Boyd Hilton is a top TV and film journalist, entertainment director for Heat magazine and contributing editor at Empire.
He’s also a huge Elvis Costello fan.
In this episode, Boyd picks five EC songs for our playlist, recalls his earliest Elvis experiences and tells us about transatlantic trips to watch Costello live.
We also discuss Costello’s stint as a TV host on Spectacle, a show Boyd was tipped off about by Sir Elton John.
Dangerous Amusements is a podcast where we chat about the music of Elvis Costello.
On each episode, a guest talks all things EC with Stu Arrowsmith and helps to compile the ultimate Elvis Costello playlist.
You can check out the Dangerous Amusements playlist at https://spoti.fi/3lqEXom
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Presented and produced by Stu Arrowsmith.
Theme music performed by Gary Mulcahy.
Artwork by Gary McGillivray.
Voiceover by Jude Vause-Walsh.