayle , visiting from the U.S. for a few days, as we seek them out. We'll be starting from South Kensington tube station at about midday,...
by johnfoyle
Wed May 10, 2017 4:39 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers 2017 US Tour
Replies: 58
Views: 4902

Re: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers 2017 US Tour

Elvis said there would be no U.K. shows in June/July , when asked at a stage door signing at the U.K. shows earlier this year.
by johnfoyle
Mon May 08, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1349
Views: 278338

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

Image

Two Elvis' in the NME charts , September 1977, shortly after Presley's death.
by johnfoyle
Mon May 08, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Brian Griffin fundraising for photo book - includes Armed Forces photos
Replies: 4
Views: 297

Re: Brian Griffin fundraising for photo book - includes Armed Forces photos

The latest email from the fundraisers for this book has this photo from the session for the cover of Spike. I just checked the other photos from that that are in the booklet with the Rhino reissue and they do not include this. https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/18402614_10154589828957957_...
by johnfoyle
Thu May 04, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Record Store Day 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 895

Re: Record Store Day 2017

Hurrah!
by johnfoyle
Mon May 01, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Record Store Day 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 895

Re: Record Store Day 2017

I've yet to hear of anyone outside North America seeing , never mind getting, the cassette. A friend in New York has kindly got me a copy.
by johnfoyle
Thu Apr 27, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: A Face In The Crowd: new musical
Replies: 79
Views: 11035

Re: A Face In The Crowd: new musical

Intriguing. 25 Apr 2017 https://scontent-fra3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/17990799_10154558652562957_1875071630420259981_n.jpg?oh=7f6039d869959ba6d83b917146e6ee2c&oe=598D7FA5 https://twitter.com/Crystal_LP/status/856941209088139269 Crystal Lucas-Perry‏ LP crystal caving #ArtistsAtWork #OnATuesday wi...
by johnfoyle
Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Imposters show , Washington DC, April 29th 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 938

Elvis & The Imposters show , Washington DC, April 29th 2017

http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Elvis-Costello-to-Perform-at-TBSs-Not-the-White-House-Correspondents-Dinner-After-Party-20170425 Elvis Costello to Perform at TBS's 'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner' After-Party TV News Desk Apr. 25, 2017 Elvis Costello will bring his legendary g...
by johnfoyle
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1349
Views: 278338

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/17952952_10154544644677957_3013604747175398903_n.jpg?oh=14b10a0941feb3395dab7fd5656d17ed&oe=5989F836 Interesting variation on the Imperial Bedroom cover , by Alan A. Petralba in the Philippines. https://homejobber04.blogspot.ie/2017/04/137-elvis-cos...
by johnfoyle
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Painted From Memory on vinyl in 2017 ?
Replies: 83
Views: 10274

Re: Painted From Memory on vinyl in 2017 ?

http://diskunion.net/rock/ct/news/article/1/65998

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