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by krm
Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Attractions , Chicago , March 1979 - locations of photos?
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Elvis & The Attractions , Chicago , March 1979 - locations of photos?

Additional info about Fish is Brain Food. Taken from the fanzine Talking in the Dark - Issue 9 Sep 1984

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by krm
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

Steve Mandel just wrote the following on instagram : " Hey, pick up a copy of this month's @rollingstone which shouts out #AmericanTune, the #PaulSimon song as sung by #TheImposter (#ElvisCostello) with brilliant musicians (@questlove @rayangry @kirklloyd @ianhendricksonsmith #markkelley on bas...
by krm
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Re: Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper

sulky lad wrote:Looking forward to this, thanks K :D


wiki delivers!
http://www.elviscostello.info/wiki/inde ... er_3,_1979
by krm
Thu Jul 13, 2017 3:47 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Re: Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper

I dug up another EC interview from the same journalist.Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet again,from an article sep3, 1979. Gunnar Wesslén writes and google translates: excerpt: "...I had never heard him, his first single, Less Than Zero had come out a few days before and on the record company Stiff...
by krm
Sun Jul 09, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Early EC interview in Swedish newspaper

I recently foud this very early interview w EC. From swedish daily newspaper Aftonbladet. Published 1977 April 26th. EC_Aftonbladet_liten.jpg Aftonbladet FOLK I FARTEN Tisdagen den 26 april 1977 Elvis COSTELLO - datateknikern som vill bli Englands nye rockkung LONDON Det här är Elvis Costello. Han ä...
by krm
Tue Jul 04, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

Hi Fi Entertainment, the distributor, is jacked. Try checking out Wise Ghost from their storefront. The shipping costs are nutty. Is someone smoking meth over there or what? I feel bad the promotion didn't go down as planned. That's lame and I would be totally pissed. It's angered some fans and the...
by krm
Mon Jul 03, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

sulky lad wrote:Didn't Jake once say ( and you'll excuse my paraphrase) "we don't like you, we don't need you " :shock:


"we´re not interested that you´re interested" is a quote from the past
by krm
Mon Jul 03, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

Ymaginatif wrote:Wow, the combination of reluctance, incompetence and sarcasm in their statements is quite off-putting :|

my thinking as well
by krm
Mon Jul 03, 2017 2:41 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

just in:
according to EC on facebook, the new single will be available for download as of July 4th.
by krm
Sat Jul 01, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles
Replies: 85
Views: 6298

Re: Elvis hints at new release: Lupe-O-Tone's vinyl singles

i think it is "wishing we could" . Mandel and co had some instagram stuff, and it was recently added to ascap
by krm
Tue Jun 20, 2017 1:32 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1373
Views: 298548

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

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Poster for the movie September Songs: The Music Of Kurt Weill
by krm
Mon Jun 19, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers - San Diego, CA, Copley Symphony Hall  June 5 2017
Replies: 18
Views: 1769

Re: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers - San Diego, CA, Copley Symphony Hall  June 5 2017

What a show. I have just listened to the recording that is circulating . Elvis's voice is in great shape. Steve's piano refrain on Shot With His Own Gun is mighty stuff. I feel sure it contains a riff from something, classical or whatever - I'll figure it out eventually. Steve adds some odd lines a...
by krm
Sat Jun 10, 2017 3:30 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers - Indianapolis, IN, Murat Theatre , June 10 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1063

Re: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers - Indianapolis, IN, Murat Theatre , June 10 2017

Mountjoy wrote:I am going. Will 'only' be my 8th EC concert, and only my third time seeing the Imposters, so pretty excited...


enjoy!!!
by krm
Thu Jun 01, 2017 8:18 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis & The Imposters play 'Beaver Creek Hike to the Mic', Avon, CO, Sept. 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 971

Re: Elvis & The Imposters play 'Beaver Creek Hike to the Mic', Avon, CO, Sept. 2017

Man out of Time wrote:
I understand the point. What is the highest venue Elvis has played previously, and how did he perform on that occasion?

MOOT


First guess: Aspen, Colorado
by krm
Thu May 25, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 4374

Re: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017

And No Coffee Table wrote:I think "Crooked Liar" is meant to be "Crooked Line".


of course! Thanks
by krm
Wed May 24, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 4374

Re: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017

I am just clicking around a bit on the BMI web and find a - to me - unknown song. Crooked liar, written by T-Bone Burnette and EC http://repertoire.bmi.com/DetailView.aspx?detail=titleid&keyid=10785944&ShowNbr=0&ShowSeqNbr=0&blnWriter=True&blnPublisher=True&blnArtist=True&...
by krm
Wed May 24, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 4374

Re: EC at New York's Electric Lady Studios, May 2017

#WWC seems to be "Wishing we could" according to Slitzkys insta. It is up to anyone to figure out what it could mean.... ".....Elvis Costello, Wishing We Could in Last Night's Office. Still marveling from the moment, and feeling very fortunate for the time spent with these wise figure...
by krm
Tue May 16, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Homages to the TYM cover photo.
Replies: 24
Views: 3779

Re: Homages to the TYM cover photo.

Theguy was a bit confused by the variants of the TYM sleeve....It is obvious that hemade his homage to the scandinavian version
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by krm
Fri May 12, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Full report on seeing studios in London where Elvis recorded, May 19th 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1222

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 krm
Wed May 03, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers 2017 US Tour
Replies: 61
Views: 8090

Re: Imperial Bedroom & Other Chambers 2017 US Tour

https://www.charitybuzz.com/catalog_items/meet-elvis-costello-receive-2-artist-allotment-tickets-1300000 Meet rock legend Elvis Costello and receive two artist allotment tickets to the show of your choice. For tour dates click HERE. Donated by: Elvis Costello Additional lot details This experience w...
by krm
Sat Mar 25, 2017 1:59 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: 1351

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

The release from Holland contains the version with organ intro - the same as Bunch of Stiffs version. http://www.45cat.com/record/17787at some interesting discussions here on the UK release http://www.45cat.com/record/buy11 it deals with possible versions of this relase lamintd or not laminated slee...
by krm
Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:38 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Cait O'Riordan on Irish radio, July 2017
Replies: 146
Views: 70124

Re: Cait O'Riordan/Pride Of The Cross recording makes digital debut

http://www.thehifibar.com/event/1445858-syd-straw-her-new-band-new-york/ In addition to a stripped down set with guitarist Don Piper -- tonight Syd introduces BITCHFACE - an new band with Karyn Kuhl on guitar , Cait O'Riordon (Pogues) on bass, and Linda Pitmon on drums. NOT TO BE MISSED. BUY TICKETS...
by krm
Wed Mar 15, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis solo - detour- plays Hamburg, Germany , March 14th 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1483

Re: Elvis solo - detour- plays Hamburg, Germany , March 14th 2017

verbal gymnastics wrote:I love that he finished with I can't stand up 8)


he was unfocused once again and missed part of the first verse....

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