David Bowie’s Berlin trilogy to be reissued on vinyl
David Bowie’s mid-70’s Berlin trilogyLow, Heroes, and Lodger is set to be reissued on individual 180-gram vinyl releases through Parlophone records in February.
The albums, which were recently made available in a box set, will be released individually on vinyl for the first time since 1991.
The label, who recently released a demo of Bowie’s hit 1983 single ‘Let’s Dance’ to commemorate what would have been his 71st birthday, will also put out a reissue of Stage – a live album that documents Bowie’s band.
The aforementioned demo version of ‘Let’s Dance’, which became a major worldwide hit and featured on the 1983 album of the same name, was recorded a year previously after Nile Rodgers travelled to Bowie’s home in Switzerland to work on new material.
“I woke up on my first morning in Montreux with David peering over me,” Rodgers explained in a statement. “He had an acoustic guitar in his hands and exclaimed, ‘Nile, darling, I think this is a HIT!’
“The time we spent mixing it just before Christmas was full of tears as it felt like David was in the room with us. Happy Birthday David, I love you and we all miss you!”