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About Seán

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

Kate Bush Fan Podcast Episode 8: Bush Telegraph talks Lionheart

Seán introduces another Bush Telegraph special episode – Paul and Darrell, chatting across thousands of miles, discuss Kate’s second album, Lionheart, the singles Hammer Horror and Wow, Kate’s continuing fame and success at that time, and generally how much the … Continue reading

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Exact location of 1978 “red dress” Wuthering Heights video revealed!

Some ingenious fans on our site forum have meticulously researched, using mapping software and guesswork, the exact location of Kate’s 1978 red dress video for Wuthering Heights! While the studio “white dress” version of the promotional video is more widely … Continue reading

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Kate posts about Lindsay Kemp’s funeral and a request to remember him

Kate has again updated her official site this evening with news of Lindsay Kemp’s funeral arrangements and a request for flowers in his memory, or simply to light a candle and think of him on Wednesday. His close friends have … Continue reading

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Kate talks about Lindsay Kemp on BBC Radio 4

Parts of a new phone interview with Kate, in which she remembers her friend, Lindsay Kemp, were broadcast on BBC Radio 4 today as part of its obituary programme, Last Word. You can hear the programme here.

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The Kate Bush Fan Podcast: New Episode! Introducing the Bush Telegraph

In this new episode (yes, it’s been…ahem…a while), Seán introduces the first of a new series of fan chats. Paul Thomas and Darrell Babidge, friends for 40 years, reminisce and talk about Kate’s music and influence. These “Bush Telegraph” podcast-within-a-podcast episodes … Continue reading

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In Memory of Lindsay Kemp 1938-2018

He taught me that you can express with your body – and when your body is awake so is your mind. He’d put you into emotional situations, some of them very heavy. Like he’d say, “right, you’re all going to … Continue reading

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Big Boi breaks down his favourite verse from Running Up That Hill

Big Boi from Outkast has long been one of the most vocal fans of Kate in the music world, taking part in the 2014 BBC documentary about her and tweeting in May 2017 about having had dinner with her, showing off … Continue reading

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Kate thanks fans for their birthday wishes

A message has appeared today from Kate on her official website – glorious summer indeed!

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Happy Birthday to Kate as she turns 60 today!

Sending Kate our warmest wishes for a wonderful day today as she celebrates her 60th birthday! Fans online have been sending their best wishes and congratulations to Kate. Salon have today called her “an exquisite pop genius whose influence endures.” And … Continue reading

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The Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever 2018 in pictures and video!

Once again, major fun was had across the globe on July 14th as a mesmerising array of “Cathys” gathered in the open air to dance to Wuthering Heights – Kate’s debut single that is this year celebrating it’s 40th year … Continue reading

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Kate sends flowers to Tim Arnold and Lindsay Kemp performance

English singer-songwriter and musician, Tim Arnold, has recently collaborated on stage with mime artist Lindsay Kemp – a working partnership that was triggered by his lifelong interest in Kate’s work. Kate sent flowers to Tim and Lindsay last month when … Continue reading

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Watch the full Gothenburg Symphony tribute show to Kate!

Watch the entire, unmissable, 40th Anniversary recent tribute to Kate Bush by the Gothenburg Symphony and guest artists Jennie Abrahamson and Malin Dahlström! This is amazing. This Woman’s Work – A Tribute to Kate Bush from Göteborgs Symfoniker on Vimeo.

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Bushtucker are back! Watch Paddy Bush and Colin Loyd Tucker’s new video

We’re very pleased to report that Kate’s brother Paddy Bush has been working on new music with his longtime collaborator Colin Loyd Tucker. After having both appeared on Kate’s The Red Shoes album, the duo released a wonderful album called … Continue reading

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First Aid Kit release cover version of Running Up That Hill

Swedish folk duo, First Aid Kit, have just released a new studio cover version of Running up that Hill on Spotify.

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HomeGround Glastonbury fan gathering – July 29th!

Just a reminder: HomeGround Glastonbury is on Sunday 29th July. 3 pm on the Tor and afterwards at the Rifleman’s Arms pub. See you there!

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