"The Spectacular Spinning Songbook - The Results"

Elvis Costello & The Imposters
New York
May 24th, 2011

Overture - featuring the return of the former Mother Superior of Our Lady of Perpetual Torment, Dixie De La Fontaine
 
I Hope You’re Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Uncomplicated
Radio Radio
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
Veronica – SPIN 1
 
“Joanna” Jackpot – SPIN 3
 
Pills And Soap
 
Detectives vs Hoover Factory
– SPIN 3 - SPLIT DECISION
 
Hoover Factory
Watching The Detectives
 
“Napoleon Solo” Jackpot – SPIN 4 (DEFERRED)

“Imperial Chocolate” Jackpot – SPIN 5 by Questlove of The Roots

Shabby Doll – from “Imperial Bedroom”
Beyond Belief – from “Imperial Bedroom”
I Want You – from “Blood And Chocolate”
 
Black And White World – TOTAL IMPROMPTU – with Questlove on drums and Pete Thomas on background vocals
 
Let Me Roll It – IMPROMPTU
 
Accidents Will Happen – SPIN 6
 
Chelsea – Spin 7
 
Hand In Hand - IMPROMPTU
And Your Bird Can Sing – IMPROMPTU
 
Interlude

License To Kill – “Napoleon Solo”
 
“King’s Ransom” Jackpot – FIX

Indoor Fireworks – with Jim Lauderdale and the Imposters
I Lost You – with Jim Lauderdale and the Imposters
Brilliant Mistake – with Jim Lauderdale and the Imposters
 
“Girl” Jackpot – SPIN 8
 
This Year’s Girl
Earthbound – IMPROMPTU
Alison – IMPROMPTU
Honey, Are You Straight Or Are You Blind? – IMPROMPTU
Party Girl
Purple Rain - IMPROMPTU
 
Finale

Out Of Time
Pump It Up
Substitute
Peace, Love And Understanding
 
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
New York
23rd May, 2011

 
Overture - featuring former free-style rodeo champion, Susie Darling, direct from her engagement at the “Tethered Steed”.
 
I Hope You’re Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
Detectives vs Hoover Factory – SPIN 1
 
Detectives – UNANIMOUS DECISION
 
“Time” Jackpot – SPIN 2
 
Clowntime Is Over
Strict Time
Man Out Of Time
Out Of Time
 
Oliver's Army – SPIN 3
 
A Slow Drag With Josephine – Napoleon Solo – spun by Willie Garson
 
American Without Tears - duet with Ronan MacManus with The Biblecode Sundays
 
Little Palaces/Set Of Traditional Fiddle & Accordion Tunes with The Biblecode Sundays
 
So Like Candy/Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood – SPIN 4
 
All Grown Up – IMPROMPTU with Steve Nieve
 
Turpentine – SPIN 5 – spun by Alexa Chung with Tennessee Thomas on second drum-kit
 
Uncomplicated – IMPROMPTU - with Tennessee Thomas on second drum-kit
 
Encore
 
Lipstick Vogue – duet with Alex Turner of The Arctic Monkeys
 
Waiting For The End Of The World
Chelsea
I Want You
 
Finale
 
Alison – SPIN 6
 
Red Shoes
Purple Rain
Pump It Up - with Tennessee Thomas on second drum-kit
Peace, Love And Understanding - with Tennessee Thomas on second drum-kit
 
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
New York
May 22nd, 2011

 
Overture featuring the former lead singer of "The Hand-Embroidered Mystery", Miss Svetlana Smashkahnova
 
I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
Black And White World - SPIN 1
 
Flutter And Wow – SPIN 2
 
“Girl” Jackpot - SPIN 3
 
This Years Girl
Girls Talk
Girl
 
Veronica - SPIN 4
 
Alison - SPIN 5
 
God Give Me Strength – SPIN 6 by Mike Myers
 
Everyday I Write The Book – SPIN 7
 
The Long Honeymoon – SPIN 8
 
“Time” Jackpot - SPIN 9
 
Strict Time
Man Out Of Time
Next Time Around
Out Of Time
 
Interlude
 
A Slow Drag With Josephine - Napoleon Solo
Jimmie Standing In The Rain - Napoleon Solo
 
Pump It Up In 6/8/Busted - IMPROMPTU
God’s Comic - IMPROMPTU
 
Finale
 
Chelsea
Waiting For The End Of The World
Watching The Detectives
Clowntime Is Over
Substitute
Peace, Love And Understanding
 
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Boston
May 20th, 2011

 
Overture - The Former Mother Superior Of Our Lady Of Perpetual Torment: Dixie De La Fontaine
 
I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Uncomplicated
Radio Radio
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
The Other Side Of Summer - SPIN 1
 
The Other Side Of Summer – SPIN 2
 
New Lace Sleeves – SPIN 3 (RE-SPIN)
 
“I Can Sing A Rainbow” Jackpot – SPIN 4
 
Greenshirt
Blue Chair
Red Shoes
Purple Rain
 
On-Stage Wedding Proposal – Nothing Left To Chance
 
Peace, Love And Understanding – First Dance
 

Napoleon Solo - Interlude
 
A Slow Drag With Josephine
 
American Without Tears – with The Biblecode Sundays duet with Ronan MacManus
Little Palaces/Set Of Fiddle & Accordion Tunes – with The Biblecode Sundays.
 
