In support of the artist's critically-acclaimed 'Hyperspace' album, the dates include two nights at London's Brixton Academy.
Many misunderstood political songs have been taken to be calls to rebellion or patriotic chest-beaters – a far cray from the artists’ original intentions.
It emerged from just one island in the Caribbean, but reggae music has become a worldwide phenomenon – so pervasive that you might not even know it’s there.
As the best Johnny Cash Mercury albums show, the country legend was taking big risks with material well before Rick Rubin came along.
The best Glastonbury performances have not only defined careers, they’ve made musical history. These 30 festival highlights reveal why.
Saturday’s ‘‘Round Midnight Preserves’ live-stream concert featured an all-star cast of musicians.
The song outdid the A-side, 'Why Should We Try Anymore,' on the country charts.
20 June’s all-star ‘Round Midnight Preserves’ live-stream will provide support to the Preservation Hall Musical Collective, amid COVID-19.
The recording of the song featured on 'Get Happy!!' was actually Costello's solo demo, on which he played all the instruments.
Hailed upon its release, Paul McCartney’s 1989 album, ‘Flowers In The Dirt’, saw the ex-Beatle team up with Elvis Costello for one of his finest albums.
Costello recorded the track in three days in Helsinki at Suomenlinnan Studio - just a 20-minute ferry ride away from the Finnish capital.
Other notables taking part include Robert Cray, Stanley Jordan, Milton Nascimento and Dee Dee Bridgewater.
Costello’s live version of Nick Lowe's classic song appeared on the 2012 box set 'Return Of The Spectacular Spinning Songbook.'
A catchy hook, an infectious chant: an earworm is a simple thing. Writing one, however, is not. Here’s why earworms are so effective – and hard to create.
“A world with John Prine in it has been much better than the poorer one in which we now dwell”.