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Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello3 posts
17 Dec, 2013

Esquire interview

Interview

Costello speaks about being an angry young man earlier in his music career:

I went to quite some lengths a number of years ago—30 years ago now, nearly—to dismantle the initial character that was sort of a contrivance between my naturally inappropriate appearance for the job of rock ‘n’ roll singer and, to be honest, my natural reticence and shyness.

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