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Elvis Costello - Live At The El Mocambo Album

Performer: Elvis Costello
Genre: Rock
Title: Live At The El Mocambo
Country: Canada
Released: 1978
Style: New Wave, Rock & Roll
Label: CBS
Catalog Number: CDN 10
FLAC version ZIP size: 1981 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1796 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 2372 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 072


1Lip Service3:07
2Less Than Zero5:03
3Mystery Dance2:15
4Miracle Man / Band Introduction4:06
5Watching The Detectives5:47
6Lipstick Vogue4:42
7You Belong To Me2:32
8The Beat3:36
9I Don't Want To Go To Chelsea3:48
10Waiting For The End Of The World3:40
11Little Triggers2:45
12Radio, Radio2:37
13Welcome To The Working Week1:15
14Pump It Up4:07


  • Backing BandThe Attractions
  • Written-ByElvis Costello


'"Live At El Mocambo" - Broadcast live from the El Mocambo, Toronto on CHUM-FM and later released, exclusively by CBS as a Demonstration Record For Radio Station Airplay Only. This record provides a pretty good snapshot of the "live" Elvis Costello and The Attractions sound of early 1978.'

Broadcast live and recorded March 6th 1978.

Label on record states "DEMONSTRATION-NOT FOR SALE"

Official Promotional Release can be identified by fine detail of CBS Logo on Side 2 label & bottom of rear cover. Tracks have clear separating gaps on vinyl & etched matrix has visible colon at end on both sides. The cover has a brown card inside & a square white printed spine.


  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side etching): CDN-10-A-1A-2HDKZ : (side 1)
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side etching): CDN-10-B-1A-2HDKZ : (side 2)"


  • Manufactured By – CBS Records Canada Ltd.
  • Distributed By – CBS
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records Canada Ltd.
  • Recorded At – El Mocambo, Toronto


Live at the El Mocambo is a 1993 live album by Elvis Costello and the Attractions. Recorded in March 1978 from a live radio broadcast by CHUM-FM, a tape of the broadcast was obtained by the Canadian division of CBS records and released as an exclusive Canadian promotional album in the same year. As the show's fame began to grow, it became heavily bootlegged. Live At The El Mocambo - Elvis Costello, The Attractions. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Live at the El Mocambo was recorded on March 6, 1978, during a club show in Toronto, Canada, as Elvis Costello and the Attractions were storming North America in support of My Aim Is True the set was broadcast live by a local FM radio outlet, and this album is a clean but compressed, slightly flat recording drawn from the station's feed. Album 1978 14 Songs. Theres an inherent intensity and expressiveness not found in the studio recordings-that rare sound of a taut live band fully aware of their musical purpose. Radio Radio, Pump It Up, and Welcome to the Working Week all rage with spare, tightfisted punk fury, and the relatively gentle Little Triggers soothes with rawer, bruised-up sensitivity. Completa la tua Collezione su Elvis Costello. Elvis Costello & The Attractions was a critically acclaimed pop and rock band formed by English musican Elvis Costello in 1977. Producing famous work in the genres of punk and new wave music, it also contained Steve Nieve ne Nason on keyboards, Pete Thomas on drums, and Bruce Thomas no relation on bass. Costello recorded and toured solidly with them until 1984, when he disbanded them to pursue solo projects. Internationally, the band is perhaps best known for popular rock hits such as Oliver's Army and Pump It Up, both featuring expressive yet s read more. Play jigsaw puzzles for free Home. Elvis Costello & The Attractions. Live At the El Mocambo, 2009. Waiting for the End of the World, 03:47. Welcome to the Working Week, 01:26. Radio Radio, 03:03. Live At El Mocambo is ranked 56,984th in the overall chart, 5,692nd in the 1970s, and 566th in the year 1978. Live At El Mocambo by Elvis Costello Live album Year: 1978 Overall rank: 56,984th. Average Rating: 74100 from 17 votes. 1993 live album by Elvis Costello and The Attractions. Live at the El Mocambo. Live album by. Elvis Costello and The Attractions. 12 October 1993, 29 September 2009. 6 March 1978, The El Mocambo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Punk rock, new wave. It was first legally made available with the release as Live at El Mocambo either as disc 4 of the 2 Years box set or to US purchasers of the first three CDs, in exchange for tokens included in the CD packaging, directly from Rykodisc. The concert was reissued, as a mainstream release, on 29 September 2009 by Hip-O Records, with the same content of the 1978 promotional album