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Elvis Costello

  1. profile
    Elvis Costello Wrote the Anthem for This Brooding TimeHe’s back with his 31st (or so) studio album. But don’t look for any consolation from him.
  2. my single is dropping
    Elvis Costello Releases ‘Hetty O’Hara Confidential,’ Second New Song of 2020Recorded in Helsinki, Finland, along with previous song “No Flag.”
  3. theme songs
    Why The Deuce Got a New Theme SongElvis Costello’s “This Year’s Girl” is a perfect fit for the HBO show.
  4. touring
    Elvis Costello Cancels Tour Due to ‘Very Aggressive’ CancerHis long, animated gigs didn’t help.
  5. exclusive
    Elvis Costello Is Taking His Love of Late Night to Sam Bee’s WHCD AfterpartyNew York and Vulture are co-hosting the shindig.
  6. one of the greats
    Remembering Allen Toussaint, the Musical Force Who Embodied New OrleansToussaint shaped the sound of R&B, rock, and country, but to New Orleans, he remained a down-to-earth ambassador.
  7. everyday i write the book
    The Biggest Surprises From This Fall’s 6 Best Rock MemoirsNew memoirs from Elvis Costello, Carrie Brownstein, Patti Smith, John Fogerty, Chrissie Hynde, and Grace Jones grace the shelves this fall — but which is the juiciest?
  8. listen up
    Every Song That Influenced Elvis Costello, According to His New MemoirPlus a deep dive into why Costello’s encyclopedic appreciation of music remains one of the defining characteristics of his discography.
  9. excerpt
    Book Excerpt: Elvis Costello Shares the Inspiration Behind ‘Alison’A chapter from the singer-songwriter’s memoir, Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink.
  10. chat room
    Questlove on His New Album With Elvis Costello“Yes, [’Blurred Lines’] is douchey, in a kind of a fun way.”
  11. radio vulture
    Jody Rosen’s Songs of the WeekExtra credit to the guy who miked Questlove’s drums.
  12. right-click
    Hear Elvis Costello and the Roots’ First SingleOff their upcoming album, Wise Up Ghost.
  13. collaborations
    The Roots and Elvis Costello Made an Album TogetherIt’s out in September.
  14. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Jon Hamm Revealed His Aroused and Postcoitus ExpressionsPlus: Jennifer Westfeldt judges people by their pets, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  15. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From Ke$ha to Tune-YardsPlus: Maroon 5, the Strokes, Ricky Martin, and more, in our weekly concert roundup.
  16. awards
    All Denzel Is Saying Is Give Peace a ChanceThe movie star will host the Nobel Peace Prize concert with Anne Hathaway.
  17. protests
    Pixies, Gorillaz, and Klaxons Bail Out of Israeli Music FestivalThe bands have canceled their slots at Tel Aviv’s June 9 Pic.Nic festival.
  18. music
    See President Obama Sing ‘Hey Jude’ With Paul McCartney and Jerry Seinfeld… and everyone else, because everyone loves the Beatles.
  19. music
    Hear a New Beck Song on the True Blood SoundtrackAlso new tracks from Lucinda Williams and Elvis Costello.
  20. the industry
    James McAvoy and Robin Wright Penn Totally Not Responsible for Lincoln’s AssassinationPlus: Johnny Depp! Elvis Costello! The Black Keys!
  21. Elvis Costello, Jenny Lewis, and Zooey Deschanel Are Together Again for the First TimeTime to update your bucket list.
  22. quote machine
    Hunter Parrish Beloved by Marijuana FansPlus: ‘The Transporter’: gay?
  23. right-click
    Rihanna Strikes a PosePlus: Elvis Costello and Jenny Lewis!
  24. the early word
    So, How Is Elvis Costello’s Variety Show?Not so great!
  25. right-click
    Even Liam Gallagher Is Right Twice a DayPlus: New music from Elvis Costello and Lykke Li!
  26. apropos of nothing
    Elvis Costello Proves That CDs Are Not Yet DeadElvis’s new album came out yesterday exclusively on vinyl. No one in the world has yet figured out how to leak it to the Internet.
  27. right-click
    Weezer Return to Their Blue PeriodPlus: New music from the Ying Yang Twins!
  28. the industry
    NBC Spending Even More Time at ‘The Office’Plus: The fate of ‘Friday Night Lights,’ William Monahan’s next project, and Elvis Costello’s talk show.
  29. vulture lists
    10 Terrible Musical SlumpsBut there’s a happy ending! Here’s our list of ten artists who, unlike R.E.M., overcame their slumps.
  30. vulture lists
    8 Lamest Pop-Classical Crossovers in HistoryPaul McCartney! Elvis Costello! And Sting! Obviously!
  31. right-click
    We Told You the New Hives Album Was Bad!Plus: Super Furry Animals!
  32. the take
    Lucinda Williams and a Brief History of Blatantly Nostalgic Concert Cash-InsThe “theme night” is not a new concept, but only recently has it become its own concert genre and an important revenue stream.
  33. right-click
    Elvis Costello: Invincible!Plus: Music from Baby Elephant and Leaders of the New School!
  34. the early-evening news
    Jerry Bruckheimer Back to What He Does Best: Blowing Shit UpPlus news on Jeffrey Katzenberg, Bob Dylan, and the coming zombie apocalypse.
  35. the industry
    Eva Mendes to Play Sexy PersonTim Allen, Bob Dylan, and Elvis Costello!