KCUR's Band Of The Week: Hembree - KCUR
KCURKCUR's Band Of The Week: HembreeKCURHembree is one of Kansas City's most popular indie-rock bands, and has an opening slot for Elvis Costello & the Imposters at Crossroads KC on Friday. In spite of Hembree's popularity, the band isn't an obvious candidate to open for Costello. The ...
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 9:55 am
One on one: Elvis Costello and the making of
Pittsburgh Post-GazetteOne on one: Elvis Costello and the making of his masterpiece, 'Imperial Bedroom'Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThirty-five years later, Elvis Costello and the Imposters (keyboardist Steve Nieve and drummer Pete Thomas from the Attractions with bassist Davey Faragher from Cracker) are revisiting the album on the Imperial Bedroom and Other Chambers Tour, using it ...Elvis Costello brings 'Imperial Bedroom' tour to Pittsburgh's Heinz ...Tribune-Reviewall 2 news articles »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 8:16 am
Elvis Costello: Rocks The Greek Theater On
HuffPostElvis Costello: Rocks The Greek Theater On His Imperial Bedroom TourHuffPostElvis Costello's blazing streak from the English Punk Rock and New Wave scene in the late 1970s into rock super stardom in the 80s started with his debut album My Aim Is True. His songs were like electric shocks to the body. He was alternative rock ...
Posted on 6 June 2017 | 2:17 am
Concert Review: Elvis Costello Goes Baroque
VarietyConcert Review: Elvis Costello Goes Baroque to the Future With 'Imperial Bedroom' ShowVarietyWhile the 50th anniversary of the release of The Beatles' “Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band” is making headlines, a slightly lesser hysteria is greeting the 35th anniversary of Elvis Costello's “Imperial Bedroom” album, which the artist is ...Elvis Costello takes fans into his 'Imperial Bedroom' for a terrific show at the Greek Theatre in LAOCRegisterElvis Costello Aims to Please on New TourHuffPostall 3 news articles »
Posted on 5 June 2017 | 1:44 pm
Elvis Costello on bringing something old
Kansas City Star (blog)Elvis Costello on bringing something old that's something new to Crossroads KCKansas City Star (blog)The name of Elvis Costello's latest tour is Imperial Bedroom and Other Chambers, and the intent is to present “Imperial Bedroom,” one of his most beloved and mercurial albums, in its entirety, including songs he'd never performed live. Friday night ...
Posted on 4 June 2017 | 6:01 am
Bring on the memoirs: John Fogerty, Elvis
John Fogerty is the latest in a recent string of musicians to announce they have memoirs on the way. Announced this week, the Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman will cover his Northern California roots, the success of Creedence and his revival as a solo artist in "Fortunate Son," named for the classic track by the '60s band. The multi-faceted British musician -- born Declan Patrick MacManus ...
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 12:28 pm
Elvis Costello to write memoir, Unfaithful
The musician’s first autobiography, out in October, will chronicle the success of his four-decade career, thanks in part to his ‘dumb luck and animal cunning’ Elvis Costello will publish his first autobiography this October. The memoir, entitled Unfaithful Music and Disappearing Ink, will chart his four decades in music, and will offer the musician’s “unique view of his unlikely and sometimes ...
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 7:03 am
Elvis Costello to publish his memoirs
Singer tells how he went from a cardboard guitar in his Birkenhead living room to international pop stardom
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 6:06 am
Elvis Costello memoir due in October
An Elvis Costello memoir is due to be released in October.
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 4:47 am
Elvis Costello will reportedly release a
Costello's book will be titled 'Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink' and will be published by Penguin.
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 12:20 pm
Watch Springsteen, Elvis Costello and Bill
Meanwhile, Costello’s memoir, Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink, is due for publication on October 13. The publisher’s promise the book will be “rich with anecdotes about family and fellow musicians, introspective about the creation of his famous ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:46 pm
Tampa Theatre is worth the drive
2, with a panel discussion featuring marine biologists. Concerts used to be a staple of the Tampa Theatre season, and such acts as the Police, Tom Waits, the Ramones and Elvis Costello have performed there. Changes in the concert industry have limited the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:57 pm
Magical duets: Emmylou Harris and Rodney
The album was recorded at Sound Emporium and House of Blues Studio in Nashville, Tenn. It was produced by Joe Henry, who has worked with Billy Bragg and Elvis Costello. Crowell and Harris began their friendship in 1974 when Harris backed him on his debut ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:20 pm
Watch Bruce Springsteen, Dave Letterman,
Bruce Springsteen, Paul Shaffer, David Letterman, Joan Jett, Bill Murray and Elvis Costello make cameo appearances. Also, I see Steve’s choreographer wife Maureen, dancing up a storm with her gal pals. You have to wait all the way til the end to see ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:02 am
WATCH: Springsteen, Asbury Park boardwalk
In the video for the dreamy retro-pop single "Forbidden Nights," the 77-year-old Love drives down a highway, looking off-road to see celebrities all over, including Elvis Costello, Bill Murray and "The Late Show" band leader Paul Shaffer. But when her ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:15 am
PBS music series begins third season April 1
PBS opens the third season of "Live From the Artists Den" on April 1 with an Elvis Costello concert in a venue most associated with quiet.
Posted on 22 February 2011 | 3:23 am
Elvis Costello revives his spinning songbook
Elvis Costello is dusting off his "Spectacular Spinning Songbook" for a concert tour this spring.
Posted on 7 February 2011 | 3:07 am
Singer Elvis Costello cancels concerts in
British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello is canceling two summer concerts in Israel because of its treatment of the Palestinians, disappointing fans in a country enjoying an upswing in visits by renowned artists.
Posted on 20 May 2010 | 1:50 am
Award-winning keyboardist Knechtel dead at
Larry Knechtel, a Grammy award-winning keyboardist who accompanied big-name musicians such as Elvis Presley, Ray Charles and the Dixie Chicks, is dead at 69.
Posted on 23 August 2009 | 4:06 pm
Posted on 9 March 2009 | 12:39 pm