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Paper Crows

Duo consising of Emma Panas (vocals; born in 1992) and Duncan McDougall (electronics; born in 1986). Their debut release was ‘Stand Alight’ in 2010. In 2011 they were…

Evening Standard Theatre Awards

The Evening Standard Theatre Awards, established in 1955, are presented annually for outstanding achievements in London Theatre. Sponsored by the Evening Standard newspaper, they are announced in late…

Capital Radio Awards

The Capital Radio Awards were invented by the radio station Capital Radio to celebrate the biggest names in pop music. During the ceremony on 6 March 1979 at…

Ames, Richard

Richard Ames went to Oxford School in Oxford, before studying Business Studies at North East London Polytechnic HNC. Between 1972 and 1986 he also managed tours with Cockney…

Gondola d’Oro

Italian TV programme, broadcast in 1980 from Venice. Kate Bush appeared in the show with Gary Hurst to perform Babooshka. Kate about Gondola d’Oro For this TV show…

EMI Records

In 1897, two American businessmen, William Barry Owen and Frank Dorian moved to Europe to create a market for recorded sounds. Owen came to London where he started…

South Bank Sky Arts Award

The South Bank Sky Arts Award (originally The South Bank Show Award) is an accolade recognizing British achievements in the arts. The awards have been given annually since…

Kate Bush At The BBC

TV special, produced for BBC Four and originally broadcast on 22 August 2014. The special is a compilation of performances by Kate Bush in various BBC programmes. Track…

Monday Night At The London Palladium

Unofficial album. It contains a completely unedited audience recording of the show at the London Palladium in London on 16 April 1979. Track listing Moving The Saxophone Song…

Rescue Kit

The KT Fellowship Rescue Kit is a piece of merchandise sold during the Before The Dawn live shows in 2014. The contents are as follows: Four postcards Four…

Stars In Their Eyes

Stars in Their Eyes is a British television talent show, based on Joop van den Ende’s Dutch TV format Soundmixshow. It featured a singing contest in which members…

Maskell, Tracy

Tracey Maskell, a 35 year old woman from Kent, England (UK) fulfilled a ‘lifetime ambition’ when she performed Wuthering Heights in the 2 May 1998 episode of the…

Armstrong, Ruth

Born in 1966, Ruth Armstrong started singing when she was very young. As a full-time mum she didn’t get to turn this into a career, but when she…

Hunter, Linzi

Born in 1960, Linzi Hunter started singing in a band at age 14. Two years later she performed in an all girl cabaret show called ‘Rock Follies’. This…

Stephenson, Debra

Born in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England (UK) on 4 June 1972, Debra Stephenson made her first appearance on TV at age 14 in the programme ‘Opportunity…

Fish People

Record label run by Kate Bush since 2011. For a long time, it was unknown why exactly Kate chose this name, but in February 2023 this explanation was…

Halliday, Louise

Louise Halliday from Bridgend’s first memory is hearing The Kick Inside at age three. At nine, she made her stage debut in a production of ‘Annie’. After studying…

Bell, Jaclyn

Jaclyn Bell was born in 1987. As a student of Barrhead High School in Glasgow, Scotland (UK), she participated in a talent show, singing Wuthering Heights when she…

Big Issue (the)

Street newspaper, founded by John Bird and Gordon Roddick as a response to the increasing numbers of homeless people in London. The Body Shop provided a starting capital….

Other Side 2 (the)

Compilation album that was released as part of the Remastered box set. This album was not made available separately.It brings together various B-sides and rare tracks. The compilation…

Other Side 1 (the)

Compilation album that was released as part of the Remastered box set. This album was not made available separately.It brings together various B-sides and rare tracks. The compilation…

In Others’ Words

Compilation album that was released as part of the Remastered box set. This album was not made available separately. Track listing The album consists of the following tracks:-…

12″ Mixes

Compilation album that was released as part of the Remastered box set. This album was not made available separately. Track listing The album consists of the following tracks:-…

Siàn, Beck

Beck Siàn was born in Melbourne, Australia. Her mother is Welsh, and her father was born in England, but is from an Irish family. With Welsh and Irish…

Kate Bush Experience (the)

The Kate Bush Experience was formed in Stockholm in 2007 by Anna-Karin Westerlund, who, after being inspired by Kate Bush for years, decided to form a tribute band….

