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Honorary Doctorates for SOH

September 10th 2015

Steve, Phil & Miranda will be presented with Honorary Doctorates of Music from Plymouth University at the Graduation Ceremony to be held at Plymouth Hoe on Wednesday 23rd September.
More info here

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.

SOH FolkCast interview up for an award….

July 21st 2011

For the third year running, FolkCast has been nominated for a European Podcast Award – and the interview with Show Of Hands is one of the three chosen editions on which the show will be judged.

You can help us by casting your vote here



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

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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

Nominated for Best Album 2016

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards