The new release collects a selection of Francophone adaptations of songs from Costello's acclaimed ‘Hey Clockface’ album.
Nick Lowe's assured production kept the delivery crisp and disciplined, but live and vital, on a record that enhanced Costello’s reputation for depth behind the vitriol.
The run of 13 shows will get under way at Liverpool’s Eventim Olympia on 28 February.
Despite this setback, Costello has also revealed his long-awaited new album is set for release in October.
Elvis Costello is to follow his September concerts in Japan and Singapore by continuing his solo Detour in the Midwest and South of the US in October.