Muziek Expres

Dutch music magazine, first published in January 1956. Initially the magazine appeared in black and white; from June 1963 onwards there were also pages in colour. Until the…

Vox

British music magazine, first issued in October 1990. It was published by IPC Media as a response to Emap’s Q magazine. It appeared with a format slightly larger…

Música & Som

Portuguese music magazine, founded in 1977. Under the direction of António Luís Mendonça it initially appeared biweekly. From November 1978 onwards, it became a monthly magazine. Special editions related…

Gomme

French goth rock band, formed by Betsy Roszkowiak, Gailla Jany and Hanna Todt. They released their debut single ‘Cut Your Finger’ in 2014. In April 2017, they released…

Yukiko The Witch

French rock band, founded in 1999. The band consists of James Bones (guitar, vocals), Franck Claise (bass) and Diego Hasselhof (electronic drums). They debuted in 2001 with the album…

Electric Blanket

Synthpop duo from Berne, Switzerland, formed by Helena Danis (vocals & casio), Patrick Lerjen (guitar, synth & bass) and Oli Kuster (keyboards & synth-bass).  They debuted in 2002…

Cat-Berro, Sonia

Born in Châteauneuf-sur-Loire, France on 9 February 1973, Sonia Cat-Berro was raised to the music and jazz of Monk, Mingus, and Ella Fitzgerald at the bottle with the…

Zebra Recreation Society

Announcing themselves as “yet another indie pop band”, Zebra Recreation Society released their first track in August 2018, a cover version of Sat In Your Lap.

Bielawski, Kathleen

Born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska (USA), Kathleen Bielawski holds a Master’s degree in Music Composition from the New England Conservatory of Music. She is a voting member…

O’Byrne, Lucy

Born in Dublin, Lucy O’Byrne was singing before she could walk or talk with her family and community groups like Song and Dance Stage School in Baldoyle, North…

Charllotte

Songwriter and vocalist Charllotte was born in the German town of Jever and grew up in several places in Germany and the UK. Thanks to her Swedish mother…

Sidney, Emma

Originating from Melbourne, Australia, Emma has a solid professional background in one of the world’s most prolific jazz cities. A dedicated vocalist since her teens, Emma has performed…

Ebsen, Kiki

Born as Nancy Kiersten Ebsen in Santa Monica, California (USA) on 14 January 1958, Kiki Ebsen spent the first three years of her life on Hutton Drive in…

Liv Kristine

Born as Liv Kristine Espenæs in Stavanger, Norway on 14 February 1976, Liv Kristine joined the gothic metal band Theatre of Tragedy in 1994 as a backing vocalist,…

Eleni, Sophia

Born in Roehampton, London (UK) to British Italian and Cypriot Iranian parents, Sophia Eleni grew up in London and Surrey and attended Hurtwood House, later graduating with a First Class Honours…

Little Beards

Little Beards is Nan Kirkpatrick and Sean Kirkpatrick. In March 2017 they released their debut album ‘Midnight In The Garden Of Chaotic Neutral’. In April 2017, they participated…

Five Mod Four (the)

Band from Madison, Wisconsin (USA), consisting of J. Juchemich (drums, vocals), A. Lambrect (bass, keyboards, vocals), M. Wojtasiak (guitar, bass, vocals) and T. Wood (guitar, keyboards, vocals). The…

PRF Monthly Tribute Series

The idea of the Monthly Tribute Series on PRF is that a band or artist is picked at the start of the month. Musicians have the full month…

Hench

Musician from Los Angeles, California (USA). Between 2003 and now he has released many tracks and albums on the Bandcamp platform. In April 2017, Hench participated in the…

Shut Beak

Actually an anagram of ‘Kate Bush’, Shut Beak recorded a cover version of Army Dreamers entitled ‘Army Runners’ for the PRF Monthly Tribute Series in April 2017. According…

Korean Jeans

Formed in 2010 by Beth McDonald (tuba) and Neal Markowski (non-tuba), Korean Jeans is a noisy duo, who have released four albums until now. Their self-titled debut album…

Astral Prince

Astral Prince is a North Bay musician, who participated in a live performance at Halloween 2016, performing a selection of songs by Kate Bush. Recorded on an iPhone,…

Tk The Prophet

Artist, playing the roles of singer, rapper, songwriter, composer, and producer for his music. Main instruments are keyboard and piano. In 2013 he debuted with the album ‘NeoGenesis’….

