Category Archives: Paddy Bush

News relating to Kate’s brother Paddy

Paddy Bush – World Routes in Madagascar – Listen to programme 4!

It’s been a year since we heard the last part of this excellent BBC Radio 3 series, presented by Lucy Duran. As she says herself, “what makes this island of strange dreams, ancestral worship and sorcery so special is its … Continue reading

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Some photos from Paddy’s exhibition

I’ve been meaning to share these pictures with you. Earlier last month Paddy Bush invited me along to the opening of his exhibition “The Road to Marovany – the art and craft of Paddy Bush” at the Blue Wall Gallery … Continue reading

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Paddy Bush exhibition in Cavan, Ireland!

This is fantastic. We’ve been following the travels and music of Kate’s brother Paddy since we started this site and this summer it is all being brought together in a unique exhibition called The Road to Marovany – The Art … Continue reading

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Catch-up #3 Paddy Bush plays on new Colin Lloyd Tucker album!

Excited about this as a) we haven’t heard much musically from Paddy for a bit, and b) Colin is rather excellent! Paddy is guesting on Colin Lloyd Tucker’s new album, ‘Inner Nutshell‘, more than two years in the making. The album … Continue reading

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Christmas message from Kate plus Dec/Jan/Feb Newsbits

A short message from Kate on her official site: “Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a very happy New Year. With love, Kate x”… A concert in Joe’s Bar New York April 2nd features vocalist Theo Bleckmann interpreting the work of … Continue reading

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Paddy Bush – news on special Kate compiled CD (& Paddy’s documentary).

Paddy Bush, Kate’s brother, has let me know that the World Music magazine Songlines are including Kate next month as part of a series of regular features called “My World” (rather like a world music desert island discs). Paddy, who writes … Continue reading

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HomeGround 66: New album and re-masters updates, plus new article from Paddy Bush….

Press articles that mention Kate are often quoted on this site, but it’s only with the much-anticipated publication of each issue of HomeGround magazine that we get a comprehensive dose of the latest inside news, comment and reportage on the … Continue reading

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HomeGround 65 reports on new album, the CD remasters and that Dinosaur track…..

As expected, HomeGround magazine’s latest issue has provided important updates on several interesting Kate news stories. The Summer 2000 edition reveals that “Kate is continuing to work steadily on a new album”. However they say that “the most realistic forecasts for … Continue reading

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Paddy Bush special CD offer…plus the Kate CD remasters are coming….

HomeGround magazine has a very special feature in its next issue (65) due out in the next couple of weeks. Paddy Bush has written a fascinating article for the publication on his explorations into Madagascan music, from his early discovery of … Continue reading

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Paddy Bush Produces Justin Vali

Don’t forget to check out “The Sunshine Within” the latest album from Justin Vali (pictured). Produced by Paddy Bush, it has been highly acclaimed and made number 22 in the Tower Records critics chart of the 100 best World Music albums ever. … Continue reading

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Kate & Rolf Harris

April 22nd: Following on from the story below a new book about Rolf Harris, also commemorating his seventieth birthday has just been released in the UK entilted “The Court Of King Rolf” edited by Mark Walker. Among its celebrity anecdotes and tributes … Continue reading

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More Newsbits

More Newsbits: Record Collector magazine have some interesting news for collectors in their December edition; the ultra-rare Eat The Music 7″ single (only seventeen copies exist?) is placed at number 17 in the magazine’s “100 rarest records ever” listing in … Continue reading

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Paddy Bush documentary. Kate: “busy”!

The August 1998 Kate Bush Club leaflet has been mailed to fans. The KBC had the following to say: “Contrary to the usual Chinese whispers type rumours whizzing around the internet and press, there is no imminent release date for … Continue reading

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