Waking the Witch (3:39)

Cover of Hounds of Love

From Hounds of Love and 2 other releases

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  • Tidal__

    I love the recurrence of the "Little light..." lyric in the beginning.

    12 Sep 2:34pm Reply
  • hudgie

    I hear an influence on Current 93, NWW, Coil and Skinny Puppy, in that order on this track.

    26 Aug 4:14am Reply
  • smokingcinema

    queen <3

    11 Jun 10:58pm Reply
  • Lucky_star69

    The beginning of this song is the most calming thing in the world. [3]

    3 Jun 6:08pm Reply
  • fran_madlener

    one night I was listening to Hounds of Love in bed, and I was half asleep when this song started, it felt like some lucid nightmare. traumatizing.

    10 May 8:00pm Reply
  • JustAKayee

    The beginning with all the voices sounds like depression.

    7 Apr 5:47pm Reply
  • Aotus

    I remember being in a music store (remember those) in 1985. The staff put this song on the sound system. At the 1:19 mark - a quiet track went WHAM! And at 1:38, the modulation made the hair stand up on the back of my neck. That was my introduction to the brilliant Kate Bush.

    4 Apr 7:39pm Reply
  • Abomination317

    The beginning of this always reminded me of the scene in the BFG film when it's nighttime at the orphanage.

    21 Mar 8:10pm Reply
  • sl8221958

    Confess to me, girl.

    19 Mar 6:15pm Reply
  • VOLT4

    The beginning of this song is the most calming thing in the world. [2]

    16 Mar 10:20pm Reply
  • jpzitoleopold

    eargasm

    5 Mar 3:41pm Reply
  • fatcon

    The beginning of this song is the most calming thing in the world.

    15 Feb 6:24am Reply
  • Borbus

    Title makes me think of Left 4 Dead.

    17 Jan 4:46pm Reply
  • BrenoLeonardo

    RED RED ROSES,PINKS AND POSIES

    4 Jan 12:48am Reply
  • Domenic182

    TOO SCARY

    23 Dec 2013 Reply
  • protoporfiryna

    The beginning is just breathtaking. And then comes the rest - surprising, terrifying, gorgeous.

    1 Dec 2013 Reply
  • mechanism_eight

    I like the bells in this song that ended up being kind of a "preview" to the start of The Sensual World

    16 Aug 2013 Reply
  • garretlittler

    so sick

    16 Aug 2013 Reply
  • firefly2811

    excellent

    12 Aug 2013 Reply
  • Ennish

    Absolutely eargasmic. My goodness.

    16 Jun 2013 Reply
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