Click Track: Elvis Costello


Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 06/02/2011

Taking sides: Who should curate a festival next summer?

Summer dreaming: Click Track’s contributors choose an artist they’d like to see curate a summer festival and the opening acts they’d like to see open.

By Click Track  |  12:16 PM ET, 06/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Elvis Costello, OutKast, Beck

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 07/07/2010

Lists: 5 good bands that are kind of unlistenable now because their frontmen became insufferable

Sting. Buzzkil. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson) By David Malitz It’s a sad truth - the older you get, the lamer you become. This is not exactly 100% science fact, and the Bill Murrays, Nick Caves and, uh, Betty Whites (?) of the...

By David Malitz  |  01:30 PM ET, 07/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Bono, Elvis Costello, Eric Clapton, Gene Simmons, Lou Reed, Sting

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 06/03/2010

Long, winding road to the White House: Paul McCartney takes Gershwin Prize

McCartney accepts the Gershwin Prize. (Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images) By Chris Richards Hope may have gotten him elected, but in President Obama's White House on Wednesday evening, it was all love. The reverent, paralyzing, smile-until-your-face-cramps kind of love -- all of...

By Chris Richards  |  06:30 AM ET, 06/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Foo Fighters, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, White Stripes

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/26/2010

Setlist wishlist: Songs we hope to hear when Paul McCartney visits the White House next week

Everyone attending Tuesday's McCartney tribute at the White House should be practicing their na-na-na-nas. (Kevin Mazur/MPL) By Chris Richards Paul McCartney visits the White House next Tuesday to accept the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song -- and...

By Chris Richards  |  07:00 AM ET, 05/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 05/24/2010

Paul McCartney to be honored at White House; Stevie Wonder, Jonas Brothers and others scheduled to perform in tribute

Macca is coming to Pennsylvania Avenue. (Tracy Woodward/TWP). By Chris Richards The White House is throwing another epic bash, this time honoring Paul McCartney, winner of this year's Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Macca is the third...

By Chris Richards  |  02:07 PM ET, 05/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 05/20/2010

Costello earns praise, criticism for Israel concert cancelations; Axl Rose sues manager; 9:30 Club hosts benefit

Costello garners mixed reactions for canceling concerts in Israel. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images) By Ally Schweitzer - Elvis Costello is setting off sparks for his decision to cancel two concerts in Israel. Costello wrote on his website that in...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  09:00 AM ET, 05/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Axl Rose, Elvis Costello