Alison – SPIN 5
 
Detectives vs Hoover Factory – SPIN 6
 
Hoover Factory
Watching The Detectives
 
Chelsea – IMPROMPTU
 
Encore
 
“Beauty Or Beast?”
– SPIN 7
 
Help Me – with Peter Wolf
Cry One More Time – Peter Wolf
 
Finale
 
I Can't Stand Up
High Fidelity
Out Of Time
Pump It Up
 
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Upper Darby
May 19th, 2011


Overture - featuring The Baroness Astrid Von Koolhaven of Lake Tahoe and Gstaad

I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Human Hands - SPIN 1
Living In Paradise - SPIN 2

Shabby Doll - IMPROMPTU

"Napoleon Solo" Jackpot - SPIN 3 (Held)

"Time" Jackpot - SPIN 4

Clowntime Is Over
Strict Time
Man Out Of Time
Out Of Time

Brilliant Mistake - SPIN 5

"Joanna" Jackpot - SPIN 6

Pills & Soap

"Detectives vs Hoover Factory" - SPIN 7

Hoover Factory
Watching The Detectives 

Black & White World - SPIN 8

Beyond Belief - IMPROMPTU
Let Me Roll It - IMPROMPTU

Interlude

A Slow Drag With Josephine - Napoleon Solo
Jimmie Standing In The Rain - Napoleon Solo

Finale

Chelsea
Everyday I Write The Book
Pump It Up
Substitute
Peace, Love And Understanding

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Cincinnati
May 16th, 2011

 
Overture – featuring Her Royal Highness, Jacinta Trimble, The Duchess Of Lexington
 
I Hope You’re Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
Doll Revolution – SPIN 1
Good Year For The Roses – SPIN 2
New Lace Sleeves – SPIN 3
Long Honeymoon – SPIN 4
End Of The World – SPIN 5
 
Alison – IMPROMPTU
 
Everyday I Write The Book – SPIN 6
 
“Girl” Jackpot – SPIN 7 – The Grand Duke Of Lexington, Her Father.

This Years Girl
Girl

“Girl” Jackpot – SPIN 8

Girls Talk
 
Chelsea/Cincinnati Fatback - IMPROMPTU
Human Hands - REQUEST

“Time” Jackpot – SPIN 9
 
Clowntime Is Over
Strict Time
Out Of Time
 
Interlude
 
A Slow Drag With Josephine
Jimmie Standing In The Rain
 
“Model” Jackpot – SPIN 10

Watching The Detectives - IMPROMPTU
Lipstick Vogue
 
Finale
 
Substitute
Pump It Up
Peace, Love And Understanding

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Chicago
May 15th, 2011


Overture - featuring The Tersichorean Stylings of Miss Felicity Sisters.


I Hope You’re Happy Now 
Doll Revolution
Mystery Dance
Uncomplicated
Radio Radio 
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
45 - SPIN 1
This Wheel’s On Fire/The River In Reverse - SPIN 2
Living In Paradise - SPIN 3
The Other Side Of Summer - SPIN 4
Accidents Will Happen - SPIN 5
 
“Time” Jackpot
- SPIN 6  
 
Strict Time
Out Of Time
Next Time Around 
Man Out Of Time 
 
The Element Within Her - SPIN 7
 
“Girl” Jackpot - SPIN 8  
 
This Years Girl
Girls Talk
Girl
 
Chelsea - SPIN 9
Beyond Belief - SPIN 10
 
“Napoleon Solo” Jackpot
- SPIN 11
 
Pump It Up/Busted

Interlude

A Slow Drag With Josephine
God's Comic
Alison

“Beauty Or Beast” Jackpot
– SPIN 12

Rocking Horse Road/Wild Thing

Finale

Waiting For The End Of The World
Watching The Detectives
Peace, Love And Understanding/Purple Rain/Peace, Love And Understanding

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Las Vegas - "No Revolver Show"
May 13th, 2011


I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Uncomplicated
Radio Radio
Everyday I Write The Book
Brilliant Mistake
Clownstrike
The Spell That You Cast
 
The Request Light

So Like Candy/Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
Watching The Detectives
Chelsea
Clubland
Beyond Belief
Oliver's Army

Interlude


A Slow Drag With Josephine
God’s Comic
 
The Spectacular “Stonehenge” Songbook iPad Application

“I Can Sing A Rainbow” – SPIN 1 – with dancing girls
 
Greenshirt
Red Shoes
Purple Rain
 
Alison – IMPROMPTU
 
Pump It Up – SPIN 2
Peace, Love And Understanding – SPIN 3

 

