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One for the diary – SOH on the radio Monday 29 December

December 15th 2014

A first studio recording of the song ‘Hallow’s Eve’ will feature on a special BBC Radio 2 journey through seasonal folk music hosted by fellow-Devonian Seth Lakeman. Broadcast 10pm-midnight Monday 29 December further details will appear here

Last two shows……

December 5th 2014

…tonight Fri 5 Dec and tomorrow Saturday 6 Dec at Exmouth Pavilion (both sold out), bring to an end the Autumn 2014 tour. Our thanks to all who’ve come along and supported us for making this such a great tour – it’s been our pleasure to play for you. Steve, Phil & Miranda.

Worthing Pavilion Theatre – last few tickets

December 4th 2014

Only a few tickets left for tonight’s show at Pavilion Theatre Worthing Thur 4 Dec. More info here

St Ives tonight….

December 2nd 2014

Both Exmouth Pavilion shows sold out so the last chance to see the guys in the South West tonight Tues 2 December at St Ives Guildhall. Tickets available on the door.

Steve Knightley on “Soul Music” BBC R4….

November 12th 2014

Hear Steve talking about the background to the song ‘The Lads In Their Hundreds’ from the ‘Centenary’ album on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Soul Music’ programme – “The stories behind pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact“.





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