Elvis Costello Reflects On Being Banned From ‘Saturday Night Live’

In a recent interview with Apple Music‘s Zane Lowe, Elvis Costello shared his experience on “Saturday Night Live” and the stunt that got him banned from the live television program for 12 years. The singer, accompanied by The Attractions, was slated to perform the songs “Watching the Detectives” and “Less Than Zero” on the show […]

Elvis Costello Tells a Bizarre Tale Involving Orson Welles in 'Phonographic Memory'

Elvis Costello has released “Phonographic Memory,” what he describes as the B-side to his previous single “We Are All Cowards Now.” Set in a futuristic post-war era, “Phonographic Memory” is a spoken word track over an open-tuned acoustic guitar in which Costello tells a tale involving a recording of Orson Welles’ voice and someone known […]