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Los Angeles
May 12th, 2011


Overture - featuring Ms. Kitty "Meow McMuffin" of The Lusty Lady


I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Mystery Dance
Uncomplicated
Radio Radio

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook
 
I Want You – SPIN 1
Monkey To Man – SPIN 2
God Give Me Strength – SPIN 3
Watching The Detectives – SPIN 4

And Your Bird Can Sing - IMPROMPTU

Clubland – SPIN 5

Doll Revolution  - lead vocal, Susanna Hoffs with The Bangles - IMPROMPTU

“Girl” Jackpot – SPIN 6

Girl – E.C. with The Bangles

Next Time 'Round – E.C. with The Bangles - IMPROMPTU
Out Of Time - - Dancing by The Bangles - IMPROMPTU

Everyday I Write The Book – SPIN 7
Stella Hurt – SPIN 8

Interlude

A Slow Drag With Josephine
Jimmie Standing In The Rain
Pump It Up in 6/8/Busted

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

 
Wheels – SPIN 9
Earthbound – SPIN 10
So Like Candy/Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood – SPIN 11

Encore

Alison

“I Can Sing A Rainbow” Jackpot – “SPIN 12”

Red Shoes
Purple Rain

Finale
 
Peace, Love And Understanding

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Los Angeles
May 11th, 2011

 
Overture - featuring direct from "The Wooky Hollow", Belmont Rd., Liverpool, Miss Candy Mugglestone

I Hope You’re Happy Now
Doll Revolution
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Everyday I Write The Book – SPIN 1
Let Me Roll It – SPIN 2
 
Leave My Kitten Alone – (McCartney) – IMPROMPTU
 
Pump It Up In 6/8/Busted -(Harlan Howard) – SPIN 3
Brilliant Mistake – SPIN 4
Beyond Belief – SPIN 5
Long Honeymoon – SPIN 6
 
I Want You – IMPROMPTU
 
“Time” Jackpot – SPIN 7

Clowntime Is Over
Strict Time
Next Time Around
Out Of Time – (Jagger/Richards)
Man Out Of Time
 
Interlude

A Slow Drag With Josephine
Jimmie Standing In The Rain
 
The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Flutter & Wow – SPIN 8
Alison – IMPROMPTU
 
“Jonna” Interlude – NO SPIN

All Grown Up
 
Finale - "SPIN 9"

Girl (Lennon/McCartney)
Sulky Girl
Chelsea
Lipstick Vogue
Watching The Detectives
 
Encore

National Ransom
Peace, Love And Understanding
 
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Oakland
May 9th, 2011


Overture - featuring Ms. Kitty "Meow McMuffin", soon to be appearing at the "Arched Eybrow"

I Hope You're Happy Now
Heart Of The City
Strict Time
Mystery Dance

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Shipbuilding - SPIN 1

"I Can Sing A Rainbow" Jackpot - SPIN 2

Green Shirt
Blue Chair
Red Shoes/Purple Rain

The Other Side Of Summer - SPIN 3
Chelsea - SPIN 4
This Wheel’s On Fire/River In Reverse - SPIN 5

Monkey To Man - SPIN 6
Counting Darkness - IMPROMPTU

Harry Worth - SPIN 7
Alison/Wind Cried Mary/Somewhere Over The Rainbow/Somewhere - SPIN 8

Interlude

A Slow Drag With Josephine
Jimmie Standing In The Rain
Pump It Up - in 6/8 - Busted

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

"Girl" Jackpot - FINAL SPIN
 
Girl
This Years Girl
Doll Revolution

Finale

You Belong To Me
Next Time Around
Peace, Love And Understanding

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Oakland
May 8th, 2011


Overture - featuring Ms. Kitty "Meow McMuffin", soon to be appearing at the "Arched Eybrow"

I Hope You're Happy Now
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Chelsea
Bedlam
Beyond Belief
The Other Side Of Summer

“Joanna” Jackpot

Temptation – arr. Steve Nieve

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Long Honeymoon
Peace, Love And Understanding
Clubland
God's Comic
You Tripped At Every Step

“Girl” Jackpot

Girl
Spooky Girlfriend
Sulky Girl
This Year's Girl
Party Girl

Finale

A Slow Drag With Josephine
Jimmie Standing In The Rain
Pump it up

“Napoleon Solo” Jackpot

I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down
High Fidelity

Encore

Alison
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Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Reno
May 7th, 2011

Overture - featuring The Rt. Hon. Penelope Halfpenny of "Maison Sophisticaté"

I Hope You’re Happy Now
Mystery Dance
Radio Radio

The Spectacular Spinning Songbook

Stella Hurt
Greenshirt
Almost Blue
Red Shoes
Veronica
Chelsea
Beyond Belief
Shot With His Own Gun
Girl
Sulky Girl
This Year’s Girl
Party Girl
Clubland
Man Out Of Time
And Your Bird Can Sing
Oliver’s Army

Finale

A Slow Drag With Josephine
Pump It Up
The Other Side Of Summer
Alison
Peace, Love And Understanding