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News about the music and career of Kate Bush

One year later, memories of Before the Dawn

Seán Twomey writes: In the end it came down to a single smile. After over sixteen years running the news website there was still no guarantee back in March 2014 that I’d score a ticket. Over those years I would … Continue reading

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Hounds of Love 30th Anniversary playback event, Q&A and tribute performance

On Sunday 20th September, The Strongroom Bar in Shoreditch, London is hosting a special event to celebrate 30 Years since the release of Kate’s Hounds of Love album. From the press release: “Strongroom presents…“BEHIND THE TRACKS”: KATE BUSH – ‘HOUNDS OF … Continue reading

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Illustrator Jordan Atkinson – Before the Dawn designs

No, we have no word on a live album or concert DVD as of yet, but we will of course bring you any updates if and when there’s news to report. On a related note, illustrator and graphic designer Jordan … Continue reading

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Kate nominated Artist and Live Event of the Year at the Prog Awards!

The Orange Progressive Music Awards take place on Thursday September 3rd at Underglobe, beneath Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre on London’s Southbank. They will be presented by Matthew Wright. From the awards site: “It’s the night when the glitterati of the prog … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Kate contributes “Wild Man (with remastered shimmer)” track to Dalai Lama album

Kate and Peter Gabriel are among artists contributing tracks to an album that marks the 80th birthday of the Dalai Lama with the collection to be released on Monday July 24th. Kate’s track on the album is her 2011 single, … Continue reading

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Student sends thanks as Kate Bush thesis is published

Sara Nyman, a fan who asked for help with her thesis on Kate Bush fans a few months back, has let us know that her thesis is ready. She writes: “To all you Kate Bush fans, the Kate Bush fandom … Continue reading

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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 katebushnews.com 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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