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by Man out of Time
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Pump 'Em Up! Elvis Costello's Favourite Music
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Pump 'Em Up! Elvis Costello's Favourite Music

In a new article by Paul Stokes published today in The Quietus Elvis chooses his favourite music. Pump 'Em Up! Elvis Costello's Favourite Music "Elvis Costello tells Paul Stokes about his lockdown life and new album Hey Clockface as he guides us through Baker's Dozen tales including being taken...
by Man out of Time
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: 'working on next' from uncut
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Re: 'working on next' from uncut

The Wiki reminds us that: "In 1993 Elvis wrote an instrumental score for a version of Tom Thumb narrated by John Cleese as part of the Rabbit Ears series of children's stories adaptations. A radio version was broadcast in 1995. A CD was released August 14, 2007. A DVD promised for later in 2007...
by Man out of Time
Mon Oct 12, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Soprano Elena Rivera Soprano & the Cuarteto Latinoamericano are nominated for 2020 Latin GRAMMYs for The Juliet Letters
Replies: 88
Views: 94165

Re: Ragazze Quartet & Claron McFadden play The Juliet Letters on January 28, 2020 in Amsterdam

Soprano Elena Rivera Soprano and the Cuarteto Latinoamericano are nominated for a 2020 Latin GRAMMYs for the Elvis Costello & Brodsky Quartet album ‘The Juliet Letters’. Latin Grammy nomination for Elena Rivera: https://www.google.be/amp/s/www.elimparcial.com/amp/espectaculos/La-soprano-sonoren...
by Man out of Time
Tue Oct 06, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Attractions - Live at Eric's Club on Sky Arts TV
Replies: 1
Views: 644

Elvis & The Attractions - Live at Eric's Club on Sky Arts TV

Back in the day, Granada TV's "So It Goes" presented by Anthony H. Wilson, featured debut TV performances by a host of New Wave artists. Some of these are now being rebroadcast on Sky Arts TV in the UK, as part of a series called: "Guy Garvey: From The Vaults" presented by Elbow'...
by Man out of Time
Fri Oct 02, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: The Complete Armed Forces (Super Deluxe Edition)
Replies: 110
Views: 13751

Re: Armed Forces (Super Deluxe Edition)

Email from ElvisCostello.com: " ELVIS COSTELLO CURATES DEFINITIVE TIME CAPSULE OF CLASSIC THIRD ALBUM ARMED FORCES THE COMPLETE ARMED FORCES EXPLORES THE ALBUM ACROSS NINE PIECES OF VINYL, COLLECTING TOGETHER B-SIDES, DEMOS, OUTTAKES, ALT VERSIONS AND 23 UNRELEASED LIVE RECORDINGS IN A LAVISH B...
by Man out of Time
Mon Sep 28, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage
Replies: 183
Views: 231701

Re: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage

I'm a bit unclear on the availability of SN's Immobile Tour broadcasts these days? Where can I see them? Are they on You Tube? If not, why not? The Immobile Tour and Immobile Tour Backstage are available on Facebook and Instagram. I am not aware that they have ever been on YouTube. FaceBook was the...
by Man out of Time
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage
Replies: 183
Views: 231701

Re: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage

Building on what Sweetest Punch has said about last night's Immobile Tour webcast, and with the benefit of being able to replay the show, and transcribe it, here are some of the more significant parts of Elvis's chat with Steve: Elvis: “Diana’s new record is not available in physical format. Hoping ...
by Man out of Time
Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: "Shut Him Down" - single by Michael Leonhart Orchestra, Elvis Costello & JSWISS
Replies: 35
Views: 4849

Re: "Shut Him Down" - single by Michael Leonhart Orchestra, Elvis Costello & JSWISS

Now available to view/hear on Michael Leonhart's YouTube channel: YouTube Here is the backstory: "Michael and Elvis first met in 2007 at the Molde Festival in Norway, where Costello and the late Allen Toussaint shared a double bill with Steely Dan (with whom Leonhart has played since 1996). The...
by Man out of Time
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis in Mojo #324
Replies: 11
Views: 3887

Re: Elvis in Mojo #324

From Mojo: “I’ve written four scripts and I’m hard at work on a huge stack of songs” – a couple of them for a collaboration with Tommy McLain, the now-80-year-old Louisiana singer who did the version of Sweet Dreams that Costello covered on 1981’s Almost Blue . In April 2010, Elvis joined Tommy McL...
by Man out of Time
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: New album Hey Clockface will be released October 30, 2020
Replies: 94
Views: 37981

Re: New album Hey Clockface will be released October 30, 2020

The release date of Hey Clockface will be 30.10.20 (in countries other than the USA where it would be 10.30.20). 30:10 is also an album of solo reworkings of Elvis Costello's older songs. Ten CDRs were reportedly hidden inside random copies of the 2007 compilation The Best Of Elvis Costello The Firs...
by Man out of Time
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:09 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: New compilation, based on Painted From Memory
Replies: 5
Views: 3267

Re: New compilation, based on Painted From Memory

Also this thread: New Elvis/Burt Bacharach songs!! As noted by ANCT in 2014, 10 new Bacharach/MacManus songs were registered on ASCAP : DON'T LOOK NOW (Work ID: 886324240) - included on Look Now , 2018 EVERYONE'S PLAYING HOUSE (Work ID: 886324275) - included on the Purse EP, 2019 HE'S GIVEN ME THING...
by Man out of Time
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: The Writers Garden Live - EC to appear on Saturday, September 12, 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 4550