Split Infinitives (the)

Project founded by Holden Martinson and Brian Adkins in Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) in 2008. Between then and now they have released over twenty albums, varying in…

Raw Thrills (Insted)

Raw Thrills (Insted) is a music project by Zak Mering. In 2007, they released the album ‘Sound Travels’, which included a cover version of Wuthering Heights, featuring vocals…

Landsberg, Dania

Singer, based in Tel Aviv, who is active in the alternative music scene in Israel. In July 2014 she released a cover version of Army Dreamers, as performed…

Titlucio

Real name: Tony Lucio Fernandez. Lives in Saint-Ouen, Ile-de-France, France. He recorded cover versions of songs from various artists, including a version of This Woman’s Work, which was…

Perhapsy

Active since his college years as a Jazz Studies major at the University of Michigan, Perhapsy is the solo project of musician/graphic-artist Derek Barber, guitarist and songwriter of…

Night House

Electronic folk act Night House is the main project of Brighton based songwriter Nick Williams. Night House blend electronic beats, orchestral arrangements and lyric driven songwriting. Drawing from…

Situations

Situations is the experimentations, meditations & complications of Ashley Altadonna, a transgender singer/songwriter, filmmaker and activist. In April 2017 Situations participated in the PRF Monthly Tribute Series dedicated…

Bank Heist

Bank Heist is a band from Vancouver (Canada). In 2011 they released two singles. Their first single was a cover version of Running Up That Hill. Their second…

Gold Star Band

Gold Star Band is a covers project, based in Sydney (Australia) featuring Michael Earp (artistic direction, autoharp) and Wyatt Moss-Wellington (producer, engineer and all other instruments). Their first…

Stephenson, Nick

At the age of 5, Nick Stephenson heard The Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ for the first time while on the way to the hospital to have his…

Noise Box

Spanish rock band from Murcia, formed at the beginning of the year 2000 by Jesús Cobarro (vocals and guitar), Bienve Campoy (guitar), Helios Sánchez (bass guitar), Luis Pastor…

Nocturne Blue

Nocturne Blue is an art rock band led by Dutch Rall which incorporates elements of post rock, downtempo, dream pop, and frippertronics. Contributing musicians include German composer Markus…

Inman, Chris

Chris Inman is a surrealist songwriter influenced by Nick Drake, Love, David Bowie and The Kinks, amongst others. In 2015 he released ‘The Orphan’s Lament (Rarities)’, which included…

Sister Mantos

Sister Mantos is a music and performance art group based in Los Angeles. They use a psychedelic blend of Latin beats, punk attitude and funk rhythms. They sing…

Anna’s Fanclub

Anna’s Fanclub is Bones Howell, a USA-based rock singer who has released a handful of albums between 2013 and now. He recorded a cover version of Top Of…

Henry, Martin John

Martin John Henry is a Scottish songwriter and founder of the band De Rosa. Between 2006 and 2016 De Rosa released three critically acclaimed albums on the Chemikal…

Chokan, Dmitry

Ukranian pianist and composer, based in Odessa. Using the project name The Landwash Of Eternal Tranquility, he released two albums: ‘The Swallow Fly’ (April 2011) and ‘Glaring Thoughts’…

Ariel

Singer from Brisbane, Australia, who released an EP of demo’s on the Bandcamp platform in April 2012. One of the tracks included was an acoustic cover version of…

Harris, Heidi

Heidi Harris is a self-taught musician and vocalist exploring the genre of ‘New Weird America’. Her creative practice is based on an exploration and intermingling of traditional and…

Porreria

Experimental, ‘noisecore/grindcore’ band from Fortaleza, Brazil, consisting of Cleiton (drums), Bulú (guitars) and Smurf (guitars). Citing influences as far apart as Frédéric Chopin and Napalm Death, they have…

Lane, Iona

Iona Lane a singer, musician and songwriter from North West England. Iona is currently studying for a BA (Hons) Music (Folk) with a scholarship at Leeds College of…

Bright Light Bright Light

Stage name of Rod Thomas, born in Neath, Wales (UK) in 1982 or 1983. He learned to play several instruments as a child including the piano. His first…

Cauac Sky

Band from New Orleans, Louisiana (USA), active between 2008 and 2012. During this time, they released a handful of tracks, including a cover version of Mother Stands For…

Schief, Lindsay

Lindsay Schief is a solo recording artist living in Tucson, Arizona (USA). She was also a member of the band Lake, formed by Ashley Eriksson, Kenny Tarantino, Eli…

Sorrow Stories

Sorrow Stories is Tina Forlorn, a female songwriter, musician, vocalist and producer from London, England (UK). She makes acoustic, alternative and electronic music. Sorrow Stories writes all of…

Elastic No-No Band

Formed in 2004 in Brooklyn, New York (USA) by Justin Remer, Herb Scher, Preston Spurlock, Doug Johnson and John Mulcahy. Their music hovers between alt-country, ’50s rock and…

Draped Urn

Draped Urn is a black/death metal band from Brazil. In May 2016 they released the album ‘Degenerate’. In October 2016 they released a split album with the band…

Meyer, Skot

Skot Meyer is a guitarist based in Secaucus, New Jersey (USA). He has released dozens of tracks on the digital Bandcamp platform, including a cover version of Running…

