“Gorgeously contemplative collection of seasonal chamber pieces”: BBC TV Review Show

Very enthusiastic report by Stuart Maconie (introduced as an ‘super fan’) on BBC 2’s The Review Show. The programme blurb says:

Kate Bush fans waited six years for a new album to follow 2005’s Ariel and this year two came along in a matter of months. The first – Director’s Cut – was a collection of reworked and rerecorded material but 50 Words for Snow which is released on 21 November contains seven brand new songs. We asked super fan Stuart Maconie to take a listen and explain the enduring attraction of the mighty Bush.”

Stuart says this is the album he always wanted Kate to make. The segment is at the end of the programme about 29 minutes into the stream.

About Peter

My Kate CV: Kate fan since 1978. Saw Tour of Life at the London Palladium 1979. Went to first KBC Convention 1980. Founded Homeground with Dave 1982. Worked on 1985, 1990, and 1994 Kate Bush Conventions, and the 1986 Video Party with Dave, Lisa of KBC and Krys. Appeared in videos for The Big Sky and Experiment IV. Wrote Introduction, Chronology and Discography for EMI Music Publishing's 1987 "Kate Bush Complete". Wrote the sleeve note for the remastered 1998 reissue of "Hounds of Love". Invited to write sleeve notes for other reissues which never happened. My other CV: born 1955 in Bermondsey London, educated at Galleywall Primary, Walworth Comprehensive, and London School of Economics BSc(Econ)(Hon) 1976. Currently an Officer of the Crown Court determining legal costs in crminal cases. Met Krys in 1982 through Homeground, we were engaged on Glastonbury Tor on Kate's birthday in 1983, and married in November 1984.
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