Tagged: Elvis Costello

Burt Bacharach (and Elvis Costello, Part 2)

Burt Bacharach (and Elvis Costello, Part 2)

  “No one has to push me to be complex.”     If there has been a musical menage à trois more sublime and more successful than that of composer Burt Bacharach, lyricist Hal...

Elvis Costello (and Burt Bacharach, Part 1)

Elvis Costello (and Burt Bacharach, Part 1)

“I think there’s as much self revelation in “What Is This Thing Called Love” by Cole Porter as there is in any song by Kurt Cobain.”   Elvis Costello is nobody’s idea of Dionne...

Aimee Mann

Aimee Mann

“It doesn’t even pay to sell out.”   January, 1996, in advance of the “I’m With Stupid” release and tour By phone from her home in Los Angeles  I caught sight of Aimee Mann...