Home » TV News & Celebrity Gossip » Kate Bush’s Comeback Exceeds Expecations

Kate Bush’s Comeback Exceeds Expecations



Kate Bush’s comeback has exceeded all expectations as she wooed crowds with celebrities including Pink Floyd’s David Gilmore. Her dramatic comeback concert was full of surprises, including a helicopter rescue, but everyone’s real focus was on Kate herself. After 35 years away from the limelight, she still knows how to strut her stuff.


Kate Bush

Kate Bush photographed on her live comeback at London’s Hammersmith Apollo. Credit: Murray Chalmers PR

Kate Bush’s comeback gig has received rave reviews from most British newspapers, with one critic placing it among the most ambitious pop shows in history.

The singer’s first show in 35 years featured smoke cannons, actors dressed as fish and a helicopter rescue – as well as a domestic scene featuring toad in the hole.

It’s quite stunning, undoubtedly the most ambitious, and genuinely moving, piece of theatrical pop ever seen on a British stage.

– ANDY GILL, THE INDEPENDENT

As if that wasn’t enough, it also featured some of her biggest hits, including Hounds of Love and Running Up That Hill – though no rendition of Wuthering Heights.

However, much of the set focused on two suites of lesser-known songs that were dramaticised in typically eccentric style.

Hers is a large scale spectacle, vividly realised and unlike anything else in town.

– JAN MOIR, DAILY MAIL

Tickets for the run of 22 shows at Hammersmith Apollo – all 80,000 of them – sold out in less than 15 minutes after they were announced, while the first night was billed “the musical event of the decade”.

Source: http://www.itv.com/news/2014-08-27/kate-bush-comeback-critics-hail-one-of-the-most-ambitious-shows-in-history/

Kate Bush’s Photographic Exhibit Coincides with Tour

Hertfordshire-born singer Kate Bush returns to the stage tonight – 35 years after her only tour.

The star will perform live to kick off a sold-out 22-show run at the Hammersmith Apollo in west London – the same venue where she effectively retired from live performances after six weeks on the road in 1979.

To commemorate the event, Snap Galleries in Piccadilly Arcade are hosting an exhibition of previously unseen images of the star by renowned portrait photographers Gered Mankowitz and Guido Harari.

.
Credit: ITN/Gered Mankowitz/Guido Harari

Finish this article here: http://www.itv.com/news/london/2014-08-26/kate-bush-photographic-exhibition-to-coincide-with-sold-out-tour/

Kate Bush is surpassing all expectations with her comeback. Even celebrities such as Pink Floyd’s David Gilmore attended her comeback concert and claim she hasn’t “lost anything” over the years she wasn’t active. Kate Bush fans are overjoyed with her return to the spotlight and Kate is happy with her performances also.

Share this post to your friends!
facebook
twitter
stumbleupon
Delicious
reddit
Digg

Tags » ,

Most recent posts:

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

£45,000 tax free cash a Jeep Cherokee Longitude Plus a four night trip to London & more! To enter you must be 18+. Date & age restrictions apply. Entries made after lines close at 5pm on Monday 13th February will not count and may still be charged. Post closes...
Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

The competition closes at 5pm on Friday 4th September 2015. Maximum value of the kitchen is £29,700.00 including VAT. What do the monkeys find in the fridge? (A) Apples (B) Bananas (C) Monkeys - we think B!...
Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

As shown on ITV Monday 27th July to Friday 31st July and Monday 17th August to Friday 21st August. The closing date for online entries is midday Thursday 27th August. No question to answer. Enter 5 times per phone number....


Find the ITV Competitions site useful? Please tell your friends (thanks!) --->>>

TV Competitions

Did you know the UK have the biggest free entry television viewer competitions in the world?

Weekly prize draws and competitions often top a quarter of a million pounds in cash prizes, holidays, gadgets and cars, with television station itv being the most generous.

Most TV programmes have a free online entry format, however some (such as Channel 5) do not & entry must be made by expensive sms or postcard

We post free entry internet & tv competitions here daily so keep an eye out!


x
Signup For Notifications

Enter your email and never miss a winning opportunity again...

TV Competition updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner