Daylight Video

It’s Alison Krauss’ 43d birthday. As a bridge from yesterday’s Costello commemoration, here’s Krauss performing the haunting song Elvis wrote with T.-Bone Burnett, “Scarlet Tide.”

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.