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My Aim Is True Elvis Costello

£24.99

Barcode: 602547331144

  • Format: Vinyl 12" Album
  • Category: Rock & Pop
  • Released: 30th October 2015

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  • Description

  • Track listing

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  • Description

    When 'My Aim Was True' was released in 1977, no one knew that the character on the cover, with coke-bottle glasses, ill-fitting clothes, and Jerry Lewis posture would become a pop-culture icon. Elvis Costello arrived as the uber-geek, hell-bent on blowing away years of macho rock posturing with his revenge-of-the-nerds image and sharp, snappy sound, instantly defining New Wave. In retrospect, the songs-with echoes of everything from the Band 'Blame It on Cain' to the Byrds '(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes' - owed more to rootsy pub-rock than it did to punk, but it was still miles beyond the hairy-chested blues-rock theatrics bogging down the airwaves in the mid-'70s.
  • Track listing

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Welcome to the Working Week Elvis Costello 1.23
    Track 2 Miracle Man Elvis Costello 3.33
    Track 3 No Dancing Elvis Costello 2.43
    Track 4 Blame It On Cain Elvis Costello 2.53
    Track 5 Alison Elvis Costello 3.25
    Track 6 Sneaky Feelings Elvis Costello 2.12
    Track 7 (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes Elvis Costello 2.49
    Track 8 Less Than Zero Elvis Costello 3.18
    Track 9 Mystery Dance Elvis Costello 1.37
    Track 10 Pay It Back Elvis Costello 2.36
    Track 11 I'm Not Angry Elvis Costello 3.02
    Track 12 Waiting for the End of the World Elvis Costello 3.26
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Format: Vinyl / 12" Album
    Label Commercial Marketing
  • Delivery and Returns

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