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Efteling TV special

On 12 May 1978 at 7.12pm, the Dutch broadcaster TROS broadcast a 20 minute Kate Bush television special, recorded at the Dutch amusement park Efteling. On 10 May…

Egypt

‘Egypt’ is a song written by Kate Bush. She described the song as ‘an attempted audial animation of the romantic and realistic visions of a country’. The song…

Empty Bullring (the)

‘The Empty Bullring’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was released as the B-side of the single Breathing. Cover versions ‘The Empty Bullring’ was covered by…

Erskine, Peter

Peter Erskine was born in Somers Point, New Jersey (USA) on 5 June 1954. He has played the drums since the age of four. He graduated from the…

Experiment IV

‘Experiment IV’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released as a single on 27 October 1986, ahead of the compilation album The Whole Story,…

Fairy On The Road

Fairy On The Road is an unofficial 3CD package, released by Scorpio in 2016. It features one live show (recorded at the Apollo Theatre, Manchester (UK), 10 April…

Feel It

‘Feel It’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was released on the album The Kick Inside. Three voice and piano tracks were recorded on one day…

Feel It Live

Feel It Live is an unofficial album release featuring the content of the original (official) Live at Hammersmith Odeon release.It was released in 1991 by Living Legend Records,…

Ferry Aid

On 6 March 1987, the ferry Herald of Free Enterprise, leaving Zeebrugge port in Belgium, overturned, killing nearly 200 people. Among the passengers were many British people, using…

Ferry Me Over

‘Ferry Me Over’ is a song written by Kate Bush. Recorded as a demo, presumably in 1976. The song has never been released officially, but it did end…

Flower Of The Mountain

‘Flower Of The Mountain’ is a song written by Kate Bush with text from James Joyce’s Ulysses, used by kind permission of the Trustrees of James Joyce Estate….

Flowers

‘Flowers’ is a song written by Zaine Griff. It was released on Zaine Griff’s second album Figures (1982). The lyrics explicitly refer to the theatre play ‘Flowers’, written…

Fog (the)

‘The Fog’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her sixth studio album ‘The Sensual World’ in 1989. The song features the voice…

Frightened Eyes

‘Frightened Eyes’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was recorded as a demo, presumably in 1976. The song has never been released officially, but it did…

Fullhouse

‘Fullhouse’ is a song written by Kate Bush in 1978. One of three new songs – along with Coffee Homeground and Symphony In Blue – written for the…

Gabriel, Peter

Peter Brian Gabriel (known as Peter Gabriel) was born on 13 February 1950 in Chobham, Surrey, England. He attended Cable House, a private, primary (pre-prep) school in Woking,…

Games Without Frontiers

‘Games Without Frontiers’ is a song written by Peter Gabriel. It was originally released on his third self-titled solo album in 1980. Also released as a single from…

Get Out Of My House

‘Get Out Of My House’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fourth album The Dreaming. Cover versions ‘Get Out Of My…

Gilmour, David

David Gilmour was born in Cambridge, England (UK) on 6 March 1946. His parents encouraged him to pursue his interest in music. After hearing early rock ‘n roll…

Glory Of Gershwin (the)

The Glory Of Gershwin is a compilation album, released on 29 August 1994. It  celebrates the 80th birthday of Larry Adler, one of the world’s most skilled harmonica…

Go Now While You Can

‘Go Now While You Can’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was ecorded as a demo, presumably in 1973. It was planned for inclusion in the…

Goodnight Baby

‘Goodnight Baby’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was recorded as a demo, presumably in 1976. The song has never been released officially, but it did…

Greenpeace

Greenpeace is a compilation album released on 4 June 1985 in the UK and Europe and 19 August 1985 in the USA, featuring the single version of Kate…

Griff, Zaine

Born 4 October 1957 in Auckland, New Zealand, Zaine Griff is a singer-songwriter who was part of the English new wave scene of the 1980s. Although being educated…

Gurdjieff, George

George Gurdjieff was born as George Ivanovich Gurdjieff somewhere between 1866 and 1877 as the son of a Caucasus Greek father and an Armenian mother in Alexandropol (now…

Gymnopédie No. 1

The Gymnopédies, published in Paris starting in 1888, are three piano compositions written by French composer and pianist Erik Satie. He claimed that they were inspired by reading…

Hair Of The Hound (the)

The Hair Of The Hound is a video release from 1986. It contains all four of Kate Bush’s music videos from the album Hounds Of Love. It was…

Hammer Horror

‘Hammer Horror’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was released as the lead single of her second album Lionheart on 27 October 1978. The story of…

Handsome Cabin Boy (the)

Traditional song, recorded by Kate Bush during the sessions for her fifth album Hounds Of Love. It was eventually released as the B-side of the single Hounds Of…

Heads We’re Dancing

Song written by Kate Bush. First released on her sixth studio album The Sensual World. Cover versions ‘Heads We’re Dancing’ was covered by Goodknight Productions and TM Collective….

Hello Earth

‘Hello Earth’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fifth studio album Hounds Of Love. Sixth track of The Ninth Wave suite….

Hello Earth! – The Music Of Kate Bush

Hello Earth! – The Music Of Kate Bush is an album by Theo Bleckmann, released by Winter & Winter on 15 October 2011. Theo Bleckmann is joined by…

Home For Christmas

‘Home For Christmas’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It originally appeared in the BBC television The Comic Strip Presents film Wild Turkey, screened on 24 December…

Home-Recorded Demos (1974) & Studio Demo’s

Home-Recorded Demos (1974) & Studio Demo’s is an unofficial album release featuring 30 demos recorded in the 1970’s by Kate Bush. Track listing The album features the following…

Homeground

Homeground is the longest running Kate Bush fanzine, which started in 1982. The final printed issue, number 79, was published in 2011. It is run by Krystyna Fitzgerald-Morris,…

Honky Tonk Woman

‘Honky Tonk Woman’ is a song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. They wrote it during a holiday in Brazil in December 1968 and January 1969, inspired…

Houdini

‘Houdini’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fourth album, The Dreaming. The song was inspired by Harry Houdini, the escape artist…

Hounds Of Love

‘Hounds Of Love’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fifth studio album Hounds Of Love. Also released as the third single…

Hounds Of Love [album]

Hounds Of Love is the fifth album by Kate Bush, released by EMI Records on 16 September 1985. Two years in the making, the album was written, composed…

How To Be Invisible

‘How To Be Invisible’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her eighth studio album Aerial in 2005. Lyrics I found a book…

I Don’t See Why I Shouldn’t

‘I Don’t See Why I Shouldn’t’ is a song written by Kate Bush. Recorded as a demo, presumably in 1976. The song has never been released officially, but…

I Wanna Be Kate

I Wanna Be Kate is a compilation album of cover versions of Kate Bush songs, as performed by several bands and artists from the Chicago area. A total…

I’m Still Waiting

‘I’m Still Waiting’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released as an extra track on the single release of This Woman’s Work in 1989….

Ibiza

‘Ibiza’ is a song that was reportedly written by Peter Gabriel and Kate Bush and intended for a studio recording in 1979. There were plans to record this…

If You Could See Me Fly [CD]

If You Could See Me Fly is an unofficial album release featuring eighteen demos recorded in the 1970’s by Kate Bush. It was released by Chapter One in…

Illustrated Collector’s Guide To Kate Bush

The Illustrated Collector’s Guide To Kate Bush is a book written by Robert Godwin. First published in 1991, it is a comprehensive discography of Kate Bush from 1978…

In Search Of Peter Pan

‘In Search Of Peter Pan’ is a song written by Kate Bush before her debut in 1978. When the album Lionheart was recorded, it was one of seven…

In The Warm Room

‘In The Warm Room’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her second album Lionheart. The song was written a few years before…

Infant Kiss (the)

‘The Infant Kiss’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was inspired by the gothic horror movie The Innocents, which in turn was inspired by Henry James’…

Inside The Rainbow

Inside The Rainbow is a book compiled by John Carder Bush, published by Sphere on 22 October 2015. The book – which can be seen as a sequel…

James And The Cold Gun

‘James And The Cold Gun’ is a song written by Kate Bush in the first half of the Seventies and it became one of the songs performed by…

