Spectacle: Elvis Costello With... - Season 2

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Wednesday 9:00 PM on SundanceTV Premiered Dec 03, 2008 Between Seasons

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Episode Guide

  • Bruce Springsteen (Pt 2)
    1/20/10
    10
  • Bruce Springsteen (Pt 1)
    1/13/10
    10
  • Lyle Lovett
    Lyle Lovett
    Episode 5
    1/13/10
    10
    Elvis Costello once again explores the role of the singer/songwriter, this time with three of today's best - four-time Grammy winner Lyle Lovett, the legendary John Prine and the critically acclaimed newcomer Ray LaMontagne. Each in turn talks with Elvis about his unique approach to the ancient art of "troubadour" and each in turn stands alone in the spotlight to perform.moreless
  • Elvis Costello
    Elvis Costello
    Episode 4
    1/6/10
    10
    Tonight the tables are turned as Mary-Louise Parker is welcomed as guest host and Elvis slides over to the guest chair to reminisce about his long, storied career. He shares memories, discusses songwriting and recollects collaborating with friends and legends like Paul McCartney, Burt Bacharach and T-Bone Burnett. The music is a veritable Elvis smorgasbord as he performs signature, career-spanning classics such as "Brilliant Mistake", "So Like Candy" and "(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea".moreless
  • Levon Helm
    Levon Helm
    Episode 3
    12/23/09
    10
    In week three, Elvis welcomes one of his musical heroes, Levon Helm of The Band. Also appearing are Nick Lowe (the former producer of Elvis Costello And The Attractions), Richard Thompson (co-founder of Fairpoint Convention) and New Orleans legend, AllenToussaint. All join together in a memorable version of The Band's classic signature tune "The Weight."moreless
  • Sheryl Crow
    Sheryl Crow
    Episode 2
    12/16/09
    10
    The new season continues with a somewhat softer edge. In this episode, the ancient mariner welcomes Sheryl Crow, Neko Case, Jesse Winchester and Ron Sexsmith - who all join Elvis in a rousing rendition of the Mississippi John Hurt song "Payday".
  • Bono & The Edge
    Episode 1
    12/9/09
    10
    Elvis Costello and friends return for a second season of "Spectacle," a rock & roll remix of intimate conversation and live music. Internationally acclaimed during its first season, Season Two promises to be even better. In this episode, the Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter welcomes U2's Bono and The Edge, who join Elvis and The Imposters in a rave-up performance of two of Costello's classics : "Alison" and "Pump It Up."moreless