Elvis Costello announces Boston Show

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Elvis Costello has revealed plans for a spring tour that include a stop in Massachusetts. He’ll make his way to Boston’s Orpheum Theatre on Tuesday, April 20. Tickets, which range in price from $35 to $49.50, go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster.

Costello will be touring in support of his latest album, Secret, Profane & Sugarcane. On the tour, he’ll be back by the same group of musicians that are featured on the album and dubbed the Sugarcanes: Jerry Douglas, Stuart Duncan, Mike Compton, Jeff Taylor and Dennis Crouch. Produced by T Bone Burnett and recorded by Mike Piersante during a three-day session at Nashville’s Sound Emporium Studio, Secret, Profane & Sugarcane was released in June by Hear Music, Starbucks’ record label. The album debuted at #13 on the Billboard 200, making it Costello’s highest album chart position since 1980’s Get Happy.
Costello’s music television show, “Spectacle: Elvis Costello with…”, is currently in its second season on the Sundance Channel and has/will featured guests including Bono & The Edge, Neko Case, Sheryl Crow, Levon Helm, Ray Lamontagne, Lyle Lovett, Nick Lowe, John Prine, Ron Sexsmith, Bruce Springsteen, Richard Thompson, Allen Toussaint and Jesse Winchester. The shows airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m.


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