Show Of Hands

at Regal Theatre, Redruth
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Tyne to Tamar 2020

Following their most successful tour to date last year the four piece reunites for a brand new tour in 2020. The ‘Tyne to Tamar’ Tour will revisit the singles from the last twenty years: fans can look forward to some of Show of Hands greatest releases such as Roots, AIG and The Keeper, with more depth and intensity of sound than ever before.

Show Of Hands

Show Of Hands appearing at this event

Steve Knightley and Phil Beer are widely acknowledged as the finest acoustic roots duo in England. Knightley, who writes most of their inspired material and Beer, a dazzling multi instrumentalist, have built up a huge following which has seen them sell out the Albert Hall four times and headline at major festivals from Glastonbury to WOMAD. Voted Best Duo in the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards (as well as clinching Best Original Song for Knightley's acclaimed Arrogance Ignorance and Greed) the jury is still out on just what kind of music they play. A genre defying mix of rock, roots, blues, country, trad, and often influenced by the music of other countries, it is played out on an array of instruments from slide guitar to fiddle, mandolin to South American cuatro. 'Formidable operators in the roots arena. A class act' (The Independent).

See 24 tour dates featuring Show Of Hands

Miranda Sykes

Miranda Sykes appearing at this event

Miranda Sykes is a multi-talented singer, double bass and guitar player who easily slips between genres as diverse as folk, jazz, rock and pop. Her rich, spine-tingling vocals and strident, yet sensitive double bass playing is much in demand and she has worked alongside some of the finest musicians in the world.

See 7 tour dates featuring Miranda Sykes

Cormac Byrne

Cormac Byrne is a bodhrán player and percussionist from Waterford, Ireland and is now based in the UK. He has received many awards for his work including The BBC Young Folk Award and was winner of the BBC Fame Academy Education Bursary in 2006.

See 5 tour dates featuring Cormac Byrne

Regal Theatre

  • 6 Fore Street
  • Redruth
  • TR15 2AZ

Website:
redruth.merlincinemas.co.uk/regal-theatre
Enquiries:
01209 216278

Show Of Hands image © Tracey Welch

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