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by krm
Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: James Blunt and THAT monkey
Replies: 15
Views: 2832

Re: James Blunt and THAT monkey

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I stumbled over the old James Blunt record again today. Time for a reminder of the Monkey!
by krm
Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: Elvis and the Imposters European Tour 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 2021

Re: Elvis and the Imposters European Tour 2018

sulky lad wrote:The Dublin trip appears to be off but I'm doing Nottingham, Manchester, Plymouth, Cardiff and Edinburgh - just got a row C seat there so hopefully I'll be able fit Newcastle in on my way back - just need to sort out travel arrangements now !


Got a ticket for Edinburgh! :-)
by krm
Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:51 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: New website
Replies: 14
Views: 1650

Re: New website

The old page was a nightmare when accessing it via the phone. If there is a need for a discography, he/they might as well link to the wiki :-)
by krm
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: It's official..."brilliant new album"
Replies: 53
Views: 4663

Re: It's official..."brilliant new album"

or even After the Fall.....
by krm
Fri Mar 02, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: It's official..."brilliant new album"
Replies: 53
Views: 4663

Re: It's official..."brilliant new album"

Wooohoooooo
by krm
Fri Mar 02, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: It's official..."brilliant new album"
Replies: 53
Views: 4663

Re: It's official..."brilliant new album"

Wooohoooooo
by krm
Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Elvis Costello General Discussion
Topic: EC featured in Swedish book about Olympen venue
Replies: 1
Views: 369

EC featured in Swedish book about Olympen venue

Some time ago I participated in doing a book about Olympen, the venue in Lund Sweden, where EC played two times in 1979 and 1983.
Enclosed are the EC pages.
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: 7864

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: 400

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: 23
Views: 2021

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: 2732

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: 2732

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: 25044

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: 14
Views: 2563

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: 2834

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: 2834

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: 2834

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: 1421
Views: 389763

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: 1498

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: 1498

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: 1498

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: 1421
Views: 389763

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: 1603

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: 1666

Re: So Far Richard Groothuizen book for sale

A fantastic Book. From the era of handwritten letters and cassettes.

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