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by johnfoyle
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Costello productions, radio show , 2019
Replies: 27
Views: 8027

Re: Costello productions

https://coloradosound.org/produced-by-elvis-costello-music-101/ PRODUCED BY ELVIS COSTELLO Posted by Margot on March 18, 2019 Elvis Costello is a music everyman – in that he does everything related to music. In addition to being one of the most influential songwriters in generations, he also writes ...
by johnfoyle
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis/Brodskys U.K. tour '09 -some jumbled thoughts
Replies: 11
Views: 3556

Re: Elvis/Brodskys U.K. tour '09 -some jumbled thoughts

10 years since this. Where does the time go ?!
by johnfoyle
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Daniel Rowland leaves The Brodsky Quartet
Replies: 3
Views: 237

Re: Daniel Rowland leaves The Brodsky Quartet

After I saw all of the Elvis & The Brodskys shows in the UK in 2009 , I posted this in a overall comment - Lets start with the way Elvis would stare at Daniel Rowland . Daniel, floppy hair and stubbly chin, is the newest Brodsky and was the youngest person on stage each night. Elvis' 20 year rel...
by johnfoyle
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: LOOK NOW on 8 7" 45's box set ' will not be available on the release date of March 1st, 2019'
Replies: 56
Views: 4805

Re: LOOK NOW on 8 7" 45's box set ' will not be available on the release date of March 1st, 2019'

Andy on Facebook got his boxset , via Amazon. https://scontent.fdub4-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/53095642_10217872032815511_5595252560211476480_n.jpg?_nc_cat=103&_nc_ht=scontent.fdub4-1.fna&oh=99496a8548b86884504422ba8eb6d5c3&oe=5D289AF5 https://scontent.fdub4-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/53711...
by johnfoyle
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello and The Imposters , Toronto , March 2004
Replies: 30
Views: 5425

Re: Toronto review

Accounts of Massey Hall shows needed for a book

http://www.thatnightatmasseyhall.ca/
by johnfoyle
Tue Feb 26, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello’s 1977 US Launch: The Inside Story
Replies: 5
Views: 509

Elvis Costello’s 1977 US Launch: The Inside Story

This story from last year seems to have been missed. https://bestclassicbands.com/1977-elvis-costello-us-debut-11-15-17/ https://bestclassicbands.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Elvis-Costello-billboard-on-Sunset-Blvd-1977-768x594.jpg This billboard, normally reserved for established acts, was on Los...
by johnfoyle
Tue Feb 19, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Tribute to Elvis Costello by Bandhouse Gigs , 2017 - recording released August 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1287

Re: Tribute to Elvis Costello by Bandhouse Gigs , 2017 - recording released August 2018

This gets better with every listen. Spooky Girlfriend popped up on random play today on my 'phone - a real blast of a version.
by johnfoyle
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis/Imposters , Phoenix on Nov. 27th 'has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 27, 2019'- CANCELLED
Replies: 14
Views: 1756

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

As Sheep mentioned , I posted this on a EC fan page on Facebook - Social media posts by various Imposters, backing singers etc. who recently worked with Elvis shows them indicating availability for work. Add in Elvis's posts last October about his family situation in Liverpool and it seems that a nu...
by johnfoyle
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1467
Views: 503696

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

a friend of mine told me the other day the lead singer of Costello sound-alikes The Jags is now living as a woman. https://www.facebook.com/SocietyofImaginaryFriends/posts/more-pics-by-george-venus-of-an-amazing-halloween-soif-soiree-thank-you-to-all-t/587374934722636/ https://scontent.fdub5-1.fna....
by johnfoyle
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Erich Sellheim's German versions of Elvis's albums - Almost Blue & Blood And Chocolate , January 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 10734

Re: Erich Sellheim's German versions of Elvis's albums - Almost Blue & Blood And Chocolate , January 2019

Erich has sent me texts of the German lyrics for MAIT & TYM. PM me a email address if you would like get them as attachments.
by johnfoyle
Mon Feb 11, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Spike: 30 years ago
Replies: 16
Views: 1291

Re: Spike: 30 years ago

Mark Perry commented on Facebook - I think this was the first Costello album where I had to try to hide a nagging sense of disappointment. It seems such a "cold" record, almost like he's gone for an off-kilter Tom Waits feel in places but ended up with something sterile and unlovely (the ...
by johnfoyle
Mon Feb 11, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Spike: 30 years ago
Replies: 16
Views: 1291

Re: Spike: 30 years ago

http://www.lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com/2019/02/now-im-dead-now-im-dead-now-im-dead-now-im-dead-elvis-costellos-spike-turns-30?fbclid=IwAR33XRTQ0V9WTXxG8Mz-cY3LxsS65LGSBE0m2sk810Jwv9PuBnF1yZymkRs NOW I’M DEAD, NOW I’M DEAD, NOW I’M DEAD, NOW I’M DEAD! ELVIS COSTELLO’S SPIKE TURNS 30 BY ELIZABETH NELSON ...
by johnfoyle
Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Spike: 30 years ago
Replies: 16
Views: 1291

Re: Spike: 30 years ago

Which means its ten years since I posted this elsewhere on the this forum- Spike is 20 years old , having been released on Feb.6 1989 . To mark that I tried, in early Jan'09, to get some reactions from the many musicians who guested on it. Most them have a web presence and I asked for,merely, a brie...
by johnfoyle
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: London meet up - Saturday 2nd February
Replies: 36
Views: 2719

Re: London meet up - Saturday 2nd February

Bruce replied to a invitation I sent last evening-

'That's very kind of you. I'm busy this weekend, but please give my very best wishes to one and all -- Paulina P and Steve Breakey, if they are there, and all others. Have a great day,. Stay cool. Stay warm.'
by johnfoyle
Sun Jan 20, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: The 'Secret' interview with Elvis, 30 years on, March 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 7992

Re: The 'Secret' interview with Elvis, 30 years on, March 2011

The latest from Mr Nicholls , via email - Memoir: My Life with Rock’n' Roll People is finished, into the editing, design and print stage. Hopefully out in April when I'll start going on the road selling it at book fairs, festivals and seaside resorts throughout the summer. It should also be availabl...
by johnfoyle
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis plays New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, April/May 2019 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 985

Re: Elvis plays JF

Elvis is welcome to play a show at my house, as long as he arrives early enough to iron a bundle of shirts and weed the garden.
by johnfoyle
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1467
Views: 503696

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

https://scontent.fdub5-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/50551762_10156157586282957_5206825789659545600_n.jpg?_nc_cat=104&_nc_ht=scontent.fdub5-1.fna&oh=0b013e0c89c4cef28626e9ae13304226&oe=5CCAC7F3 'She' on red vinyl Released on Feb. 15th . https://thesoundofvinyl.com/*/*/Notting-Hill-OST-Red-Vi...
by johnfoyle
Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: LOOK NOW on 8 7" 45's box set ' will not be available on the release date of March 1st, 2019'
Replies: 56
Views: 4805

Re: LOOK NOW on 8 7" 45's box set coming 2/22

Hmmm...prices , including postage to Europe, ranging from €95 to €130....no, thanks.

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