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Archive for August 2013

The long-awaited new double-bill DVD!

August 22nd 2013

NEW DVD inlay front

We are putting the finishing touches to the new DVD and we’re really pleased with how it is shaping up!
The first part is a multi-camera edited recording of Show of Hands with the Urban Soul Orchestra live at Shrewsbury Folk Festival,and the second part is ‘Making the Waking’ – A film by Mark Tucker.
Click here
to see a clip of the ‘Cruel River‘ footage.

It’s on the shop page now but please note we will not be able to despatch your order until early October.




New date added: Exeter Sunday 8th September

August 18th 2013

Special late afternoon fundraiser concert at Darts Farm Topsham to mark the 21st anniversary of the Devon Air Ambulance Trust (DAAT).
The concert will be under cover in a seated marquee. Gates open 5pm, show starts 5.30pm with special guests Cole Stacey & Joseph O’Keefe, followed by an interval and then Show of Hands. Finishes around 8pm.
Tickets & info from DAAT 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

Order your copy direct from us or here:


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