Over a decade after he publicly mused about giving up recording altogether, Elvis Costello is back for another kick at the can with The Boy Named If (And Other Children's Stories). What's more, it's this week's Radio 1 Album Of The Week - listen to The Boy Named If below, via Spotify.
The Boy Named If sees Elvis reunited with his old cohorts The Imposters for a record that occasionally recalls his '70s heyday, while proving that 45 years on from his debut album, he remains a musical force of nature.
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