As is often the case with great albums, trust - which retains a five-star rating from Rolling Stone - didn't spawn a Top 40 hit at the time of it's release. The album cover to trust speaks volumes: Elvis Costello, bathed in shadows, his eyes nervously peering out from behind his sunglasses, conveying a combination of edgy noir purpose and guilt-ridden anxiety.
Mastered from the original master tapes and pressed at RTI, Mobile Fidelity's transparent analog reissue let's music lovers in on the record's secrets via unsurpassed clarity and breathtaking immediacy. The british icon muses on what lies beyond arrogant youth and immediate success with a jaundiced, scarred perspective informed by his country's political climate and his own experiences.
Trust #ad - Melodicas, drums, and guitars similarly come across faithfully and richly, pianos, the blend freed of constricting sonic veils and dynamic compression. Made in a haze of booze and pills, the 1981 set delves into issues of disillusionment, romance, and sin with barbed wit and unvarnished honesty. Whether the full, rounded tones of bruce Thomas' bass or complete extension and decay of Steve Nieve's organ, every instrumental accent is delivered with lifelike detail and superb balance.
. Indeed, the tension-rich songs within largely convey the opposite meanings of the diverse record's title.
Imperial BedroomLPUniversal Music Enterprises 35217627 #ad - Imperial BedroomLP #ad - Elvis costello & the attraction' s Imperial Bedroom has been re-mastered from the original master tapes on 180 gram vinyl. This release includes "man out of time, " "Shabby Doll, " "Beyond Belief, " and "Almost Blue. ".
King of AmericaMobile Fidelity #ad - Mastered from the original master tapes and pressed at RTI, highs, Mobile Fidelity's 180g LP of this masterpiece broadens the live-in-the-studio intimacy and opens up the midrange, and lows of Burnett's fabulously de-congested mix. Made with few overdubs or effects, king of America relishes organic approaches and faithful tones as well as a vast spaciousness and balance not always evident on Costello's efforts with the attractions.
King of America #ad - . Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Finally, mobile fidelity transports the listener to the semicircle of players that surrounded Costello in the studio, and highlights the benefits of the center-of-the-production microphone technique employed on the singer's voice and guitar playing.
This Year's ModelLPUniversal Music Enterprises 35217632 #ad - This Year's ModelLP #ad - Elvis costello's follow-up to his debut release is now on 180 gram vinyl re-mastered from the original master tapes. Shrink-wrapped. This was elvis's first album with the attractions and includes the songs "Pump It Up, " "I Don't Want To Go To Chelsea" and "Radio, Radio. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG.
Get Happy2 LPUniversal Music Enterprises #ad - Get Happy2 LP #ad - Re-mastered from the original master tapes, Elvis Costello's soulful album Get Happy!! is now presented as a 2LP set original was 1LP on 180 gram vinyl. This soul -influenced LP shows how prolific and brilliant Costello is. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Get happy!! hit #11 on the Billboard 200 Shrink-wrapped.
Armed ForcesLPUniversal Music Enterprises 35217623 #ad - Armed forces features the original U. S. Re-mastered from the original master tapes, this classic Elvis Costello album is now on 180 gram vinyl. Cover and includes a 7" EP of "Live at Hollywood High. This album hit #10 on the billboard top 100 and highlights include "What's So Funny `Bout Peace Love And Understanding?, " "Oliver's Army" and "Accidents Will Happen.
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Almost BlueMobile Fidelity #ad - Mastered from the original master tapes. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Numbered edition. Shrink-wrapped. Ships in certified Frustration-Free Packaging.
My Aim Is TrueLPUniversal Music Enterprises 35217628 #ad - The album includes the standout ballad "alison, " "watching The Detectives, " "The Angels Wanna Wear My Red Shoes, " and "Less Than Zero" among others. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Elvis costello- My Aim Is True. Ships in certified Frustration-Free Packaging. Shrink-wrapped. Elvis costello's phenomenal debut release is available on 180 gram vinyl re-mastered from the original master tapes.
Poppin' LPBlue Note Tone Poet SeriesBlue Note #ad - Elvis costello- My Aim Is True. This remarkable 1957 session features a stunning cast of bop giants, Pepper Adams, including Art Farmer, Sonny Clark and more. Ships in certified Frustration-Free Packaging. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Hank mobley, famously called the "middleweight champion of the tenor saxophone", had a round sound and an incredible rhythmic lightness.
Poppin' LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Part of the blue note tone poet audiophile Vinyl Reissue Series, this 180g vinyl features all-analog, remastered audio in deluxe gatefold packaging. East of brooklyn", a highlight on the album, is a masterpiece of lyrical construction.
Minor Move LPBlue Note Tone Poet SeriesBlue Note #ad - Once all 4 of brooks' blue note albums were released his status as one of the most innovative tenor saxophone stylists in jazz has become clear. Shrink-wrapped. In fact, brooks' 1960 classic True Blue was the saxophonist's only album released during his all-too-short lifetime. As larry kart notes in the album liners, airy and speech-like tone, with its prayerful, Brooks' sound, sets him apart.
Brooks was one of those musicians for whom feeling and sound were one. On this set featuring 2 brooks originals and 3 standards, Doug Watkins on bass, the saxophonist is joined by a veritable who's who of hard bop royalty with Lee Morgan on trumpet, Sonny Clark on piano, and Art Blakey on drums. Blue note records' tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging.
Minor Move LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - . Ships in certified Frustration-Free Packaging. Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG. Recorded in 1958, though it wasn't released until 1980, Minor Move was Tina Brooks' very first recording, 6 years after his tragic death at the age of 42. Elvis costello- My Aim Is True. Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI.
Let It Bleed 2 LP/2 CD/7"Deluxe Box SetABKCO #ad - Ships in certified Frustration-Free Packaging. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Limited edition numbered box sets 2 180 gram lps in stereo and mono with restored original album art 2 sacds in stereo and mono housed in custom 12" sleeve 7" single of "Honky Tonk Women"/ "You Can't Always Get What You Want" in Mono with original picture sleeve 80 page hardcover book with essay by David Fricke and never before seen photos by Ethan Russell Three 12"x12" hand-numbered, replica-signed lithographs printed on embossed archival paper, housed in foil-stamped envelope Elvis costello- King Of America- DSG.
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