Elvis Costello

Best Music Box Sets of 2023

The Best Music Box Sets of 2023

Our favorite deluxe and expanded editions surveying albums, eras, labels and historic concerts

Elvis Costello Imperial Bedroom Treble 100

Treble 100: No. 70, Elvis Costello & the Attractions – Imperial Bedroom

The album that introduced a new vocabulary to Costello’s music

songs of bacharach and costello review

Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach : The Songs of Bacharach & Costello

An expanded look into a fruitful songwriting partnership

best live albums

The 50 Best Live Albums

The greatest documents of a thrilling live performance.

Treble 100 All-Time Favorite Albums

Introducing Treble 100: A Series on Our All-Time Favorite Albums

We’re launching an ongoing series on our 100 favorite albums of all time

Elvis Costello new york residency

Elvis Costello announces New York residency, “100 Songs and More”

Each night will have a different setlist, plus Steve Nieve joining Costello for five shows

best albums of the 1980s

The 150 Best Albums of the 1980s

A look back at one of the greatest decades of musical innovation.

For the Birds compilation

Elvis Costello, Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, Beck featured on 20xLP birdsong-inspired compilation, For the Birds

Plus The Flaming Lips, Terry Riley, Kurt Vile, Beach House, UNKLE, Jarvis Cocker and more.

john cale mercy review

Elvis Costello & The Imposters : The Boy Named If

A more energized Costello and company deliver their strongest set of songs in over a decade.

misunderstood songs

10 Misunderstood Songs

Don’t put these songs on a mixtape for a crush, or play them at your wedding, or political rally, or graduation ceremony, or…

Albums with famous backing bands

10 Great Albums Featuring Famous Backing Bands

When the headliners become the support band.

Elvis Blondie tour

Elvis Costello and the Imposters and Blondie announce co-headlining tour

The two new wave legends are on tour together this summer.

Riot Fest 2018

Beck, Elvis Costello, Interpol, Father John Misty top Riot Fest 2018 lineup

Plus Superchunk, Killing Joke, Hot Snakes, Liz Phair and The Jesus Lizard.

Elvis Costello My Aim is True at 40

Revenge and Guilt: Elvis Costello’s My Aim Is True at 40

Revisiting an auspicious debut and the genius introduction to one of rock’s greatest songwriters.

Elvis Costello tour dates

Elvis Costello and The Imposters announce North American tour

Band to perform Imperial Bedroom in its entirety.

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Fight the power: The Top 50 protest songs

As we face a not-so-peaceful transition of power, we assemble our songs of protest.