Elvis Costello Releases ‘Hetty O’Hara Confidential’

Today marks the release of Elvis Costello’s latest single, ‘Hetty O’Hara Confidential’, the tale of a tattler who outlives her time.

Produced by Elvis Costello at Suomenlinnan Studio in Helsinki, Finland, the song was recorded and engineered by Eetü Seppälä and mixed in Los Angeles by Sebastian Krys. Costello is credited on the single as playing both mouth and Hammond organs, Fender Jazzmaster, upright piano, Rhythm Ace and “All Other Noises”. Basically everything.

Along with a new moving picture clip by Eamon Singer and Arlo McFurlow, the single is available today, by electrical wire and issued by Concord Records.

Stream and download ‘Hetty O’Hara Confidential’  here and watch the video below:

Elvis Costello - Hetty O’Hara Confidential (Lyric Video)

Look out for the next instalment on August 14th.

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