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My Aim is True, Elvis Costello - Costello on the fuel for his debut: "I spent a lot of time with just a big jar of instant coffee and the first Clash album, listening to it over and over." The music doesn't have the savage attack of the Clash; after all, Costello's backing band was Clover, which would later evolve into Huey Lewis and the News. But songs such as "Mystery Dance" and "(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes" have plenty of verbal bite, and the ballad "Alison" is a poisoned…

My Aim is True, Elvis Costello - Costello on the fuel for his debut: "I spent a lot of time with just a big jar of instant coffee and the first Clash album, listening to it over and over." The music doesn't have the savage attack of the Clash; after all, Costello's backing band was Clover, which would later evolve into Huey Lewis and the News. But songs such as "Mystery Dance" and "(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes" have plenty of verbal bite, and the ballad "Alison" is a poisoned…

My favorite album of all time. Elvis Costello - "My Aim Is True." Seriously, if you haven't heard it, go do it. It's life-changing. Pay It Back has been my ringtone for like 3 years.

My favorite album of all time. Elvis Costello - "My Aim Is True." Seriously, if you haven't heard it, go do it. It's life-changing. Pay It Back has been my ringtone for like 3 years.

Original Painting on Wood  by Diane Duda  My Aim Is True  ©dianeduda/dudadaze

Original Painting on Wood by Diane Duda - My Aim Is True

Elvis Costello's "My Aim is True" promo poster. Designed by Barney Bubbles, 1977.

Elvis Costello's "My Aim is True" promo poster. Designed by Barney Bubbles, 1977.

Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True at Discogs

Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True

@Kimme Russell - Can you paint me like this? Thanks :) I want a portrait of myself. Is that vain?

@Kimme Russell - Can you paint me like this? Thanks :) I want a portrait of myself. Is that vain?

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || secret message patch inside || three pocket compartment, snap closure

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || secret message patch inside || three pocket compartment, snap closure

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || secret message patch inside || three pocket compartment, snap closure

Hidden message "My aim is true" linen and cotton wallet || three pocket compartments, snap closure by BurroInteligente on Etsy

Exile SH Magazine: Elvis Costello - "My aim is true" (1977) http://www.exileshmagazine.com/2013/11/elvis-costello-my-aim-is-true-1977-1010.html

Exile SH Magazine: Elvis Costello - "My aim is true" (1977) http://www.exileshmagazine.com/2013/11/elvis-costello-my-aim-is-true-1977-1010.html