Elvis Costello ‎– 2½ Years

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Rykodisc ‎– RCD 90271/74
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4 × CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
Box Set, Compilation
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My Aim Is True
1-1 Welcome To The Working Week 1:22
1-2 Miracle Man 3:31
1-3 No Dancing 2:39
1-4 Blame It On Cain 2:49
1-5 Alison 3:21
1-6 Sneaky Feelings 2:09
1-7 (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes 2:47
1-8 Less Than Zero
Organ – Stan Shaw
3:15
1-9 Mystery Dance
Bass – Nick LowePiano, Percussion [Drumstick] – Elvis*, Nick*
1:38
1-10 Pay It Back 2:33
1-11 I´m Not Angry 2:57
1-12 Waiting For The End Of The World 3:22
Extended Play
1-13 Watching The Detectives
Bass – Andrew BodnarDrums – Steve GouldingPiano, Organ – Steve Nieve
3:45
1-14 Radio Sweetheart
Bass – Nick Lowe
2:25
1-15 Stranger In The House 3:01
1-16 Imagination (Is A Powerfull Deceiver) 3:38
1-17 Mystery Dance 2:13
1-18 Cheap Reward 2:15
1-19 Jump Up 2:06
1-20 Wave A White Flag 1:53
1-21 Blame It On Cain 3:30
1-22 Poison Moon 1:53
This Years Model
2-1 No Action 1:58
2-2 This Year´s Girl 3:17
2-3 The Beat 3:45
2-4 Pump It Up 3:14
2-5 Little Triggers 2:40
2-6 You Belong To Me 2:22
2-7 Hand In Hand 2:33
2-8 (I Don´t Want To Go To) Chelsea 3:07
2-9 Lip Service 2:36
2-10 Living In Paradise 3:52
2-11 Lipstick Vogue 3:29
2-12 Night Rally 2:41
Extended Play
2-13 Radio, Radio 3:05
2-14 Big Tears 3:09
2-15 Crawling To The USA 2:53
2-16 Running Out Of Angels 2:02
2-17 Greenshirt 2:20
2-18 Big Boys 3:00
Armed Forces
3-1 Accidents Will Happen 3:00
3-2 Senior Service 2:17
3-3 Oliver´s Army 2:58
3-4 Big Boys 2:54
3-5 Green Shirt 2:42
3-6 Party Girl 3:20
3-7 Goon Squad 3:14
3-8 Busy Bodies 3:33
3-9 Sunday´s Best 3:22
3-10 Moods For Moderns 2:48
3-11 Chemistry Class 2:55
3-12 Two Little Hitlers 3:10
3-13 (What´s So Funny ´Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding? 3:31
Extended Play
3-14 My Funny Valentine 1:28
3-15 Tiny Steps 2:42
3-16 Clean Money 1:57
3-17 Talking In The Dark 1:56
3-18 Wednesday Week 2:01
3-19 Accidents Will Happen (Live) 3:23
3-20 Alison (Live) 3:06
3-21 Watching The Detectives (Live) 6:08
Live At El Mocambo
4-1 Mystery Dance 2:19
4-2 Waiting For The End Of The World 3:52
4-3 Welcome To The Working Week 1:20
4-4 Less Than Zero 4:08
4-5 The Beat 3:34
4-6 Lip Service 2:26
4-7 (I Don´t Want To Go To) Chelsea 3:56
4-8 Little Triggers 2:48
4-9 Radio, Radio 2:34
4-10 Lipstick Vogue 4:46
4-11 Watching The Detectives 5:48
4-12 Miracle Man/Band Introduction 4:08
4-13 You Belong To Me 2:32
4-14 Pump It Up 4:42

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Contains the Demon Records releases: My Aim Is True, This Years Model, Armed Forces plus
Disc 4 - "Live At El Mocambo" recorded March 6th, 1978 and marked "Promotional only - Not for resale". Only available in this boxset.

Comes with 14 page photo booklet.

Issued under license from Riviera Global Record Productions Ltd.

- "My Aim IS True": Recorded at Pathway Studios, Islington. ℗ 1977, 1978, 1993 Rykodisc © 1986 Demon Records Ltd. All songs published by Plangent Visions Music, Inc. ASCAP
- "This Years Model": Recorded at Eden Studios. ℗ 1979, 1993 Rykodisc © 1986 Demon Records Ltd. All songs published by Plangent Visions Music, Inc. ASCAP
- "Armed Forces": Recorded at Eden Studios. ℗ 1978, 1979, 1980, 1993 Rykodisc © 1986 Demon Records Ltd. All songs published by Plangent Visions Music, Inc. ASCAP except 3-14 published by Chappell Music Inc. ASCAP
- "Live At El Mocambo"" Recorded Live at the El Mocambo, March 6th, 1978. ℗ 1978 Rykodisc © 1986 Demon Records Ltd. All songs published by Plangent Visions Music, Inc. ASCAP

The green CD jewel box is a trademark of Rykodisc

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Box Set): 0 14431 00542 8
  • Barcode (Disc 1): 0 14431 02712 3
  • Barcode (Disc 2): 0 14431 02722 2
  • Barcode (Disc 3): 0 14431 02732 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1 Mirrored): DISQUE AMERIC 02062<910>RCD20271
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2 Mirrored): DISQUE AMERIC 02UU1<910>RCD20272
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3 Mirrored): DISQUE AMERIC 02WD1<910>RCD20273
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 4 Mirrored): DISQUE AMERIC 02DR3<910>RCD20274
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

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