Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Pony St.
3 3:25
2 Kinder Murder
3 3:26
3 13 Steps Lead Down
5 3:20
4 This Is Hell
2 4:28
5 Clown Strike
3 4:06
6 You Tripped at Every Step
3 4:13
7 Still Too Soon to Know
2 2:24
8 20% Amnesia
4 3:26
9 Sulky Girl
3 5:07
10 London’s Brilliant Parade
3 4:23
11 My Science Fiction Twin
3 4:11
12 Rocking Horse Road
3 4:05
13 Just About Glad
3 3:17
14 All the Rage
3 4:02
15 Favourite Hour
2 3:31
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Life Shrinks
3 3:30
2 Favourite Hour (Church Studios version)
2 3:35
3 This Is Hell (Church Studios version)
2 4:11
4 Idiophone
2 1:59
5 Abandon Words
3 2:56
6 Poisoned Letter
3 3:49
7 A Drunken Man’s Praise of Sobriety
2 1:08
8 Pony St. (Bonaparte Rooms version)
3 3:36
9 Just About Glad (Bonaparte Rooms version)
3 3:42
10 Clown Strike (Bonaparte Rooms version)
3 4:20
11 Rocking Horse Road (demo)
3 3:19
12 13 Steps Lead Down (demo)
3 2:08
13 All the Rage (demo)
3 3:38
14 Sulky Girl (demo)
3 4:32
15 You Tripped at Every Step (Church Studios version)
3 3:25

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set) and percussion:
Pete Thomas (drummer) (tracks 1–15)
bass guitar:
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (tracks 1, 5, 7, 11–14)
Bruce Thomas (tracks 3–4, 6, 9–10)
bass guitar and guitar:
Elvis Costello (tracks 2, 8)
guitar:
Elvis Costello (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–14)
guitar and piano:
Elvis Costello (track 15)
harmonium, organ and piano:
Steve Nieve (tracks 1–15)
assistant mixer:
John Paterno (tracks 1–15)
assistant recording engineer:
Julie Gardner (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–15)
Pascale Giovetto (engineer) (tracks 2, 8)
Justin Underhill (Engineer) (tracks 2, 8)
composer:
Elvis Costello (tracks 1–15)
lyricist:
Elvis Costello (tracks 1–15)
mixer:
Tchad Blake (tracks 1–15)
producer:
Elvis Costello (tracks 1–15)
Mitchell Froom (tracks 1–15)
recording engineer:
Tchad Blake (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–15)
Kevin Killen (tracks 2, 8)
vocals:
Elvis Costello (tracks 1–15)
mixed at:
recorded at:
recording of:
13 Steps Lead Down (track 3)
20% Amnesia (track 8)
All the Rage (track 14)
Clown Strike (track 5)
Favourite Hour (track 15)
Just About Glad (track 13)
Kinder Murder (track 2)
Pony St. (track 1)
Rocking Horse Road (track 12)
Sulky Girl (track 9)
This Is Hell (track 4)

CD 2

composer:
Elvis Costello (tracks 2–3, 8–15)
lyricist:
Elvis Costello (tracks 2–3, 8–15)
recording of:
13 Steps Lead Down (track 12)
All the Rage (track 13)
Clown Strike (track 10)
Favourite Hour (track 2)
Just About Glad (track 9)
Pony St. (track 8)
Rocking Horse Road (track 11)
Sulky Girl (track 14)
This Is Hell (track 3)