Whether 'Low' is a revered and beloved old friend, or a corner of David's music you haven't fully inspected yet, you will enjoy the in depth assessment and track by track audio which is available on the home page of Q4music this week.
They introduce it as :-
EDITOR'S CHOICE : No2. David Bowie's LowA record that fell to Earth, and one we're only now coming to terms with. Has so much beauty ever sprung from so much cocaine, red wine and Bratwurst?
and go on to say :-
While live ambient music wouldn't enter the pop mainstream for nearly a quarter of a century, Low's spirit and experimentation - through new wave and electronica, ambient and trance, would almost single-handedly shape the rest of the century.
Go here to read it all.