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SOH on BBC R2 with Simon Mayo & Jamie Cullum….

June 22nd 2011

Radio 2 is shaking up the schedule for 2DAY – a 12 hour on-air celebration of some of the wonderful things the station has to offer.

Kicking off the extravaganza, Radio 2’s jazz presenter Jamie Cullum and Sony award winning Drivetime host Simon Mayo launch 2DAY, previewing the day’s shows and events, and playing some of their personal favourite tracks including Show of Hands’ ‘Root’s about 6mins 30secs in ……..Listen now

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The Long Way Home

The landmark new release sees the band returning to their musical folk roots.

‘Immaculately packaged, beautifully produced, finely recorded' and ‘a thoughtful album of warm shades and lower temperature that sounds surprisingly…well…folkie’ - Colin Irwin, fRoots

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Show of Hands are undeniably one of the strongest current forces in acoustic music - England's finest and most popular roots duo and something of a "people's band".

"Formidable operators in the roots arena. A class act"

The Independent

Nominated for Best Album 2016

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards