Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Listen: Elvis Costello & The Roots' "Walk Us Uptown"

'Wise Up Ghost' due Sept. 17.

Listen: Elvis Costello & The Roots' "Walk Us Uptown"

From left, English singer-songwriter Elvis Costello poses for a portrait with drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of "The Roots," in promotion of their upcoming album "Wise Up Ghost," Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in New York. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)
From left, English singer-songwriter Elvis Costello poses for a portrait with drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of "The Roots," in promotion of their upcoming album "Wise Up Ghost," Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in New York. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP) Dan Hallman/Invision/AP

Wise Up Ghost & Other Songs, the collaborative album between Brit songwriter unstoppable force Elvis Costello and esteemed Philadelphia hip-hop band The Roots, is due September 17 on Blue Note.

A new lyric video for "Walk Us Uotown," the lead track to the album, has just been released. It features EC and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson - that's them with their glasses on - sitting around a turntable, with Questo turning the crank. Watch it below. (Via Pitchfork.)

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