Category Archives: Homeground

Posts relating to Homeground Magazine and its activities


Wishing you all a very happy Christmas and here’s looking forward to a wonderful 2012! This has been without question one of the most extraordinary and exciting years ever to be a Kate Bush fan, we’re so proud of her and thrilled … Continue reading

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HomeGround magazine back issues – Update Christmas 2011

From the reaction we’ve had (and very many thanks for that!) to issue 79, the final print issue of HomeGround magazine, some readers may want to make up missing issues in their HomeGround collection. The best place to get back … Continue reading

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Final print edition of HomeGround! Order your copy now!

Issue 79 of HomeGround – The Kate Bush Magazine is going to print this coming weekend. From Homeground: “This is the final printed magazine but HomeGround will continue via the website. Please pre-order your magazine no later than 2nd December … Continue reading

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HomeGround 79 now due for December

After all the excitement of this year issue 79 of HomeGround, the last print issue, is now scheduled to be published in December after the release of 50 Words for Snow.  We want to carry views on the new album, on Wildman as … Continue reading

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Congratulations Guy!

Last night at the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, long-time supporter and reader of HomeGround, Guy Pearce, won an Emmy award for Best Supporting Actor in the TV mini-series, Mildred Pierce. Guy acted opposite Kate Winslet, who also won an … Continue reading

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HomeGround book and mag latest

The completed sections of the HomeGround Anthology have now been sent to the publisher. These take the story to 2006 and at present comprise 1132 pages. We will now be in discussion as to how this material is presented and … Continue reading

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Happy 29th birthday to HomeGround Magazine!

“Hello there…this is ‘Homeground’, the first serious attempt at a Kate Bush fanzine…” Almost 30 years ago, Dave Cross wrote these words in the very first issue of HomeGround. It was on the 18th May 1982 that Dave first said … Continue reading

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BBC Radio Bristol chat to Dave and Seán about Kate!

Well, the excitement generated by yesterday’s truly special John Wilson interview with Kate (longer version here) has continued today with BBC Radio Bristol devoting a sizeable portion of their Afternoon Show with Anna King to Kate. As well as replaying parts of … Continue reading

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HomeGround issue 79

Now that the first draft of the book is finished we have moved on to make a start on the much delayed issued 79 of HomeGround. We expect this now to be published in the Autumn. As ever we would … Continue reading

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The HomeGround Book – glimpse of the Cover Art

Work on the HomeGround anthology is still ongoing, though we are near the end of the first working draft (I’m currently working on the final part of the “Five Years Ago”/News/etc chronology for 2005-2008). Here is a glimpse of ideas … Continue reading

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The HomeGround logo reimagined

For the HomeGround book we asked major fantasy artist Peter Pracownik to reimagine the HomeGround logo in his inimitable style: This therefore is the image which will adorn the title and section pages

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Welcome to the new site!

Hello! We’ve been busy making the site more user-friendly and hopefully you’ll find it useful. All the news and content from the old version of the site is here, now fully searchable and archived! At last. You’ll see that Homeground … Continue reading

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Kate Bush books – a round up of publications coming your way!

Hi all, I’m still trying to find the time to get the site re-launched, getting to grips with a number of options right now, please bear with me, I’ve been posting bits of news in the Twitter feed which you’ll … Continue reading

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New Beck Sian album released, plus more updates from HomeGround!

21st October 2009: A quiet year as far as Kate herself is concerned, although we still hear whispers about a track recorded with Rolf Harris – mostly from Rolf himself! More on that when we get more solid confirmation. In … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Kate!

30th July 2009: A very Happy Birthday to Kate today – hope you have a great one! In other news check out the HomeGround Page for updates on Glastonbury, Haworth, HomeGround the Book (getting excited yet?!) and an announcement on how the … Continue reading

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