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Posted By: Lizzie Cornish
05-Jul-06 - 07:25 AM
Thread Name: Show of Hands - Roots - what a track!
Subject: RE: Show of Hands - Roots - what a track!
YES!!! EVEN Colin Irwin now LOVES them!!

This is his review:

"Mojo, August 2006

Show of Hands, Witness

4 Stars

The poppy arrangements which have taken SOH to the edges of the mainstream have often been at the expense of credibility, but Steve Knightley's songs have developed such an edge that it's hard to deny them any longer. The recruitment of Simon Emerson as producer takes a sound augmented by the likes of Seth Lakeman and Miranda Sykes up several notches; this is a big album

Colin Irwin"