King of America

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/12/1997
  • Label: Rykodisc
  • UPC: 014431828126
  • Catalog Number: 80281


Disc 1
  1. 1 Brilliant Mistake (3:42)
  2. 2 Lovable (2:52)
  3. 3 Our Little Angel (4:05)
  4. 4 Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood (3:17)
  5. 5 Glitter Gulch (3:13)
  6. 6 Indoor Fireworks (4:07)
  7. 7 Little Palaces (3:48)
  8. 8 I'll Wear It Proudly (4:18)
  9. 9 American Without Tears (4:29)
  10. 10 Eisenhower Blues (3:42)
  11. 11 Poisoned Rose (4:08)
  12. 12 The Big Light (2:33)
  13. 13 Jack of All Parades (5:17)
  14. 14 Suit of Lights (4:01)
  15. 15 Sleep of the Just (3:47)
  16. 16 The People's Limousine (3:37)
  17. 17 They'll Never Take Her Love from Me (2:51)
  18. 18 Suffering Face (3:06)
  19. 19 Shoes Without Heels (4:16)
  20. 20 King of Confidence (2:45)
Disc 2
  1. 1 That's How You Got Killed Before
  2. 2 The Big Light
  3. 3 It Tears Me Up
  4. 4 The Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line
  5. 5 Your Mind Is on Vacation/Your Funeral and My Trial
  6. 6 That's How You Got Killed Before (Reprise)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Elvis Costello Primary Artist, Track Performer, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin, Rhythm Guitar
Mickey Curry Drums, Percussion, Stick
Jim Keltner Drums, Percussion, Brushes, Stick
Earl Palmer Drums, Percussion, Brushes
Pete Thomas Drums, Stick
Ron Tutt Drums, Percussion
David Hidalgo Harmony Vocals, Vocals
Michael Blair Percussion, Marimbas, Vibraphone
Tom "T-Bone" Wolk Vocals, Accordion, Electric Bass, Electric Guitar, Electric Piano, Piano-Accordion
Jo-El Sonnier Accordion, French Accordion
James Burton Acoustic Guitar, Dobro, Electric Guitar, Guitar
L.H.C. Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitar, Mandolin
Little Hands of Concrete Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitar, Mandolin
Ray Brown Bass
Jerry Scheff Bass, Double Bass, Electric Bass
Ray Brown Double Bass
T Bone Burnett Electric Bass, Electric Guitar, Rhythm Guitar
Bruce Thomas Electric Bass, Electric Guitar
Mitchell Froom Hammond Organ, Harpsichord, Keyboards, Organ, Piano
Steve Nieve Hammond Organ, Organ, Piano
Tom Canning Piano
Ralph Carney Saxophone
Technical Credits
Larry Hirsch Engineer, Producer
Elvis Costello Liner Notes
T Bone Burnett Producer
Coward Brothers Producer
Declan MacManus Producer, Sleeve Coordinator
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