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Breaking News: Show of Hands on the BBC R2 Playlist!

January 7th 2016

Hi Folks, we’re chuffed to announce, that with your help and support over the years, we’ve finally made the Radio 2 Playlist with ‘Walk With Me (When The Sun Goes Down)’, taken from the new album The Long Way Home. We rub shoulders on the ‘C’ List with great artists like David Bowie, Suede and Robert Cray so keep your ears open for airplay from Saturday 9th Jan for the next seven days.

The album is released on Friday 15th January and you can get it from the following sources:
SOH Online Shop here
In store at HMV from the 15th
Amazon pre-order here
iTunes here If you pre-order from iTunes you get two tracks, ‘Walk With Me’ and ‘Breme’, for immediate download

Show of Hands on Steve Lamacq’s Rock College

September 21st 2012

High praise from Tom Robinson (Head of Songwriting) of Steve Knightley’s songwriting prowess plus airplay of Country Life on Steve Lamacq’s “Rock College’ BBC Radio 2 show. About 33mins in here

Steve on the radio…

November 26th 2010

Steve live on BBC Radio Bristol Drivetime with Ben Prater 6.25pm this evening (Friday 26 Nov) talking about Sunday’s upcoming Colston Hall Show and plans for 2011.



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