Jig Of Life

‘Jig Of Life’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fifth studio album Hounds Of Love. Fifth track of The Ninth Wave…

Joanni

‘Joanni’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her eighth studio album Aerial in 2005. The song was inspired by Jeanne d’Arc. Versions…

Kashka From Baghdad

‘Kashka From Baghdad’ is a song written by Kate Bush, dating back to 1976. It was released on Kate’s second album Lionheart. The recording features Paddy Bush playing…

Kate

Kate is the official name of a Christmas special that was broadcast on BBC television (UK) on 28 December 1979. It was recorded in October 1979 at the…

Kate Bush Complete

Kate Bush Complete is a book released by EMI Music Publishing in July 1987. It features an introduction by Peter Fitzgerald-Morris, co-editor of Homeground. The book presents an…

Kate Bush Covered

Kate Bush Covered is a compilation album of cover versions of Kate Bush songs, as performed by fans and professional musicians. The album came together in the first…

Kate Bush In Concert

Kate Bush In Concert is a 45 minute documentary about Kate Bush’s Tour Of Life in 1979. Two versions of the documentary were produced: one with a German…

Kate Bush [German book]

Kate Bush is a book written by Paul Kerton and translated into German by Sabine Reinhardt. Originally published in 1980 as Kate Bush: An Illustrated Biography, this German…

Kate Bush [Hervé Christiani song]

‘Kate Bush’ is a song written by Hervé Christiani. It was released in 1982 as the B-side of Hervé’s single ‘Radio Bonheur’, and also on the album Il…

Kate Bush [mini-LP]

Kate Bush is a compilation album, released in the USA and Canada on 15 June 1983. EMI Records released this mini-LP because they wanted to promote Kate Bush,…

Kate Bush [Rock ‘n’ Roll Comics]

Issue 58 of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Comics series, published by Revolutionary Comics in the USA on 1 April 1993, is devoted to an unofficial biography of Kate…

Kate Bush: A Visual Documentary

Kate Bush: A Visual Documentary is a book written by Kevin Cann and Sean Mayes. Published by Omnibus Press on 5 December 1988, this 96 page book was…

Kate Bush: An Illustrated Biography

Kate Bush: An Illustrated Biography is a book written by Paul Kerton. Published in 1980, this 112 page biography featured photographs (both in black and white and in…

Kate Bush: Off The Record

Kate Bush: Off The Record is a book published by Stave House on 10 August 1998. This book contains sheet music for full orchestration, including guitar, bass, drums,…

Kate Bush: Princess Of Suburbia

Kate Bush: Princess Of Suburbia is a book written by Fred & Judy Vermorel. Published in 1980, this book (36 pages) was available from Target Books at a…

Kate Bush: The Whole Story

Kate Bush: The Whole Story is a book written by Kerry Juby, published by Sidgwick & Jackson on 20 October 1988. The book consists of 160 page of…

Keeping Me Waiting

‘Keeping Me Waiting’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was recorded as a demo, presumably in 1976. The song has never been released officially, but it…

Kemp, Lindsay

Lindsay Kemp was born in Cheshire, England (UK) on 3 May 1938. He studied with Marcel Marceau in the 1950’s before starting his own company in 1968. Kemp…

Ken

Ken is a song written by Kate Bush, originally recorded for the Comic Strip film GLC: The Carnage Continues. It was released as the B-side of the single…

Kick Inside (the)

‘The Kick Inside’ is a song written by Kate Bush. First released on Kate’s debut album The Kick Inside. The lyrics were inspired by a traditional folk song…

Kick Inside (the) [album]

The Kick Inside is Kate Bush’s debut album, released by EMI Records on 17 February 1978. The album was produced by David Gilmour‘s friend and associate, Andrew Powell…

Kidnapped On A Building Site

‘Kidnapped On A Building Site’ is a song written by Kate Bush. Recorded as a demo, presumably in 1978 or 1979, at London AIR Studios. The song’s title…

Kimiad

‘Kimiad’ is a Breton traditional song. It was recorded by  Alan Stivell and released on the album ‘Again’, which was released by Disques Dreyfus and Mercury in 1993….