Re: The Writers Garden Live - EC to appear on Saturday, September 12, 2020

i know he loves plu, but i'm also wondering whether it is a repeated, deliberate nod -- artistic and financial -- to uncle nick? i know that there used to be some sort of 'performance fee' for artists playing others' songs...not much, but not nothing... Interesting thought. I doubt that there would...
by Man out of Time
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: 50 Songs For 50 Days - Elvis Costello's October Surprise
Replies: 143
Views: 17175

50 Songs For 50 Days - Elvis Costello's October Surprise

Elvis has posted this on his Facebook page: "Elvis Costello’s October Surprise “If you’re tired of the lies of politicians and of preachers You can place your trust in me, help me be your brother’s keeper If you pay too many taxes, think salvation should be cheaper Just say “Blood and Hot Sauce...
by Man out of Time
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: The Writers Garden Live - EC to appear on Saturday, September 12, 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 4550

The Writers Garden Live - EC to appear on Saturday, September 12, 2020

Chris Difford (of Squeeze) hosts a webcast from his garden shed in Sussex called "The Writer's Garden Live". Elvis may be one of the guests tomorrow night (September 12th) at 8pm BST. On his website Chris writes: "September 12th 8pm | A SATURDAY NIGHT ‘AT HOME CONCERT’ LIVE FROM MY WR...
by Man out of Time
Fri Sep 11, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: My Darling Clementine working with Steve Nieve on an album of EC covers , 2020
Replies: 140
Views: 191260

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

Country Darkness, volume 3 is ready: https://mydarlingclementinemusic.co.uk/ MDC Country Darkness Volume 3.jpg "From today, Friday Sept 11th, you can pre-save the new single, 'The Crooked Line', on Spotify. https://presave.to/pFRDB0023 The song is taken from "Country Darkness Vol 3",...
by Man out of Time
Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Imposters play Louisville, KY, November 17, 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 7980

Re: Elvis & The Imposters play Louisville, KY, November 17, 2019

Review by Walter Tunis, published on The Musical Box blog on November 18, 2019. " in performance: elvis costello and the imposters When a four-decade career has weathered numerous shifts and detours through the pop universe, an audience can become understandably fractured. The problem with that...
by Man out of Time
Sat Sep 05, 2020 3:26 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Amoeba Records - What's In My Bag
Replies: 10
Views: 5439

Re: Amoeba Records - What's In My Bag

Subtitles for The Royle Family? Really?

MOOT
by Man out of Time
Fri Sep 04, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis on Die Harald Schmidt Show on SAT1 TV
Replies: 5
Views: 5072

Re: Elvis on Die Harald Schmidt Show on SAT1 TV

Amazing coincidence, I've been on the Harald Schmidt site yesterday looking to add this to my updates of 2002 live performances and then this is brought up by MOOT! Glad this was timely Sulky. The "search team" found it as part of a sweep looking for more material for the Videography on t...
by Man out of Time
Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Free New Basement Tapes show, LA, Nov. 13 '14
Replies: 38
Views: 26610

Re: Free New Basement Tapes show, LA, Nov. 13 '14

Short review that was published in LA Weekly , on November 14, 2014. " SUPERGROUP THE NEW BASEMENT TAPES PERFORMS BOB DYLAN SONGS @ THE MONTALBAN A historic night in music was witnessed by just 900 invited guests when The New Basement Tapes — a supergroup formed to put melody to Bob Dylan’s unh...
by Man out of Time
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis on youtube volume 42
Replies: 96
Views: 60346

Re: Elvis on youtube volume 42

In January 1999 Elvis and Burt Bacharach appeared at the 26th Annual Music Awards in Los Angeles. This American event was a largely American affair with a few exceptions (Boy George, Eric Clapton, Celine Dion). The whole show in moderate quality (given it was 21 years ago), is available on YouTube (...
by Man out of Time
Thu Sep 03, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis on Die Harald Schmidt Show on SAT1 TV
Replies: 5
Views: 5072

Elvis on Die Harald Schmidt Show on SAT1 TV

In the early part of the Century, Elvis made two appearances on German TV on Die Harald Schmidt Show on SAT1. The show bears some relation visually to Letterman, but otherwise seems to consist of our host (Harald Schmidt) reading items from the newspaper whilst his sidekick chuckles along. In each c...
by Man out of Time
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage
Replies: 183
Views: 231701

Re: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage

No tour would be complete without the accompanying t-shirt and the Immobile Tour is no exception. This enterprising German designer offers this design in different styles/genders of t-shirts and hoodies and even a drawstring bag. The site does not ship to the USA, but perhaps prospective American cu...
by Man out of Time
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello and the Attractions Radio Broadcast (Live)
Replies: 7
Views: 6894

Re: Elvis Costello and the Attractions Radio Broadcast (Live)

This is released by the Vox Humana label. It seems to be a Russian bootleg label. Thanks SP. That is intriguing. There are four tracks from the compilation available on YouTube that appear to have been uploaded from the official Elvis Costello channel . But (as Dave Hyland on Costello-L has noted) ...
by Man out of Time
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis Costello and the Attractions Radio Broadcast (Live)
Replies: 7
Views: 6894

Elvis Costello and the Attractions Radio Broadcast (Live)

This digital-only release has rather been snuck out. Currently available here: Amazon UK (but not on Amazon.com). Elvis has been promoting tracks from this release via his YouTube channel. The videos are not (yet) available in the USA. EC and the Attractions Radio Broadcast cover 2020.jpg The track ...
by Man out of Time
Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage
Replies: 183
Views: 231701

Re: Steve Nieve - The Immobile Tour BackStage

It would also be remiss to omit to mention The Immobile Tour BackStage "Welcome Party" which took place on Friday July 24. This was available only to subscribers to The Immobile Tour BackStage (ITB). The setlist was as below, but a lot of the time was spent talking about the idea for the s...

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