Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (What’s So Funny ’Bout) Peace, Love & Understanding
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4.35 3:32
2 Oliver’s Army
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4.25 2:58
3 Watching the Detectives
Elvis Costello 5 3:44
4 Alison
Elvis Costello 4 3:21
5 (I Don’t Want to Go to) Chelsea
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4.5 3:08
6 Accidents Will Happen
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 3:01
7 Pump It Up
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 5 3:14
8 I Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4.65 2:06
9 Radio Radio
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 5 3:06
10 Clubland
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 3:43
11 Good Year for the Roses
Elvis Costello 4 3:05
12 Man Out of Time
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 5:26
13 I Wanna Be Loved
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 2 4:46
14 Everyday I Write the Book
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 3:52
15 Brilliant Mistake
The Costello Show feat. His Confederates 3 3:42
16 The Other Side of Summer
Elvis Costello 5 3:53
17 Tokyo Storm Warning
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 6:24
18 Sulky Girl
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 5:05
19 So Like Candy
Elvis Costello 2 4:35
20 Veronica
Elvis Costello 5 3:07
21 She
Elvis Costello 2 3:08
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Big Tears
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 3:10
2 Beyond Belief
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 2:33
3 Lipstick Vogue
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 3:31
4 Green Shirt
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3.65 2:44
5 Pills and Soap
Elvis Costello 3 3:44
6 Tramp the Dirt Down
Elvis Costello 2 5:42
7 Shipbuilding
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 2 4:52
8 High Fidelity
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 2:28
9 New Lace Sleeves
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 3:47
10 (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes
Elvis Costello 3.35 2:47
11 Talking in the Dark
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 4 1:57
12 New Amsterdam
Elvis Costello 5 2:13
13 I Hope You’re Happy Now
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 5 3:08
14 Riot Act
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 2.5 3:35
15 My Funny Valentine
Elvis Costello 5 1:30
16 Indoor Fireworks
The Costello Show feat. His Confederates 4 4:09
17 Almost Blue
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 2 2:50
18 I Want You
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 3 6:43
19 God Give Me Strength
Elvis Costello with Burt Bacharach 3 6:11
20 That Day Is Done
The Fairfield Four feat. Elvis Costello 2 5:11
21 I Want to Vanish
Elvis Costello & Steve Nieve feat. Brodsky Quartet 2 3:15

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
T‐Bone Burnett (track 20)
chamberlin and electric piano:
Mitchell Froom (track 20)
bass guitar:
Trevor Barry (track 21)
Paul McCartney (track 20)
Bruce Thomas (tracks 13–14)
glockenspiel and timpani:
Michael Blair (American drummer/producer/songwriter based in Sweden) (track 20)
drums:
Paul Clarvis (track 21)
Jerry Marotta (track 20)
Pete Thomas (drummer) (tracks 13–14)
vibraphone:
Frank Ricotti (track 21)
electric guitar:
Elvis Costello (track 20)
keyboard:
Steve Nieve (track 13)
keyboard and piano:
Benmont Tench (track 20)
piano:
Dave Hartley (track 21)
guitars:
Elvis Costello (tracks 13–14)
arranger:
Julian Kershaw (track 21)
assistant engineer:
Paul Hicks (track 21)
associate producer:
Roger Bechirian (track 10)
composer:
Charles Aznavour (track 21)
Homer Banks (track 8)
Allen Jones (producer/songwriter/musician/engineer) (track 8)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 1)
Declan Patrick MacManus (tracks 2–6, 15, 19)
Paul McCartney (track 19)
Jerry Chesnut (track 11)
Elvis Costello (tracks 7, 9–10, 12, 14)
Farnell Jenkins (track 13)
conductor:
Geoffrey Alexander (track 21)
engineer:
Roger Bechirian (tracks 2, 6)
Kevin Killen (track 20)
instruments:
Clem Clempson (track 21)
lead vocals:
Elvis Costello (tracks 11, 13–14, 17, 20)
lyricist:
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 1)
Declan Patrick MacManus (tracks 2–6, 15, 19)
Paul McCartney (track 19)
Jerry Chesnut (track 11)
Elvis Costello (tracks 7, 9–10, 12, 14)
Farnell Jenkins (track 13)
Herbert Kretzmer (track 21)
mixer:
Gareth Cousins (track 21)
Kevin Killen (track 20)
orchestra:
producer:
Geoff Emerick (track 12)
Trevor Jones (South African film composer) (track 21)
Clive Langer (tracks 13–14)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (tracks 1–4, 6, 8, 10)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (track 11)
Alan Winstanley (tracks 13–14)
recorded by:
Gareth Cousins (track 21)
Simon Rhodes (track 21)
vocals:
Green Gartside (track 13)
writer:
Declan Patrick MacManus (tracks 17, 20)
Paul McCartney (track 20)
Cait O'Riordan (track 17)
publisher:
mixed at:
recorded at:
Pathway Studios in Islington, London, England, United Kingdom (1976) (tracks 3–4)
mash-ups:
part of:
cover recording of:
I Wanna Be Loved (track 13)
recording of:
Alison (track 4)
Brilliant Mistake (track 15)
Clubland (track 10)
Man Out of Time (track 12)
Oliver’s Army (track 2)
Pump It Up (track 7)
Radio, Radio (track 9)
So Like Candy (track 19)
Tokyo Storm Warning (track 17)
Veronica (track 20)
translated version of:

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 18)
bass guitar:
Bruce Thomas (track 7)
trumpet:
Chet Baker (track 7)
drums:
Pete Thomas (drummer) (track 7)
guitars:
Elvis Costello (track 7)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 19)
Clive Langer (track 7)
Declan Patrick MacManus (tracks 4, 11, 18)
Elvis Costello (tracks 2, 5, 9–10, 12–13, 17, 19)
engineer:
Roger Bechirian (track 4)
lead vocals:
Elvis Costello (tracks 7, 13, 18)
lyricist:
Declan Patrick MacManus (tracks 4, 11, 18)
Elvis Costello (tracks 2, 5, 7, 9–10, 12–13, 17, 19)
performer:
Elvis Costello (track 19)
producer:
Burt Bacharach (track 19)
Geoff Emerick (tracks 2, 17)
Colin Fairley (track 18)
Clive Langer (track 7)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (tracks 4, 8, 10, 14)
Alan Winstanley (track 7)
solo trumpet:
Chet Baker (track 7)
recorded at:
later translated versions:
Ik wil je (track 18)
recording of:
Almost Blue (track 17)
Beyond Belief (track 2)
Green Shirt (track 4)
I Want You (track 18)
New Amsterdam (track 12)
New Lace Sleeves (track 9)
Pills and Soap (track 5)
Riot Act (track 14)
Shipbuilding (track 7)
Talking in the Dark (track 11)