The ageless punk

Tampa Bay Times: Sean Daly: April 25th, 2012

"Costello dared the audience to keep up. Stomping on effects pedals, he'd follow the whims of his audience (Clubland, Everyday I Write the Book) with his own fanciful wanderings. During a solo acoustic intermission (as his band "put on makeup for the big glam-rock finish") he covered the the Flying Burrito Brothers' Hot Burrito #1, to honor that band's recently fallen bassist Chris Ethridge."