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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”

Spring Duo Tour in April 2016

January 19th 2016

Show of Hands Duo Tour – April 2016
While Miranda is out promoting her new album with Rex in 2016, Phil and Steve will be touring some smaller, more intimate venues in the Show of Hands Duo Tour. Expect some old favourites mixed in with a few more from the acclaimed ‘Long Way Home’ album, released this year. Many of the venues on this tour are already over 50% sold out, so do book your tickets soon!

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.

St Ives tonight….

December 2nd 2014

Both Exmouth Pavilion shows sold out so the last chance to see the guys in the South West tonight Tues 2 December at St Ives Guildhall. Tickets available on the door.



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