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Walk With Me – The Big Autumn Tour!

April 26th 2016

Tour dates are now up for ‘Walk With Me – the Big Autumn Tour’ with special guest Megan Henwood. Reunited with the exceptionally talented Miranda Sykes once more, big sounds, uncompromising songs and stunning production make for a evening to remember. See ‘Live’ for tour dates!

“An irresistible, anthemic, rousing live show” Mark Radcliffe

“Multi instrumental virtuosity and stunning harmonies” Simon Mayo

“Classy multi instrumental and vocal work” The Guardian

“Always surprise and delight their audiences” R2 Magazine

“One of the leading forces in British folk” Acoustic Magazine”

Live on Simon Mayo Drivetime/Folk Awards

April 22nd 2016

Simon Mayo will be broadcasting on his Drivetime show from The Royal Albert Hall for the BBC R2 Folk Awards on Wed 27 Apr with live music from Show of Hands, and others including The Young’uns, Sam Lee and The Unthanks.

Thanks to all who voted for The Long Way Home

February 23rd 2016

We now have to wait until the BBC R2 Folk Awards night (Wed 27 Apr) to see if we’ve won the Best Album gong. If you fancy being at the event at London’s Royal Albert Hall tickets are available here

Thanks for all your support, Steve & Phil.

Two days left to vote for Best Album

February 17th 2016

Nominated for 'Best Album-2

Voting for Best Album at 2016 Folk Awards closes end of Thursday 19 Feb. The voting link is here if you’d like to see Long Way Home win!
Steve & Phil.


Long Way Home Nominated for Best Album

February 10th 2016

Nominated for 'Best Album-2

To all our lovely fans – please vote here if you’d like to see Long Way Home win!




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