Elvis Costello and The Roots Announce ‘Wise Up Ghost’ Collaborative Album

elvis-costello-questloveThis past January, Questlove broke some big news when he revealed that his band, the Roots, had at least a pair of new albums on the way. In addition to their¬†& Then You Shoot Your Cousin full-length, they were hard at work on a collaborative album with Elvis Costello. It’s been revealed today that the record is called Wise Up Ghost and should be out Sept. 13 via Blue Note Records. According to Consequence of Sound, Questo said it features the “12-14 tightest song collection out of about 20 songs we made.” He added that it’s stark and moody musically while Costello went “HAM on some ole Ezra Pound shit.” Awesome.¬†[via]

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