David Bowie official statement: “Heroes” album update

"Heroes" album update

David Bowie’s official website has issued the following press release concerning the drop in volume on the track ‘Heroes’ (on the album ‘Heroes’).


While attempts were made to maintain the integrity of the issue that existed on the original master tape of the “Heroes” album, fans’ concerns have been listened to and a new master is being created to replace the current one.

As soon as the new file is available, the digital versions will be updated and those of you who would like a replacement “Heroes” album will be eligible for one. Further details on how to obtain your replacement CD and/or vinyl will follow in due course. In the meantime please retain your proof of purchase.

Thank you for your continued patience and sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.


The press release can be viewed here