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Hear Elvis Costello's "New Basement Tapes" track, with lyrics by Bob Dylan

Hear Elvis Costello's "New Basement Tapes" track, with lyrics by Bob DylanA second track, " Married To My Hack", has been released from the forthcoming Lost On The River:...

George Harrison box set due for release

George Harrison box set due for releaseA box set of George Harrison's first six solo albums will be released on September 22. The albums...

Ryan Adams streams new album online

Ryan Adams streams new album onlineRyan Adams is streaming his new, self-titled album online ahead of its official release. Adams...

Listen - Prince debuts two new songs

Listen - Prince debuts two new songsPrince has released a song from each of the two albums he is set to release on September 29. As...

Exclusive! Hear the Grateful Dead perform "Eyes Of The World" live in 1990

Exclusive! Hear the Grateful Dead perform "Eyes Of The World" live in 1990Over the last few weeks, Uncut has been streaming tracks from the Grateful Dead's forthcoming 23-...

Radiohead update official app with new music

Radiohead update official app with new musicRadiohead have updated their official PolyFauna app with new music. The app was first unveiled this...

Neil Young reportedly to release new album, Storytone, in November

Neil Young reportedly to release new album, Storytone, in NovemberNeil Young is reportedly to release a new album, called Storytone, in November. Photographs have...

Kate Bush becomes the first female artist in UK history to have eight simultaneous Top 40 albums

Kate Bush becomes the first female artist in UK history to have eight simultaneous Top 40 albumsKate Bush has become the first female artist in UK history to have eight albums in the Top 40 at...

Bruce Springsteen to release graphic novel

Bruce Springsteen to release graphic novelBruce Springsteen is set to release a graphic novel.

The Kinks deny that they will reunite without Dave Davies

The Kinks deny that they will reunite without Dave DaviesThe Kinks have denied reports that they will reunite without band member Dave Davies. In an...

Johnny Marr: 'If I was in the pub I wouldn't have written the riff in 'How Soon Is Now'"

Johnny Marr: 'If I was in the pub I wouldn't have written the riff in 'How Soon Is Now'"Johnny Marr has spoken about the famous riff in The Smiths' 'How Soon Is Now', saying that his...

Ryan Adams: “Smoking pot saved my ass”

Ryan Adams: “Smoking pot saved my ass”Ryan Adams lets us into his Pax-Am Studio in the new issue of Uncut, dated October 2014 and out now.

Arcade Fire cover Bo Diddley during Chicago gig - watch

Arcade Fire cover Bo Diddley during Chicago gig - watchArcade Fire covered iconic blues artist Bo Diddley during their gig in Chicago on August 26....

Echo And The Bunnymen announce November UK tour dates

Echo And The Bunnymen announce November UK tour datesEcho And The Bunnymen have announced details of UK tour dates in November and December as well as a...

Production issues delay latest Paul McCartney Archive Collection releases

Production issues delay latest Paul McCartney Archive Collection releasesPaul McCartney's re-releases of Wings albums 'Venus And Mars' and 'At The Speed of Sound' have been...

Steve Albini: “I’d do another Jimmy Page and Robert Plant album in a heartbeat”

Steve Albini: “I’d do another Jimmy Page and Robert Plant album in a heartbeat”Steve Albini answers your questions in the new issue of Uncut, dated October 2014 and out now.

Nick Drake “was not reticent… 95 per cent of his vocals went down live”

Nick Drake “was not reticent… 95 per cent of his vocals went down live”The real Nick Drake is revealed in the fascinating cover story of the new Uncut – not as a tragic,...

Morrissey compiles tracklisting for new Ramones compilation

Morrissey compiles tracklisting for new Ramones compilationMorrissey has reportedly compiled the tracklisting for a new compilation album from the Ramones. A...

Kate Bush plays her first live show in 35 years

Kate Bush plays her first live show in 35 yearsKate Bush last night (August 26) made her return to stage after a 35 year absence in a show that...

Bob Dylan to release complete Basement Tapes sessions

Bob Dylan to release complete Basement Tapes sessionsBob Dylan will release The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 on November 3. The...

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Some more thoughts on Kate Bush and Alice Gerrard


On Sunday, Kate Bush inadvertently staged a one-woman assault on the British charts. This week, 11 records in the Official UK Albums Chart are by Bush – not bad, really, for a woman who has only really released nine new studio albums in the past 36 years.

Apart...