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Steve live on the radio

December 2nd 2013

Phil Beer and Steve Knightley of Show of HandsSteve was the guest of The Durbervilles on their BBC Radio Leeds show last night, ahead of the Leeds Town Hall gig this Thursday (5th).They gave first airings to ‘Are we Alright’ and ‘The Blue Cockade’ from the new DVD,as played live at Shrewsbury Festival 2012 and Steve played ‘The Hook of Love’ live. Listen again from 14 mins in here

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