Song of the Day #919: ‘The Other Side of Summer’ – Elvis Costello

It seems like I just started the Elvis Costello Weekends. I can’t believe I’ve already arrived at Mighty Like a Rose, his 1991 follow-up to Spike.

I consider this album the bridge between Costello’s classic years and the more wide-ranging experimental work he did later in his career. And I guess the real surprise is that this album is now nearly 20 years old, and he’s recorded more albums since its release than he did beforehand.

It’s not the Elvis Costello Weekends that are moving quickly… it’s my whole life!

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