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Kate Bush

Cloudbusting (5:10)

Like Bush's first hit "Wuthering Heights," this is based on a book. It was inspired by Peter Reich's 1973 Book of Dreams, which describes his father Wilhelm's arrest for contempt of court.

Wilhelm Reich was an Austrian psychiatrist who was trained in Vienna by Sigmund Freud. His work combined Marxism and psychoanalysis to advocate sexual freedom. In the 1930s, Reich came up with the concept of "orgone," a physical energy…

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I still dream of Orgonon
I wake up crying you're making rain
And you're just in reach
When you and sleep escape me

Kate Bush - Cloudbusting Lyrics


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  • I just know that something good is gonna happen, I don't know when but just saying it could even making it happen
  • The story that this song is based off of is so sad... Still, a great song anyways.
  • this is so so good
  • beautiful
  • Wonderful song & video.
  • One of the best made music videos :)
  • <333333
  • always
  • I love Kate. Such a rare talent.
  • Love it.

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