Eighth album by Kate Bush, released by EMI Records on 7 November 2005. It is Bush’s first double album, and was released after a twelve year absence from the music industry during which Bush devoted her time to family and the raising of her son, Bertie. The cover features a waveform of a blackbird song superimposed over a glowing photograph.
The album consists of the following tracks:
- King Of The Mountain
- Mrs. Bartolozzi
- How To Be Invisible
- A Coral Room
- An Architect’s Dream
- The Painter’s Link
- Aerial Tal
- Somewhere In Between
The album was originally released on a double LP, a double CD and a digital download. The first edition of the CD features 9 tracks on disc 2, later editions – released on the Fish People label – feature one long track entitled ‘An endless sky of honey’.
In 2023, a Goldy Locks colour vinyl 2LP was released.