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by krm
Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis playing Vegas, Feb/March 2018 - cancelled
Replies: 57
Views: 5677

Re: Elvis playing Vegas, Feb/March 2018

Oh..dear . the news of the cancellation of the gigs in Vegas has come too late for the deadline for the content of this Vegas publication. 'STRIPLV - The Sexiest Magazine on the Planet! ' says their Twitter page. I'll leave it up to some of our more intrepid contributors to maybe check out the feat...
by krm
Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and The Imposters, Dalhalla (Sweden), July 16, 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: Elvis and The Imposters, Dalhalla (Sweden), July 16, 2018

About the venue.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalhalla

EC played w Allan Toussaint here in 2007. Ticket prices are usually upper range at this venue.

ENglish web page here: https://www.dalhalla.se/en/
by krm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and the Imposters European Tour 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 448

Re: Elvis and the Imposters European Tour 2018

add 11 July in Wien Österreich as well. (or as some say Vienna in Austria!)

Tix here:
http://www.eventim.de/tickets.html?affi ... 6$10508739
by krm
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis plays Manchester Castlefields 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: Elvis plays Manchester Castlefields 2018

Can we get some more dates now for a summer europan tour, please. I am about to plan for the summer holidays.
by krm
Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis plays Manchester Castlefields 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: Elvis plays Manchester Castlefields 2018

I would love to see Jacqui Abbott join EC for an encore!!! I see the headlines already.....
by krm
Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Pomp & Pout: Best of The Universal Years -release cancelled?
Replies: 108
Views: 23091

Re: Pomp & Pout: Best of The Universal Years -release cancelled?

The marketing campaign has started already....

https://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Elvis-Cost ... p58i93GC6A

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by krm
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: 40 Years Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1588

Re: 40 Years Ago

Bruce Thomas old itenary that he published some months ago could be added here as a reference too. But I am sure you have that one on top of your desk already. This might or might not help out.
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http://www.brucethomas.co.uk/?p=1961
by krm
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?
Replies: 19
Views: 2248

Re: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?

http://www.elviscostello.info/wiki/inde ... y_30,_1983

"....Costello's lyrics are apparently being taught for O-level. Punch The Clock deserves a PhD. "

a modest start at least!
by krm
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?
Replies: 19
Views: 2248

Re: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?

Hmmmm. I know I read about it many many many many years ago. But where? Where am I supposed to look? After 1981 of course, but which year can this have been??? It is annoying now.
by krm
Wed Oct 04, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?
Replies: 19
Views: 2248

Re: Elvis song taught at 'O'-level?

I also have a vague memory of that it was New Lace Sleeves.
by krm
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1408
Views: 366947

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

I stumbled over this old pic/clip today...

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The Smiths from totp in 1984. What was the story behind that?
by krm
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:11 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy
Replies: 8
Views: 1201

Re: EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy

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by krm
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:07 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy
Replies: 8
Views: 1201

Re: EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy

New pic on instagram today: https://www.instagram.com/p/BZnflehlQ_N ... iontrilogy


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by krm
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy
Replies: 8
Views: 1201

EC in for a good cause - The Adoration Trilogy

EC appears in a short clip from The Adoration trilogy. http://www.theadorationtrilogy.com/ More about this organisation at the website. The site is counting down for something in the beginning of November. The future will see if there are any performances or releases linked to this. adoration trilog...
by krm
Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .
Replies: 1408
Views: 366947

Re: Relatively Insignificant EC Stuff. . .

EC and Burt were true pioneers. Apparently Sparks and Morrisey have adopted that way of working as well. http://www.nottinghampost.com/whats-on/music-nightlife/sparks-ron-mael-talks-morrissey-281155 "Ron Mael: “I would really hope that could happen. A few years ago there was more of a movement ...
by krm
Sun Sep 10, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Glasgow 13 October 1977
Replies: 8
Views: 1280

Re: Glasgow 13 October 1977

Here is a wild guess: The tape existed for many years with 10 songs. Recently (the last 5-10) years a review of the gig showed up from a fanzine. http://www.elviscostello.info/wiki/index.php/Kingdom_Come,_October_14,_1977 "......another new one totally unlike anything on the album, "Watchi...
by krm
Sat Sep 09, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: So Far Richard Groothuizen book for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1384

Re: So Far Richard Groothuizen book for sale

A fantastic Book. From the era of handwritten letters and cassettes.
by krm
Mon Sep 04, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: From the management
Topic: Pageviews
Replies: 14
Views: 24654

Re: Pageviews

Maybe it is time for a yearly update of the "statistics"!
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: 503

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: 16108

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: 1287

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: 1287

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...

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