Annotation

The first CD features re-recordings of some or all of the performances from tracks originally released on the Kate Bush albums The Sensual World and The Red Shoes.
The second CD is a reissue of The Sensual World which was originally released in 1989.
The third CD is a newly remastered version of The Red Shoes originally released in 1993.
Made in the EU

Annotation last modified on 2018-10-07 09:08 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Director's Cut
# Title Rating Length
1 Flower of the Mountain
5:15
2 The Song of Solomon
4:45
3 Lily
4:05
4 Deeper Understanding
6:33
5 The Red Shoes
4:58
6 This Woman's Work
6:30
7 Moments of Pleasure
6:32
8 Never Be Mine
5:05
9 Top of the City
4:24
10 And So Is Love
4:21
11 Rubberband Girl
4:37
CD 2: The Sensual World
# Title Rating Length
1 The Sensual World
3:59
2 Love and Anger
4:41
3 The Fog
5:13
4 Reaching Out
3:15
5 Heads We're Dancing
5:23
6 Deeper Understanding
4:48
7 Between a Man and a Woman
3:32
8 Never Be Mine
3:46
9 Rocket's Tail
4:10
10 This Woman's Work
5 3:42
11 Walk Straight Down the Middle
3:49
CD 3: The Red Shoes (remastered)
# Title Rating Length
1 Rubberband Girl
4:45
2 And So Is Love
5 4:17
3 Eat the Music
5:08
4 Moments of Pleasure
5:18
5 The Song of Solomon
4:27
6 Lily
5 3:54
7 The Red Shoes
4:02
8 Top of the City
4:14
9 Constellation of the Heart
5 4:47
10 Big Stripey Lie
3:29
11 Why Should I Love You?
5:01
12 You're the One
5:50

Credits

CD 1: Director's Cut

fiddle:
John Sheahan (track 1)
Hammond organ:
Gary Brooker (track 10)
bagpipe and whistle:
Davy Spillane (track 1)
viola and violin:
Nigel Kennedy (track 9)
membranophone:
Steve Gadd (drummer) (tracks 1–5, 8–11)
flute:
Paddy Bush (track 3)
guitar:
Eric Clapton (track 10)
harmonica:
Brendan Power (harmonica player) (tracks 4, 11)
bass:
John Giblin (tracks 2–5, 9–10)
Danny Thompson (English double bass player) (track 11)
Eberhard Weber (track 8)
Del Palmer (track 1)
mandola, mandolin, musical bow and whistle:
Paddy Bush (track 5)
percussion:
Paddy Bush (track 1)
keyboard:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–4, 6, 10–11)
piano:
Kate Bush (tracks 7–9)
guitar family:
Dan McIntosh (Guitarist) (tracks 2–3, 5, 8–9, 11)
additional lyricist:
James Joyce (Irish writer) (track 1)
additional vocals:
Albert McIntosh (track 5)
Jacob Thorn (track 5)
background vocals:
Paddy Bush (track 5)
Colin Lloyd-Tucker (British singer-songwriter) (track 5)
Mica Paris (track 3)
choir vocals:
Ed Rowntree (track 7)
Michael Wood (Tenor--worked with Kate Bush.) (track 7)
composer:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
lead vocals:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
mixer:
James Guthrie (track 2)
Stephen W. Tayler (UK engineer) (tracks 1, 3–5, 8–11)
Del Palmer (tracks 6–7)
producer:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
recording engineer:
Del Palmer (tracks 1–11)
spoken vocals:
Lily Cornford (track 3)
vocals:
Albert McIntosh (track 6)
Янка Рупкина (Yanka Rupkina) (track 4)
Jacob Thorn (track 6)
Trio Bulgarka (tracks 2, 4, 8)
has revision:
Shoe Dance (track 5)
is based on:
later versions:
The Sensual World (track 1)
recording of:
And So Is Love (track 10)
Lily (track 3)
Never Be Mine (track 8)
Rubberband Girl (track 11)
The Red Shoes (track 5)
Top of the City (track 9)

CD 2: The Sensual World

fiddle:
John Sheahan (track 1)
violin:
Nigel Kennedy (track 3)
whip / slapstick:
Paddy Bush (track 1)
cello:
Jonathan Williams (cellist) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
bouzouki:
Dónal Lunny (track 1)
folk harp:
Alan Stivell (tracks 3, 7)
viola:
Nigel Kennedy (track 5)
mandolin:
Paddy Bush (track 4)
membranophone:
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (tracks 2–3, 5, 7–9)
Charlie Morgan (British drummer and percussionist) (tracks 1, 4, 6, 11)
whistle:
Davy Spillane (track 3)
guitar:
David Gilmour (tracks 2, 9)
Alan Murphy (UK session guitarist) (tracks 3, 5)
guitar and percussion:
Del Palmer (track 5)
bass:
John Giblin (tracks 2, 6, 9)
Mick Karn (track 5)
Eberhard Weber (tracks 8, 11)
Del Palmer (tracks 1, 4, 7)
davul:
Paddy Bush (track 6)
valiha:
Paddy Bush (track 2)
uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (tracks 1, 8)
composer:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Del Palmer (tracks 1–10)
recording of:
Love and Anger (track 2)
Never Be Mine (track 8)
Reaching Out (track 4)
Rocket’s Tail (track 9)
The Fog (track 3)
The Sensual World (track 1)
This Woman’s Work (track 10)
version of:

CD 3: The Red Shoes (remastered)

guitar:
Eric Clapton (track 2)
additional guest background vocals:
Lenny Henry (track 11)
composer:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–12)
guest electric guitar:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 11)
guest lead vocals:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 11)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (tracks 1–12)
has remixes:
has revision:
Shoe Dance (track 7)
recording of:
And So Is Love (track 2)
Big Stripey Lie (track 10)
Eat the Music (track 3)
Lily (track 6)
Rubberband Girl (track 1)
The Red Shoes (track 7)
Top of the City (track 8)
You’re the One (track 12)