By Graeme Thomson

The first ever in-depth learn of Kate Bush's existence and profession, lower than the Ivy beneficial properties over 70 special and revealing new interviews with those that have considered from up shut either the general public artist and the non-public lady: old-fashioned neighbors, early band pals, long term studio collaborators, former managers, manufacturers, musicians, video administrators, dance teachers and checklist corporation executives.

It undertakes an entire research of Bush's art.  each an important point of her song is mentioned from her ground-breaking sequence of albums to her solo stay journey, her pre-teen poetry and ratings of unreleased songs.

Combining a wealth of latest study with rigorous severe scrutiny, below the Ivy deals a string of clean insights and views on her strange upbringing in South London, the blossoming of her expertise, her enduring impacts and designated operating tools, her rejection of concert, her pioneering use of the studio, her key relationships and her slow retreat right into a semi-mythical privacy.

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