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Counterbalance: Elvis Costello's 'Imperial Bedroom'
5 Feb 2016 // 4:00 AM
History repeats the old conceits, the glib replies, the same defeats. Keep your finger on important issues, and keep listening to the 275th most acclaimed album of all time. A 1982 masterpiece is this week's Counterbalance.
Counterbalance No. 79: Elvis Costello's 'This Year’s Model'
27 Apr 2012 // 1:00 AM
Counterbalance is on tenterhooks, ending in dirty looks, listening to the 79th most acclaimed album of all time, thinking about this and that. A 1978 classic from EC—pump it up, until you can’t feel it.