September 25, 2022

Final month, Elvis Costello revealed that he was cooking up a 10-night residency in New York Metropolis, throughout which he’d play a grand complete of 200 completely different songs. That plan is lastly coming to fruition, happening from February Ninth-Twenty second, 2023 on the Gramercy Theatre.

All through the residency, every night time will see Costello performing a novel setlist comprised of 20 songs. Half of these shall be chosen beforehand; the remainder shall be chosen on-the-spot. Costello explains additional in a poem:

For ten nights on the Gramercy Theatre
I’ll title ten songs to set the scene
I’ll play these ten after which ten extra
Shake off the previous routine

Every night time will inform a special story
So come to 1 or come to all
“100 Songs” is what I promise
However twice that quantity is sort of a haul

I’ll begin this stand alone, that’s advantageous
Nights One to 5, the Feast Day of St. Valentine
Steve Nieve will be a part of me for Nights Six, Seven, Eight & 9
However what else could occur is a secret of mine
Let’s simply arrange the chair or two and play
In case some pals flip up alongside the way in which

A Reside Nation pre-sale is about for Thursday, September Twenty second at 10:00 a.m. ET (use code VENUE), with a basic on-sale following on Friday, September twenty third by way of Ticketmaster. See Costello’s full listing of dates with every night time’s deliberate setlist beneath.

Costello reunited his first band Rusty on a latest episode of The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon. He simply wrapped up a tour along with his present band The Imposters supporting their January album The Boy Named If.

“100 Songs and Extra” Dates and Program
02/09 – Elvis Costello Solo – Night time One
01. Welcome to the Working Week
02. Hoover Manufacturing facility
03. Purple Footwear
04. Stranger Within the Home
05. Poison Moon
06. Wave a White Flag
07. Radio Sweetheart
08. Thriller Dance
09. Low-cost Reward
10. Alison
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/10 – Elvis Costello Solo – Night time Two
01. Jack of All Parades
02. Watch Your Step
03. House Is Anyplace You Hold Your Head
04. New Amsterdam
05. Battered Previous Chook
06. Final Boat Leaving
07. Little Palaces
08. Purple Cotton
09. Sulphur to Sugarcane
10. Sleep of the Simply
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/11 – Elvis Costello Solo – Night time Three
01. Sophisticated Shadows
02. Much less Than Zero
03. The River In Reverse
04. Bullets For The New-Born King
05. We Are All Cowards Now
06. She’s Pulling Out The Pin
07. Stations Of The Cross
08. Sensible Mistake
09. The Scarlet Tide
10. That Day Is Carried out
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/13 – Elvis Costello Solo – Night time 4
01. 45
02. Stella Damage
03. Black & White World
04. Ghost Practice
05. Church Underground
06. God’s Comedian
07. Swimsuit Of Lights
08. Jimmie Standing Within the Rain
09. Dr. Watson, I Presume
10. I Need to Vanish
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/14 – Elvis Costello Solo – Night time 5
01. I Hope You’re Comfortable Now
02. Watch Your Step
03. Blue Chair
04. Dishonour the Stars
05. Toledo
06. Excessive Constancy
07. Stripping Paper
08. Riot Act
09. Past Perception
10. Indoor Fireworks
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/16 – Elvis Costello with Steve Nieve – Night time Six
01. Accidents Will Occur
02. Only a Reminiscence
03. Suspect My Tears
04. The Liked Ones
05. Motel Matches
06. All Grown Up
07. Lengthy Honeymoon
08. You Shouldn’t Have a look at Me That Method
09. Veronica
10. God Give Me Energy
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/17 – Elvis Costello with Steve Nieve – Night time Seven
01. Shot with His Personal Gun
02. Nonetheless
03. After I Was Merciless No.2
04. The Whirlwind
05. Isabelle In Tears
06. City Cryer
07. I’ll Put on It Proudly
08. The Comedians
09. My Darkish Life
10. This Home Is Empty Now
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/19 – Elvis Costello with Steve Nieve – Night time Eight
01. Speaking Within the Darkish
02. London’s Sensible Parade
03. I’m Within the Temper Once more
04. So Like Sweet
05. He’s Given Me Issues
06. Nearly Blue
07. I Nonetheless Have That Different Woman
08. Favourite Hour
09. April fifth.
10. The Birds Will Nonetheless Be Singing
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/20 – Elvis Costello with Steve Nieve – Night time 9
01. Within the Darkest Place
02. All This Ineffective Magnificence
03. Hey Clock-face
04. You’ll By no means Be a Man
05. The Final Confession of Vivian Whip
06. Nation Darkness
07. Deep Darkish Truthful Mirror
08. Shipbuilding
09. All of the Rage
10. Couldn’t Name It Surprising No. 4
And At Least Ten Extra!

02/22 – Finale – Night time Ten
01. Radio Radio
02. Greenshirt
03. Hetty O’Hara Confidential
04. On a regular basis I Write the Guide
05. The Boy Named If
06. Lipstick Vogue
07. Watching the Detectives
08. What If I Can’t Give You Something However Love?
09. Man Out of Time
10. I Need You
And At Least Ten Extra!

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