Low

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2017 Remastered Version. The first of Bowie's legendary Berlin trilogy and the one that broke the most ground. It also caused so much consternation in the NME offices that they ran two reviews, one praising it to the skies, the other bewildered by Bowie's move towards the chilly electronic sounds that bore the influence of krautrock, particularly that of Kraftwerk and Neu! Collaborating with Brian Eno and produced by the genius Tony Visconti, Low is an album of two distinct halves. Side one ( in old money) is full of quirky oddball pop vignettes, the highlight being the incredible Sound and Vision, a hit for Bowie in 1977.

Side two was the side which upset some people, four long icy instrumentals evoking the spirit of the city of Berlin, split into two halves by the wall, and the mood of the eastern bloc in general (see Warszawa). Now, of course, these tracks are seen as a blueprint for much that was to come over the following decade, and even furter, but at the time, it so so surprising and so groundbreaking that many didn't know what to make of it.


Speed Of Life
Breaking Glass
What In The World
Sound And Vision
Always Crashing In The Same Car
Be My Wife
A New Career In A New Town
Warszawa
Art Decade
Weeping Wall
Subterraneans
Format: LP
Label: Parlophone Parlophone
Catalogue numbers: DB 77821
0190295842918

Companies:
Record Company-Warner Music
Record Company-Warner Music Group
Licensed To-Parlophone Records Ltd.
Phonographic Copyright (p)-Jones/Tintoretto Entertainment Co.
LLC
Copyright (c)-Jones/Tintoretto Entertainment Co.
LLC
Copyright (c)-Parlophone Records Ltd.
Published By-Tintoretto Music
Published By-RZO Music
Inc.
Published By-Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc.
Published By-EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Published By-RZO Music Ltd.
Published By-EMI Publishing Ltd
Published By-Somewhat Sane Music Company
Published By-Universal Music-Careers
Published By-Universal Music MGB Ltd.
Published By-Chrysalis Songs
Published By-Chrysalis Music Ltd.
Recorded At-Hansa Tonstudios
Recorded At-Studio Hérouville
Mixed At-Hansa Tonstudios
Pressed By-Optimal Media GmbH

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Media Condition: Mint (M)
Sleeve Condition: Mint (M)

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