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Archive for January 2013

NEW – Steve Knightley Songbook 5

January 20th 2013
Songbook 5

Songbook 5

Fourteen songs from ‘Wake the Union’ plus six songs from ‘Live in Somerset’ and ‘Covers 2′ arranged for guitar by Matt Hamblin.
Bonus material – ‘The Cuatro songs’ – seven tracks originally written and arranged for cuatro / ukulele.

You can order your copy now from the online shop


Steve’s solo show tonight (16 Jan) at The Red Lion Folk Club cancelled

January 16th 2013

Message from Steve: Due to family illness my solo show tonight (Wed 16 Jan) at The Red Lion Birmingham has had to be cancelled. It is hoped that the date can be rearranged sometime soon.

Steve Knightley on the Johnnie Walker show

January 3rd 2013

This coming Sunday 6th January Steve talks to Johnnie Walker and gives his memories of the ’70s, including the influence of Bob Dylan and Joan Baez in his formative years: Johnnie Walker’s Sounds of the Seventies 3pm BBC Radio 2. Click here for info.

Vote for SOH in the Songlines Music Awards 2013

January 2nd 2013

You can now vote for Show of Hands in the Best Group category of the Songlines Music Awards and have the chance to win tickets for WOMAD. Voting closes 31st January, details click here



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