Low is the 11th studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on RCA Records on 14 January 1977. Recorded following Bowie's move to West Berlin after a period of drug addiction and personal instability, Low became the first of three collaborations with musician Brian Eno and producer Tony Visconti, later termed the "Berlin Trilogy".
David Bowie and Brian Eno have always been known for breaking boundries in music, but when they got together for this one, they really out did themselves. There was nothing like this album at the time.
Following through with the avant-garde inclinations of Station to Station, yet explicitly breaking with David Bowie's past, Low is a dense, challenging album that confirmed his place at rock's cutting edge.
Here's the first song from Bowie's eleventh album "Low", wich is also the first of the "Berlin Trilogy". It was released in 1977 and owes much to the contribution of Brian Eno. Together, Bowie and ...
The first album in David Bowie's Berlin Trilogy sees Bowie as a tragic figure. The album's first side is a beautiful futurist ruin, littered with holes left purposefully unfixed, while the blank ...
Low might be Bowie's best album. Top 3 for sure. It's cool, its enigmatic, it's experimental, its everything Bowie was. And this Tony Visconti remastered reissue sounds better than the original.
Low is the eleventh studio album by British musician David Bowie, co-produced by Bowie and Tony Visconti. Widely regarded as one of Bowie's most influential releases, Low was the first of the "Berlin Trilogy", a series of collaborations with Brian Eno (though the album was mainly recorded in France and only mixed in West Berlin).
1. Speed of Life: 2. Breaking Glass (Bowie/David/Murray) 3. What In the World: 4. Sound and Vision: 5. Always Crashing in the Same Car: 6. Be My Wife: 7. A New Career in a New Town
Bowie embraced a lot of the new age jazz scene and brought out his saxophone on a few tracks including the pop-tingling 'Sound and Vision'. Carlos Alomar and Brian Eno heavily influenced the compositions and Low represents Bowie as the ever-struggling artist trying to leave behind whatever demons plagued him at the time. A must for Bowie fans.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie (/ ˈ b oʊ i /, BOH-ee) was an English singer-songwriter and actor. He was a leading figure in the music industry and is considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s.