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2 Ratings: 4.0
Alternative Rock and Miscellaneous album by David Bowie

One of Bowie's more stellar moments working withBrian Eno,Heroesagain sees the artist moving into barely chartered waters (at that point, 1977), creating moving, emotive rock and putting it right up against some very detached and futuristic synthesized … see full wiki

2 reviews about Heroes
review by . January 29, 2009
The second of Bowie's Berlin trilogy, and the only of those three albums recorded entirely in Berlin, is brought down only by two almost-very-good instrumental pieces, one of which ("Neukoln") is saved by saxophone. Side One is almost invincible in its urgency; that same urgency makes this record more attractive to me than the languid "Hunky Dory." And though Side Two is brought down a little by the slightly-portentous but enchantingly foreboding "Sense of Doubt," the fantastic dreaminess of "Moss …
review by . January 10, 2003
posted in Music Matters
I don't subscribe to the conventional wisdom regarding "Heroes", so I have taken a bit more time than usual to compose my review.Apologies in advance, then, for the essay:Context: It's the latter half of the seventies. Having faffed around in the Sixties producing the output one would expect of an Anthony Newley aspirant (i.e., none of any merit) David Bowie had struck gold - just - in 1972 with a second release of the second attempt on a tune he'd had knocking around since well before the moon …
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Label: Virgin Records Us
Artist: David Bowie
Release Date: September 28, 1999

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