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About Seán

Seán Twomey has been running the Kate Bush News & Information site since January 1998.

World Exclusive! John Carder Bush to publish “Kate” – a second book of photographs of his sister!

Following the huge success of his re-issued “Cathy” book last autumn, Kate’s brother John Carder Bush and Little, Brown are publishing a second book of photos and essays by John in October 2015. It will be called “Kate” and there … Continue reading

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Kate chats to Jamie Cullum on BBC Radio 2

Jazz musician and singer, Jamie Cullum, is hosting a month-long “Billie & Me” feature to celebrate the centenary of Billie Holiday on his BBC Radio 2 show. On tomorrow evening’s show (Tuesday 31st March) at 7pm GMT, Kate shares her … Continue reading

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Kate Bush “After the Dawn” Celebration coming to Birmingham in September!

How are your KB diaries shaping up for 2015? Our friend and longtime Kate fan, Lisa Oliver, is organising what promises to be a fun ‘Kate Bush Convention’ at The Loft Lounge, Birmingham UK on Saturday 26th September. It will feature … Continue reading

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Molly Bloom’s odyssey in pots and photos….

Krys Fitzgerald-Morris (of HomeGround and fame!) has been involved in an interesting, Molly Bloom-related project that should be of some interest to fans of Kate’s songs The Sensual World and Flower of the Mountain. The wonderful ceramic artist, Claudia Clare … Continue reading

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Uncut Magazine release special Kate Bush “Ultimate Music Guide”

Uncut Magazine in the UK have released one of their “Ultimate Music Guides” dedicated to all things Kate. Available in newsagents on the 12th and online here. More also in their editorial here. From the blurb: “There are few British musicians … Continue reading

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A Sky of Honey, Kate Bush tribute gig in Haworth, Yorkshire

We like to keep you informed of Kate Bush tribute shows and A Sky of Honey is the newest UK Kate Bush tribute act we can tell you about. Fronted by Sky Boswell, a longtime fan who has sang at … Continue reading

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Del Palmer – New album “Point of Safe Return” out now!

We’re delighted to let you know that Del Palmer has today released his new album, Point of Safe Return (Credible Records). This is Del’s third album following Leap of Faith (2007) and GIFT (2010). Written, performed and produced by Del, … Continue reading

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WIN! A copy of the new edition of “A Book of Dreams” by Peter Reich

‘Cloudbusting’ was inspired by a book that I found in a shop …Written by a guy called Peter Reich, and it’s called A Book of Dreams. And it’s a very unusual, beautiful book, written by this man through the eyes … Continue reading

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The Red Shoes gets vinyl reissue in April

Kate‘s 1993 album The Red Shoes will finally be reissued on 180g vinyl LP in April. From the superdeluxeedition site: The album was Kate’s seventh studio long-player and yielded four top 30 UK hits, including lead single Rubberband Girl, And … Continue reading

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Our incredible 2014 in one photograph

Here it is. The moment. 26th August 2014. Kate owns the world musical stage. Vibrant, new, unpredictable, music history, gob-smacking, unexpected, beautiful, magnificent, pure Kate. We were floored. So were you. Thanks for supporting the site and the HomeGround anthologies … Continue reading

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Kate pays tribute to her monitor engineer, Ian Newton

In a Christmas message on her official site, Kate pays tribute to Ian Newton, her gifted monitor engineer who has very sadly passed away in the last week. From Kate… I want to wish you all a wonderful Christmas. Thank … Continue reading

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Kate attends wedding of Elton John and David Furnish

Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish have formally converted their civil partnership into marriage today at a ceremony and wedding lunch at their Windsor estate, and Kate was one of the invited guests. Singer Lulu posted a series … Continue reading

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Kate receives Evening Standard Theatre Award!

Kate has received the Editors Award at tonight’s Evening Standard Theatre Awards at a glittering ceremony in the Palladium, London. The awards, now in their 60th year, are presented annually for outstanding achievements in London theatre, and were hosted tonight by comedians Steve … Continue reading

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Kate Bush fans! A university thesis depends on you!

A university student of English in Finland is doing her BA Thesis on Kate Bush fandom and needs your fan stories by December 7th. She would like to ask you to write your personal stories on what it means to … Continue reading

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Video: John Carder Bush discusses the new edition of ‘Cathy’

Little Brown, the publishers of the new expanded edition of ‘Cathy’ by John Carder Bush, have released this video of John discussing the photos and the special edition of the book. We’ve seen an advance copy and it is gorgeous, … Continue reading

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