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Shakin' Stevens And Gilbert O'Sullivan For Glastonbury!

Shakin' Stevens And Gilbert O'Sullivan For Glastonbury!Full line-ups for this year's festival main stages has leaked!

Bonnie Prince Billy Announces New Album Is Ready

Bonnie Prince Billy Announces New Album Is ReadyWill Oldham's follow-up to Letting Go will be out next month

Roger McGuinn's Private Byrds Archives To Be Released

Roger McGuinn's Private Byrds Archives To Be ReleasedFirst unreleased album features the band at the Albert Hall in '71

Coldplay To Play Free Shows In London and New York

Coldplay To Play Free Shows In London and New YorkNew album release will be marked by two special shows

Alex Turner Scores Album Chart Topper Treble

Alex Turner Scores Album Chart Topper TrebleThe Arctic Monkey debuts at number one with Last Shadow Puppets

The Clash's Paul Simonon Dubs Anti-Racism Festival A Success

The Clash's Paul Simonon Dubs Anti-Racism Festival A SuccessThe bassist relives his 1978 Rock Against Racism set with Strummer and co.

Clash Man Closes Anti-Racism Carnival

Clash Man Closes Anti-Racism CarnivalThe Good The Bad And The Queen headline as the sun comes out in London

British Sea Power Joins Latitude Jamboree!

British Sea Power Joins Latitude Jamboree!And Crystal Castles are playing, too!

Okkervil River Confirmed To Headline The Next Club Uncut

Okkervil River Confirmed To Headline The Next Club UncutThe date for your diary is May 20

Kevin Shields And Patti Smith Collaboration Finally Gets Release Date

Kevin Shields And Patti Smith Collaboration Finally Gets Release DateThe Coral Sea now due on July 11

The Hold Steady Prepare To Stay Positive

The Hold Steady Prepare To Stay PositiveCraig Finn exclusively reveals details of follow-up to Boys & Girls In America

Willard Grant Conspiracy To Perform With Jackie Leven

Willard Grant Conspiracy To Perform With Jackie LevenPilgrim's Orchestra featuring Scottish folk artists comes to UK

David Bowie - Tell Us What Your Favourite Song Is and Win!

David Bowie - Tell Us What Your Favourite Song Is and Win!Ziggy Live in Santa Monica CDs up for grabs

Keith Richards Says David Bowie Is 'All Pose'

Keith Richards Says David Bowie Is 'All Pose'Rolling Stone slams the legendary persona changing singer

Bob Dylan and Neil Young Both Headline European Festival

Bob Dylan and Neil Young Both Headline European FestivalThe two greats! In one place! Plus RATM, Spiritualized and The Hives...

Spiritualized To Launch New Single With Instore Gig

Spiritualized To Launch New Single With Instore GigJason Pierce and co also confirmed for Green Man and Glastonbury

Blondie Added To Latitude Festival Bill

Blondie Added To Latitude Festival BillOxford mathrobeat band Foals also join Franz Ferdinand in Suffolk

Charlatans Man Used To Run Marathons 'On E'

Charlatans Man Used To Run Marathons 'On E'Tim Burgess also has some drugs advice for Pete Doherty

Paul McCartney To Play Historic Independence Concert

Paul McCartney To Play Historic Independence ConcertThe Beatle has been invited to play free show for thousands in Kiev

Steve Winwood To Play Intimate London Show

Steve Winwood To Play Intimate London ShowLegendary guitarist swaps Madison Square Garden for the Scala

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Reviewed: Kate Bush, Hammersmith Apollo, August 27, 2014


There is a song on "Aerial", Kate Bush's eighth and possibly best album, called "Bertie". "Here comes the sunshine," it begins, "Here comes that son of mine/Here comes the everything/Here's a song and a song for him." Nine years later, here, perhaps is a show for him: an unexpected comeback; a...