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Kate adds 7 more dates to Before the Dawn live shows!

From the Guardian website: “Kate Bush has added a further seven shows to her residency at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith. She will now be playing 22 gigs in all. The extra nights are 20, 23, 24, 26,27 and 30 September, … Continue reading

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MASSIVE NEWS! Kate announces live residency at London’s Eventim Apollo

How wonderful it is to be able to run that headline! Kate has announced a series of live dates in August and September at London’s Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith. This venue is the Hammersmith Odeon as was, where the Tour of … Continue reading

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Kate Creates Hand-drawn Cover for Mojo Magazine’s 20th Anniversary Issue!

The new edition of Mojo Magazine (out later this week) will be celebrating the magazine’s 20th year of publication. To mark it, they asked Kate to design the hand-drawn cover! The Independent newspaper writes: “There’s probably only one media brand in … Continue reading

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Kate receives her CBE from the Queen! Dedicates it to her family, friends, fellow musicians…and all of us!

Warm congratulations to Kate today! At a special investiture ceremony in Windsor Castle she received her CBE from the Queen. Kate chose not to speak to the press after the ceremony but issued a short statement: “I feel incredibly thrilled … Continue reading

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The HomeGround Midsummer Party ~ Friday 21st June 2013

“On this Midsummer night …“ ++++HOMEGROUND MIDSUMMER KATE BUSH PARTY++++SPECIAL LIVE SET BY CLOUDBUSTING++++FRIDAY 21ST JUNE 2013++++ THE ROYAL VAUXHALL TAVERN LONDON++++9PM to 3AM++++FEATURING DJS PAUL BURSTON++++ PHIL MARRIOTT++++ DAVE CROSS++++ PAUL THOMAS++++ Following the success of last year’s 30th … Continue reading

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Kate to release 10″ picture disc for Record Store Day! Running Up That Hill (2012 Remix) b/w Walk Straight Down The Middle!

Update: Kate’s official site has now announced that the number of discs has been increased to 4 thousand this year.  Two and a half thousand copies of these discs will be allocated to independent record stores in the UK and … Continue reading

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Flash! – Kate created CBE in the 2013 New Year’s Honours

In the 2013 New Year Honours list HM Queen Elizabeth II has created Kate CBE – that is Commander of the Order of the British Empire. First founded to recognise the service of all ranks of British society in 1917, … Continue reading

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Kate writes foreword to new book by photographer Tim Walker

A little late with this news – Kate has written the foreword to a book of photographs by Tim Walker. Tim was responsible for much of the extraordinary booklet photography in the sumptuous Director’s Cut packaging last year. The book … Continue reading

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Media celebrates 30 years of The Dreaming

Two rather fine articles occasioned by the 30th anniversary of Kate’s wildest album: by Matthew Linsay in The Quietus and by Ian D. Hall in LSMedia. Both not to be missed. Another by DJ El Toro at KEXP Seattle, who … Continue reading

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Running Up That Hill at no.6 in UK Single Chart

For the new version of RUTH to have charted at no 6 in the official UK singles chart is a remarkable achievement and shows just what can happen when Kate’s music gets a wider exposure. It’s more remarkable when you … Continue reading

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Update: 2012 remix of Running Up That Hill now on iTunes!

A listing (with the above artwork) has briefly appeared on Amazon indicating that On 12th August 2012, the date of the closing ceremony of the London Olympic Games, Kate would release a 2012 remix of one of her greatest tracks, Running Up That Hill … Continue reading

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World Exclusive: Extremely rare artwork by Kate is looking for a new home!

Back in 1994, Kate took part in an exhibition of original artworks by well known people, ‘Little Pieces by Big Stars’ in aid of the War Child charity. There was quite a bit of publicity around the event, organised by … Continue reading

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Kate wins South Bank Sky Arts Award!

Kate has won the prestigious pop award at this year’s South Bank Sky Arts Awards ceremony in London today. Sir Tom Jones presented Kate with her award. From the Irish Independent: “Reclusive singer Kate Bush pipped Adele to a prestigious prize after … Continue reading

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Kate nominated for Ivor Novello Award

NME: “Adele, Kate Bush and PJ Harvey have landed nominations for best album at next month’s Ivor Novello awards, the first time that all the nods in the Best Album category are for women … Album Award ’21′ by Adele ’50 Words … Continue reading

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Kate to release Lake Tahoe / Among Angels 10″ picture disc for Record Store Day!

As part of Record Store Day on Saturday 21st April, Kate will release a limited edition 10″ vinyl picture disc. The disc will feature two songs from Kate’s current album, 50 Words For Snow: Lake Tahoe and Among Angels. The … Continue reading

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