Supergroup The New Basement Tapes perform ‘Kansas City’ live on ‘Ellen’ – watch

Five-piece perform track from new album 'Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes'

Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford of Mumford and Sons, and Jim James of My Morning Jacket performed the song ‘Kansas City’ live on Friday’s (November 14) episode of US daytime talk show ‘Ellen’. Click above to watch.

Along with Rhiannon Giddens of Carolina Chocolate Drops and Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, the supergroup have come together as The New Basement Tapes to exclusively perform tracks based on recently uncovered lyrics handwritten by Bob Dylan during the 1967 ‘Basement Tapes’ sessions. Their album, ‘Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes’, was released earlier this week (November 11) and will be accompanied by the documentary ‘Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued’, which is due to air Stateside this Friday (November 21).

The five-piece also appeared on ‘The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon’ earlier this week to perfom the song ‘Lost on the River’.