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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“.

Show of Hands and Jim Carter on Andrew Marr ‘Remembrance Day’ Show….

November 7th 2014

For those not already aware SOH and Jim Carter will be appearing on this Sunday morning’s Andrew Marr Show ‘Remembrance Day’ special. Showing on BBC1 TV at 9am Sunday 9 Nov it will feature Steve and Jim in a medley of ‘To Victory/Have You Seen The Sergeant’ and then the full SOH line up performing, all filmed at London’s Imperial War Museum.
Andrew Marr & SOH_JimC

Steve Knightley & Jim Carter on Simon Mayo Drivetime……

November 4th 2014

Steve and Jim perform tracks from the Centenary album live in the studio on Simon Mayo Drivetime BBC Radio 2 today between 6-6.30pm. Click here

Simon Mayo DrivetimeSteve and Jim Carter ITV

Steve on the radio……

November 3rd 2014

Not to be outdone by Mr Beer, Steve will be talking with Mike Read on BBC Radio Berkshire 1.30pm onwards. Click hereMike Read

Phil on the radio….

November 2nd 2014

Hear Phil on The Paul Franks Show BBC WM Monday Monday 3 Nov 4pm-6pm. Click here





Centenary: Words and Music of the Great War

Words and Music of the Great War

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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

"Voted Best Duo and the Best Original Song"

2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards