Ann Powers at the LA Times music blog considers who hasn’t been, and ought to be, nominated for the (US) Rock and Roll Hall of Fame:

“Kate Bush: The godmother of New Wave, a pioneer of electronic music and the definitive artist of what I call “ultrafemme” pop, this thorny English rose is probably too reclusive to ever make it into the Rock Hall’s party crowd. But with artists like Maxwell and Big Boi speaking up for her, Bush is ripe for reevaluation.”