King Is Dead (the)

‘The King Is Dead’ is a song written by Peter Cox and Richard Drummie, who together formed the band Go West. They recorded the song on their 1987…

King Of The Mountain

‘King Of The Mountain’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on 24 October 2005 as the first and only single from her eighth…

Kite

‘Kite’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was released as the B-side of Kate Bush’s debut single Wuthering Heights and subsequently included on her debut album…

Lake Tahoe

‘Lake Tahoe’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her tenth studio album 50 Words For Snow in 2011. Formats Although not originally…

Leave It Open

‘Leave It Open’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her fourth album The Dreaming. Versions Only the album version has been released…

Leaving My Tracks

For some time in the first half of the Eighties, Kate Bush considered writing an autobiography. She was asked to write a book probably as early as 1980….

Les Dogs

Les Dogs is a 1990 television film written by Peter Richardson and Pete Richens, directed by Peter Richardson, and part of The Comic Strip Presents series of programmes….

Let It Be

‘Let It Be’ is a song written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was originally recorded by the Beatles and released as a single in March 1970,…

Lily

‘Lily’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her seventh album The Red Shoes. The song is devoted to Lily Cornford, a noted…

Line, The Cross and the Curve (the)

The Line, the Cross and the Curve is a musical short film directed by and starring Kate Bush. Released in 1993, it co-starred Miranda Richardson and noted choreographer…

Lionheart

Lionheart is Kate Bush’s second album, released by EMI Records on 10 November 1978. Like The Kick Inside before it, the album was produced by Andrew Powell. The…

Live at Hammersmith 1979

Live at Hammersmith 1979 is an unofficial album release featuring the content of the original (official) Live at Hammersmith Odeon release, with three bonus tracks.It was released in…

Live at Hammersmith Odeon

Live at Hammersmith Odeon is a recording of a live performance by Kate Bush on 13 May 1979 at the Hammersmith Odeon in London. It was originally released…

Live at the Hammersmith Odeon

Live at the Hammersmith Odeon is an unofficial album release featuring the content of the original (official) Live at Hammersmith Odeon release.It was released on 23 October 2012…

Live In Bristol England 1979

Live In Bristol England 1979 is an unofficial album released by Rock Solid Records in the USA in 1987. It contains a completely unedited audience recording of the…

Live In London 1979

Live In London 1979 is an unofficial album release featuring the content of the original (official) Live at Hammersmith Odeon release.It was released in 1991 by SGRS, an…

The Long And Winding Road

‘The Long And Winding Road’ is a song written by Paul McCartney (and credited to John Lennon and Paul McCartney). It was originally released on the Beatles’ 1970…

Lord Of The Reedy River

‘Lord Of The Reedy River’ is a song written by Donovan Leitch. Originally recorded by Donovan, it was released on his 1971 studio album H.M.S. Donovan. Kate Bush…

Love and Anger

‘Love and Anger’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on her sixth studio album The Sensual World and released as the third single…

Lyra

‘Lyra’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released on the 2007 soundtrack album The Golden Compass from the film of the same name. It…

L’amour Looks Something Like You

‘L’amour Looks Something Like You’ is a song wrtten by Kate Bush in 1977. It was released on Kate’s debut album The Kick Inside. A “goose moon” or…

Magician (the)

‘The Magician’ is a song written by Paul Webster and composed by Maurice Jarre for the film The Magician of Lublin. Kate Bush recorded vocals for this song…

Magician Of Lublin (the)

The Magician Of Lublin is a 1979 film co-written and directed by Menahem Golan. The film is based on the novel The Magician Of Lublin by Isaac Bashevis…

Man I Love (the)

‘The Man I Love’ is a song written by George & Ira Gershwin. It was originally written for the 1927 Fred and Adele Astaire musical, Lady Be Good….

Man With The Child In His Eyes (the)

‘The Man With The Child In His Eyes’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was released on her debut album The Kick Inside. Soon thereafter, it…

Humming

‘Humming’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was recorded as a demo, presumably in 1973. Also known as ‘Maybe’, the song was not released officially, but…