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David Bowie’s final recordings to be released

on September 12, 2016, 8:45am

The Thin White Duke’s final known recordings will surface next month.

October 21st will bring the release of a compilation album collecting material from David Bowie’s musical Lazarus. While the first disc features songs sung by the show’s cast — including Michael C. Hall — disc two boasts three never-before-heard Bowie recordings.

As Pitchfork points out, “No Plan”, “Killing a Little Time”, and “When I Met You” were recorded with the same lineup featured on Bowie’s final studio album, . Until now, the songs have been heard only as performed by the cast of the musical.

The Lazarus cast album follows the release of the September 23rd release of Who Can I Be Now?, a new box set comprising remastered versions of five Bowie albums as well as much coveted unreleased full-length The Gouster.

 is on the shortlist for this year’s Mercury Prize, the UK’s annual award for best album. The ceremony is set for Thursday and Michael C. Hall will be on hand to perform “Lazarus”.

Lazarus Cast Album Tracklist:

CD 1:

01 “Hello Mary Lou (Goodbye Heart)” – Ricky Nelson
02 “Lazarus” – Michael C. Hall & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
03 “It’s No Game” – Michael C. Hall, Lynn Craig & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
04 “This Is Not America” – Sophia Anne Caruso & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
05 “The Man Who Sold The World” – Charlie Pollack
06 “No Plan” – Sophia Anne Caruso
07 “Love Is Lost” – Michael Esper & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
08 “Changes” – Cristin Milioti & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
09 “Where Are We Now” – Michael C. Hall & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
10 “Absolute Beginners” – Michael C. Hall, Cristin Milioti, Michael Esper, Sophia Anne Caruso, Krystina Alabado & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
11 “Dirty Boys” – Michael Esper
12 “Killing A Little Time” – Michael C. Hall
13 “Life On Mars” – Sophia Anne Caruso
14 “All The Young Dudes” – Nicholas Christopher, Lynn Craig, Michael Esper, Sophia Anne Caruso & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
15 “Sound And Vision” – David Bowie
16 “Always Crashing in the Same Car” – Cristin Milioti
17 “Valentine’s Day” – Michael Esper & Original New York Cast of Lazarus
18 “When I Met You” – Michael C. Hall & Krystina Alabado
19 “Heroes – 4:43” – Michael C. Hall, Sophia Anne Caruso & Original New York Cast of Lazarus

CD 2:

01 “Lazarus” – David Bowie
02 “No Plan” – David Bowie
03 “Killing A Little Time” – David Bowie
04 “When I Met You” – David Bowie

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