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Songlines Magazine – last opportunity to vote for ‘Best Group’

January 27th 2015

SOH have been nominated in the Best Group category of the Songlines Magazine Music Awards. Voting closes on Saturday 31 January so place your vote by then to be in with the chance of winning tickets to this year’s WOMAD. Click here to Vote

Also the SOH album ‘Witness’ features in Songline’s Essential 10 Protest Singers feature, click on link below to see the full list.

Best Group Nomination – Songlines Magazine Music Awards 2015

January 12th 2015

We are pleased to say that Show of Hands has been nominated in the Songlines 2015 Music Awards for Best Group. The deadline for voting is 31st January 2015, and all voters will be automatically entered into a prize draw to win one of 3 pairs of tickets to WOMAD Charlton Park (July 23-26 2015), plus there are 10 runner’s up prizes of the Songlines Music Awards 2014 CD featuring all of last year’s winners and nominees.

It would be great to win this award so if you can spare 10 seconds, do click on the link below and vote!
Many thanks.

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

December 22nd 2014

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas & a Wonderful New Year. Thanks for all the great support during the year for our joint and solo activities. See you in 2015.
All the best,
Steve Phil Miranda and all the crew.
Merry Xmas

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.





Centenary: Words and Music of the Great War

Words and Music of the Great War

Unique and powerful, Centenary Words & Music Of The Great War matches the remarkable poetry of those war years against the music of the era, along with new compositions inspired by the 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