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I Was There - Gigs That Changed The World

Kate Bush, The Tour of Life, 1979


The first and (up until very recently) last tour of a mercurial pop superstar. A show that aimed to combine music, dance, poetry, mime, burlesque, magic and theatre, was it too ambitious for its own good? Or did it change what could be achieved in pop?

Anthony Van Laast, Kate Bush choreographer
Richard Ames, Tour manager
Graeme Thomson, Kate Bush writer

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