The Spectacular Spinning Songbook, which the singer/songwriter’s website describes as a “gigantic vaudevillian contraption,” features 40 tunes including Costello hits, rarities and covers. Fans get to help choose the setlist by coming up on stage and spinning the wheel.
Platinum VIP ticket packages are available for the U.K. 2013 tour including one premium reserved or general admission seat, a limited edition poster autographed by Costello, a limited edition National Ransack EP, an Elvis Costello Pick Pack and a commemorative VIP laminate.
Here’s the schedule:
May 31 – Birmingham, United Kingdom, Symphony Hall
June 1 – Cardiff, United Kingdom, St. David's Hall
June 2 – Bristol, United Kingdom, Colston Hall
June 4 – London, United Kingdom, Royal Albert Hall
June 5 – London, United Kingdom, Royal Albert Hall
June 8 – Sheffield, United Kingdom, Sheffield City Hall
June 9 – Birmingham, United Kingdom, Symphony Hall
June 12 – Gateshead, United Kingdom, The Sage Gateshead
June 13 – Blackpool, United Kingdom, Opera House
June 14 – Manchester, United Kingdom, O2 Apollo Manchester
June 16 – Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Festival Theatre Edinburgh
June 17 – York, United Kingdom, York Barbican
June 19 – Southend-On-Sea, United Kingdom, Cliffs Pavilion
June 20 – Basingstoke, United Kingdom, The Anvil
June 22 – Brighton, United Kingdom, The Brighton Centre
June 23 – Canterbury, United Kingdom, Marlowe Theatre
Tickets for the Basingstoke show (which was rescheduled from May 2012) are on sale now. VIP tickets are not available for this show.
Regular tickets for the Canterbury show go on sale to the general public Monday, Sept. 3, with the VIP ticket onsale Sept. 9.
Presale tickets for the rest of the dates go on sale Sept. 5. The general public onsale is Sept. 7.
For more information visit ElvisCostello.com.