David Bowie - Loving The Alien (1983-1988)

 (Remastered + Book)


Label:

Parlophone

Genre:

Pop/Rock

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APAR 573623
UPC: 190295693527
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Vinyl Box Sets


No. of Discs: 15
Note: 180 Gram
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Mid-Eighties David Bowie contained in massive Loving the Alien box set

Collection contains 15 LPs boasting three studio albums, remix compilation, two unreleased live LPs and a 2018 reworking of "Never Let Me Down"

There's some serious gems within the fourth in a series of career-spanning David Bowie box sets set for release in October 2018. The Loving Alien collection features eight albums from 1983-1988, as well as previously unreleased music.

It boasts a remastered version of 1987's "Never Let Me Down," and a brand-new production of the record is also included. The new iteration features fresh instrumentation from frequent Bowie collaborators Reeves Gabrels, David Torn and Sterling Campbell.

The box also includes the live album Serious Moonlight, which has never previously been released.The recording occurred on July 13th, 1983 in Montreal during Bowie's Serious Moonlight Tour.

Bowie's new collection is completed by a 3LP live album, consisting of 1987's Glass Spider which has been pressed on vinyl for the first time; 1983's Let's Dance and 1984's Tonight.

Other additions include a double-LP remix collection called Dance; and the inclusion of a triple-LP called Re:Call 4, which featuring non-album singles, B-sides, and a selection of soundtrack songs taken from Labyrinth, Absolute Beginners, and When the Wind Blows.

Loving the Alien directly follows the release of David Bowie Five Years (1969-1973), David Bowie Who Can I Be Now? (1974-1976), and David Bowie A New Career in a New Town (1977-1982), which dropped released respectively in 2015, 2016, and 2017.

 



Let’s Dance
Side 1
Modern Love
China Girl
Let’s Dance
Without You
Side 2
Ricochet
Criminal World
Cat People (Putting Out Fire)
Shake It

Serious Moonlight (Live ’83)
Side 1
Look Back In Anger
“Heroes”
What In The World
Golden Years
Fashion
Let’s Dance
Side 2
Breaking Glass
Life On Mars?
Sorrow
Cat People (Putting Out Fire)
China Girl
Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)
Rebel Rebel
Side 3
White Light / White Heat
Station To Station
Cracked Actor
Ashes To Ashes
Side 4
Space Oddity/Band Introduction
Young Americans
Fame
Modern Love

Tonight
Side 1
Loving The Alien
Don’t Look Down
God Only Knows
Tonight
Side 2
Neighborhood Threat
Blue Jean
Tumble And Twirl
I Keep Forgettin’
Dancing With The Big Boys

Never Let Me Down
Side 1
Day-In Day-Out
Time Will Crawl
Beat Of Your Drum
Never Let Me Down
Zeroes
Side 2
Glass Spider
Shining Star (Makin’ My Love)
New York’s In Love
’87 And Cry
Bang

Never Let Me Down (2018)
Side 1
Day-In Day-Out
Time Will Crawl
Beat Of Your Drum
Side 2
Never Let Me Down
Zeroes
Glass Spider
Side 3
Shining Star (Makin’ My Love) (ft Laurie Anderson)
New York’s In Love
87 & Cry
Bang Bang
Side 4
David Bowie 1987 logo etching

Glass Spider (Live Montreal ’87)
Side 1
Up The Hill Backwards
Glass Spider
Day-In Day-Out
Bang Bang
Side 2
Absolute Beginners
Loving The Alien
China Girl
Rebel Rebel
Side 3
Fashion
Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)
All The Mad Men
Never Let Me Down
Side 4
Big Brother
‘87 And Cry
“Heroes”
Sons Of The Silent Age
Time Will Crawl / Band Introduction
Side 5
Young Americans
Beat Of Your Drum
The Jean Genie
Let’s Dance
Side 6
Fame
Time
Blue Jean
Modern Love

Dance
Side 1
Shake It (Re-mix aka Long Version)
Blue Jean (Extended Dance Mix)
Dancing With The Big Boys (Extended Dance Mix)
Side 2
Tonight (Vocal Dance Mix)
Don’t Look Down (Extended Dance Mix)
Loving The Alien (Extended Dub Mix)
Side 3
Tumble And Twirl (Extended Dance Mix)
Underground (Extended Dance Mix)
Day-In Day-Out (Groucho Mix)
Side 4
Time Will Crawl (Dance Crew Mix)
Shining Star (Makin’ My Love) (12” mix)
Never Let Me Down (Dub/Acapella)

RE:CALL 4
Side 1
Let’s Dance (single version)
China Girl (single version)
Modern Love (single version)
This Is Not America (The theme from ‘The Falcon And The Snowman’) – David Bowie / Pat Metheny Group
Loving The Alien (re-mixed version)
Side 2
Don’t Look Down (re-mixed version)
Dancing In The Street (Clearmountain mix) – David Bowie and Mick Jagger
Absolute Beginners (from Absolute Beginners)
That’s Motivation (from Absolute Beginners)
Volare (from Absolute Beginners)
Side 3
Labyrinth Opening Titles/Underground (from Labyrinth)
Magic Dance (from Labyrinth)
As The World Falls Down (from Labyrinth)
Within You (from Labyrinth)
Underground (from Labyrinth)
Side 4
When The Wind Blows (single version) (from When The Wind Blows)
Day-In Day-Out (single version)
Julie
Beat Of Your Drum (vinyl album edit)
Glass Spider (vinyl album edit)
Side 5
Shining Star (Makin’ My Love) (vinyl album edit)
New York’s In Love (vinyl album edit)
‘87 And Cry (vinyl album edit)
Bang Bang (vinyl album edit)
Time Will Crawl (single version)
Side 6
Girls (extended edit)
Never Let Me Down (7” remix edit)
Bang Bang (live – promotional mix)
Tonight (live) Tina Turner with David Bowie
Let’s Dance (live) Tina Turner with David Bowie

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