Andula, Lav

Lav Andula is based in Flagstaff, Arizona (USA). Debuting in 2014 with ‘Dysthymic Autonomy’, the music is best described as dreary electronic darkwave. In 2017, the album ‘x8x’…

Ventura, Gil

Born as Marcello Olmari in Corbetta, Italy on 16 June 1940, Gil Ventura joined the beat band the Bo Bo’s Band in the 1960’s. The following decade he…

Zimmermann, Pete

German musician, based in Hamburg. Between December 2015 and August 2018 he released 11 albums with Italo disco, synthesizer and pop influences. The album ‘Neon Babes In New…

Pet The Cat

Pet The Cat was formed in Port Jefferson, New York (USA). In 2012, they released the EP ‘How Goes It?’, which included a cover version of Wuthering Heights.

Broke City

Broke City was formed in Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) by Joel Pack, Rob Moffitt and Ryan Sanders. They toured throughout the USA and canada with bands like…

H1987

French producer who prefers to work in anonymity. Not much is known about the musical project that is H1987, other than he also goes under the name Graphik(H)…

Liquid Pickles

Liquid Pickles was formed in Leeds (UK) and consists of James A. Smith, Grant K. Fennell and Rob Slater. In December 2013 they released a cover version of…

Vrhovnik Smrekar, Mitja

Born in Ljubljana (Yugoslavia, now Slovenia) on 5 October 1966, Mitja Vrhovnik-Smrekar has been a composer of theater and film music since 1989. He has written music for…

Rusty Tape

Folk rock group formed in the winter of 2011 in Montpellier, France, consisting of Elian (guitar, vocals), Tony (guitar, banjo), Rakel (vocals), Nico (bass,  arrangements, production) and Fabrice…

Glaza

Indie pop band from Moscow (Russia), consisting of Katya (vocals, lyrics), Igor (keyboards, programming), Dima (guitar), Lesha (bass, guitar) and Pride (drums). They released ‘Da EP’ in March…

Kyōgen

Electric dream pop duo from Manchester (UK) consisting of Kyoko Swan and Daniel Broomhall. Swan originally performed solo as Kyōgen, writing and recording in “The Bunker”, an old…

Marvin, Sandra

Sandra starred as Queenie in the musical ‘Showboat’ at the Sheffield Crucible, and then at the New London Theatre. She went on to play in the musical ‘Stepping…

McIntosh, Albert

Born in 1998, Albert McIntosh, also known as Bertie, is the son of Kate Bush and Danny McIntosh. Kate dedicated the song Bertie to him, and also credited…

Hakim, Omar

Born in New York City (USA) on 12 February 1959, Omar Hakim is a graduate from the New York School of Music and Art. He began his career…

Carin, Jon

Born in New York City (USA) on 21 October 1964, Jon Carin started his professional music career with the band Industry as their lead singer, keyboardist and songwriter….

Karlsson, Friðrik

Born on 24 April 1960, Icelandic musician and songwriter Friðrik Karlsson studied classical and jazz/rock guitar and had success with the group Mezzoforte in 1983 with the U.K….

Rhodes, David

Born on 2 May 1956 in London, David Rhodes attended art school, where he developed an interest in music. Shortly after graduation, he began recording and was a…

Juice

Juice are a British a cappella voice trio, specialising in vocals with an experimental edge. The members are Kerry Andrew (alto), Sarah Dacey (soprano) and Anna Snow (soprano)….

Goodknight Productions

Goodknight Productions is based in Australia. They make instrumental covers of mainstream artists. They also create instrumental covers of video game music. Their album ‘Instrumental Covers Of Kate…

Göteborgs Symfoniker

Göteborgs Symfoniker (The Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra) is a Swedish symphony orchestra based in Gothenburg. The GSO is resident at the Gothenburg Concert Hall. The orchestra received the title…

Beethoven Orchester Bonn

The Beethoven Orchester Bonn is a German symphony orchestra based in Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia. It dates back to 1907, when the town of Bonn signed a contract with…

Sandman’s Orchestra (the)

Duo made up of Pierre Laplace, a singer/songwriter from Lille, France, and his niece, Léonie Gabriel. The duo started in 2010 when, during a family lunch, 15-year-old Léonie…

Chrome Canyon

The solo project of New York artist Morgan Z, Chrome Canyon creates analog synth-powered tracks. Morgan spent his youth on the outskirts of southern California’s San Fernando Valley….

Tolins, Nina

American singer and songwriter, based in New York City. She debuted in 2012 with the single ‘Ee Yeah Hey’. The song was included in the EP ‘Nina Nina…