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UFO

A UFO, or Unidentified Flying Object, is the popular term for any aerial phenomenon that cannot immediately be identified. Most UFOs are identified on investigation as conventional objects…

Uillean Pipes

The uilleann pipes are the characteristic national bagpipe of Ireland. Earlier known in English as “union pipes”, their current name is a partial translation of the Irish-language term…

Ukelele Orchestra Of Great Britain

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain (UOGB) is a musical ensemble featuring ukuleles in different registers. They play and sing music from a variety of musical genres, all…

Ultimate Music Guide (the)

Publication created by Mojo, in which one artist is the focus of a glossy magazine, filled with interviews, articles and reviews. The issue about Kate Bush was first…

Ultrawave

German trance act consisting of Christian Gilcher and Marcel Meyer, who recorded a cover version of Running Up That Hill with vocals by Tony Leypoldt.

Ulysses

Ulysses is a modernist novel, written by Irish writer James Joyce. It was first serialised in parts in the American journal ‘The Little Review’ from March 1918 to…

Un Baiser d’Enfant

‘Un Baiser d’Enfant’ is a song written by Kate Bush with French lyrics by Fran├žois Cahan. It is the French version of the song The Infant Kiss. Recorded…

Uncut

Uncut is a monthly magazine based in London. It is available across the English-speaking world, and focuses on music, but also includes film and books sections. The magazine…

Under Ice

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

Under Review

Under Review is an unofficial documentary which looks at the music and career of Kate Bush. It features promo films, interviews with Kate and with colleagues, producers, musicians…

Under The Ivy

‘Under The Ivy’ is a song written by Kate Bush. It was originally released as the B-side of the single Running Up That Hill in 1985. Performances Kate…

Under The Ivy [website]

Under The Ivy was a website dedicated to Kate Bush, created by Garrick Twinney. The information on this website included pictures of Kate’s 1994 appearance on Top Of…

Under The Ivy Bush

Under The Ivy Bush is an unofficial Kate Bush album released in 1987 by Cunningham Records. The first two tracks are taken from Peter’s Pop Show in 1985,…

Under The Ivy fanzine

The international Kate Bush fanzine Under The Ivy appeared in 1985 and 1986, with six issues. The fanzine was run by Simon Williams, Carmel Whelton, Pauline Whelton and…

Under The Ivy: The Life & Music Of Kate Bush

Under The Ivy: The Life & Music Of Kate Bush is a book written by Graeme Thomson. It was originally published on 1 May 2010, a revised and…

Unwoman

Unwoman (aka Erica Mulkey) is a San Francisco-based cellist-singer-songwriter. Layered with skillful cello, rich vocals, and beats, her music is a darkly futuristic homage to her classical training….

Up To Something Weird

Up To Something Weird is a fanzine dedicated to Kate Bush, released in the autumn of 1992 by Steven Atherton from London. Only one issue was ever published.

Ure, Midge

James “Midge” Ure, OBE was born on 10 October 1953 in Cambuslang, Lanarkshire, Scotland. His stage name, Midge, is a phonetic reversal of Jim, the diminutive form of…

Utah Saints

Utah Saints originally met as music promoters and DJs for the Mix Nightclub in Harrogate in the early 1990’s. They began as MDMA (Mega Dance Music Allegiance), featuring…

Utterly Utterly Live At The Shaftesbury Theatre: Comic Relief

On 4, 5 and 6 April 1986, comedians like Lenny Henry, Rowan Atkinson and Billy Connoly and musicians like Cliff Richard, Howard Jones and Kate Bush came together…