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Kate Bush has made a sensational return to the concert stage - 35 years after her last, and only, tour.
Bush was kicking off her Before The Dawn "tour" - 22 shows at the Hammersmith Apollo in west London.
It's the same venue she effectively retired from live performances back in 1979, after six weeks on the road.
She may have cut back on the dancing and can't reach the high notes she once did but at 56 she still knows how to put on a show.
She opened with Lily, then Hounds Of Love as she appeared to be putting on a conventional gig.
But after she had sung her hit Running Up That Hill, a dancer came on stage, cannons fired smoke and confetti and the show took on a more dramatised direction.
A domestic scene involving toad in the hole followed in a typically Kate Bush spectacle.
There was huge excitement among fans in the run-up to the first night, which had been described "the musical event of the decade".
Kate's teenage son Bertie was one of the performers.
Bush had asked fans not to take photos or film during the shows - and, unusually, for a modern concert, they respected her wishes.
At the end, a grateful Kate said, "Thank you so much for such a wonderful, warm and positive response."