Listen to David Bowie’s previously-unreleased album, ‘The Gouster’

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A new Bowie box set contains remastered versions of the tracks on this "lost" album

A previously-unreleased album by David Bowie has been included in a new box set – which you listen to on the stream below.

‘The Gouster’ is the album in question, written in 1974 and weighing in at only seven tracks long. Made with long-term collaborator Tony Visconti at Sigma Sound studio in Philadelphia, the songs that were written for ‘The Gouster’ would serve as the base ideas for the material that would make up Bowie’s iconic ninth studio album, ‘Young Americans’.

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As Stereogum reports, ‘The Gouster’ is included on a new Bowie box set, ‘Who Can I Be Now? (1974-1976)’, which was released both physically and digitally today. Bowie was particularly prolific throughout this time period, releasing three studio albums in three years.

Listen to ‘The Gouster’, as well as the other tracks on ‘Who Can I Be Now? (1974-1976)’, via the Spotify stream below (it can be found on the fourth disc of the box set, starting with ‘John, I’m Only Dancing (Again)’).