50 Words For Snow [180 Gram Vinyl] (LP)


Kate Bush

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“I was born in a cloud/Now I am falling/I want you to catch me/Look up and you'll see me,” Kate Bush croons, opening her 10th album, 50 Words for Snow, with an appropriately ethereal set of lines that could sound banal coming out of any mouth other than Bush's, who has a knack for connecting human emotion to the magical and invented. 50 Words for Snow is perhaps her slowest burning record — don't look for the rabble rousing of “Hounds of Love” or “Get Out of My House” here. Instead, it's a deeply contemplative record that relies on little more than Bush's piano and ever more weathered vocals, exploring stark emotional territory in seven expansive and evocative tracks. The album is more of a complete experience than one in which you find individual songs to pull out, with each song stretching past seven minutes, though the propulsive “Wild Man,” Elton John duet as supernatural love story “Snowed in at Wheeler Street” and swirling title track, featuring spoken word by Stephen Fry, all are standouts. It's an album that once again affirms Bush's talents and desire to stretch musically and thematically past her already formidable catalog. Read More


Track Listing



Side A Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Snowflake
Kate Bush 09:47
2.
Lake Tahoe
Kate Bush 11:08


Side B Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Misty
Kate Bush 13:32


Side C Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Wild Man
Kate Bush 07:16
2.
Snowed In At Wheeler Street
Kate Bush 08:05


Side D Titles
Artist
Length
1.
50 Words For Snow
Kate Bush 08:30
2.
Among Angels
Kate Bush 06:48

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