Kate Bush ‎– Never For Ever

EMI ‎– 7C 064-07339
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold

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A1 Babooshka
Backing Vocals – Gary HurstBalalaika, Backing Vocals – Paddy BushDrums – Stuart ElliottElectric Bass – John GiblinElectric Guitar [Electric Guitars] – Alan Murphy, Brian BathElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Max MiddletonSynthesizer [C.S.80] – Kate Bush
A2 Delius (Song Of Summer)
Bass Vocals [Bass Voices] – Ian Bairnson, Paddy BushElectric Guitar – Alan MurphyPercussion [Additional] – Preston HeymanPerformer [Delius], Sitar – Paddy Bush
A3 Blow Away (For Bill)
Acoustic Guitar – Brian BathArranged By [String Arrangement] – Max MiddletonDrums, Percussion – Preston HeymanElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Max MiddletonFretless Bass – Del PalmerStrings – The Martin Ford Orchestra*
A4 All We Ever Look For
Acoustic Guitar – Alan Murphy, Brian BathBacking Vocals – Andrew Bryant, Gary Hurst, Paddy Bush, Preston HeymanKoto – Paddy BushSynthesizer [Fairlight] – Duncan MackaySynthesizer [Yamaha CS80] – Kate Bush
A5 Egypt
Drums, Percussion – Preston HeymanElectric Bass – Del PalmerElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Synthesizer [Mini-Moog] – Max MiddletonPsaltery [Strumento De Porco], Backing Vocals – Paddy BushSynthesizer [Prophet 5] – Mike Moran
B1 The Wedding List
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Max MiddletonBass – Del PalmerDrums, Percussion, Backing Vocals – Preston HeymanElectric Guitar – Alan MurphyElectric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Brian BathElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Max MiddletonHarmonica, Saw [Musical Saw], Backing Vocals – Paddy BushStrings – Martin Ford Orchestra*
B2 Violin
Drums – Preston HeymanElectric Bass – Del PalmerElectric Guitar – Brian BathElectric Guitar, Soloist – Alan MurphyPerformer [Banshee] – Paddy BushViolin – Kevin Burke (2)
B3 The Infant Kiss
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Adam Sceaping*, Jo Sceaping*Electric Guitar – Alan MurphyViol – Adam Sceaping*Viola da Gamba [Lironi] – Jo Sceaping*
B4 Night Scented Stock 0:51
B5 Army Dreamers
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Brian BathBacking Vocals, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Bass [Bass Acoustic Guitar] – Alan MurphyBacking Vocals, Mandolin – Paddy BushBodhrán – Stuart ElliottSynthesizer [Fairlight] – Duncan Mackay
B6 Breathing
Backing Vocals – Roy HarperDrums – Stuart ElliottElectric Guitar – Alan Murphy, Brian BathElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Max MiddletonFretless Bass – John GiblinPercussion – Morris PertSynthesizer [Prophet] – Larry Fast

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Glossy, gatefold cover.

Album and Label Designs and Artwork © Novercia Ltd. 1980
℗ 1980 Original Sound Recording made by EMI Records Limited.

Richard Burgess and John Walters appear courtesy of RCA Records.
Published by Kate Bush Music Ltd. © 1980

Kate Bush Music Ltd / EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Made In Sweden

The drums on A2 are jokingly credited to "Roland", in reference to the drum machine maker.

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  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Stamped): 7C 062 07339 A Å
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Stamped): 7C 062 07339 B Å
  • Other (Price Code): 4

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EMA 794 Kate Bush Never For Ever(LP, Album, Gat) EMI EMA 794 UK 1980 Sell This Version
32 404 6 Kate Bush Never For Ever(LP, Album, Clu) EMI 32 404 6 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
P-2980 Kate Bush Never For Ever(Cass, Album) Premier Super P-2980 1980 Sell This Version
CP32-5276 Kate Bush Never For Ever(CD, Album) EMI CP32-5276 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
TC-EMA 794, OC 264-07 339 Kate Bush Never For Ever(Cass, Album) Sout El Hob - EMI, Sout El Hob - EMI TC-EMA 794, OC 264-07 339 Egypt Unknown Sell This Version