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by njbp
Sat Aug 29, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: New book from Bruce Thomas , March 2017
Replies: 71
Views: 26174

Re: New autobiography from Bruce Thomas , July 2015

I really enjoyed the book Bruce (assuming you're a frequent "lurker" here!). In the early '90's you were good enough to play on a couple of my demos for a nominal fee (you asked for 1000 pounds; I gulped and said I can stretch to about 100! And you agreed, because we were acquaintances of ...
by njbp
Sun Aug 23, 2015 12:46 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time" list
Replies: 8
Views: 3915

Re: Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time" list

The comments around this accolade have been rather muted. I think it's worth pausing to appreciate quite what this means, and quite how extraordinary this is. To be in the Top 25 is amazing. To be the second youngest in the list is incredible. As a Brit to have only Lennon & McCartney and Jagger...

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