19 Sep 2014
"Without the applause you’d be hard pressed to identify this as a live album and I mean that as..."

“"Without the applause you’d be hard pressed to identify this as a live album and I mean that as a compliment. The sound is superb and Mark Tucker’s recording and the acoustics of the hall have a big part to play in that, but also the complexity that Phillip and Hannah can produce - it’s amazing how rich fiddle and lap steel can sound. I sense another award coming."”

- Dai Jeffries reviewing Live in Calstock for R2 Magazine - thanks Dai!

16 Sep 2014
Having a great time in South Africa. Here’s Phil getting...



Having a great time in South Africa. Here’s Phil getting the train going at the historic Rainbow Bar in Pinetown!

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BEST DUO - 2014 BBC FOLK AWARDS WINNERS

*****
*****
Songlines
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Daily Telegraph
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Financial Times
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The Guardian
****
R2
****
The Scotsman

~ MYND ~
One of the outstanding roots releases of 2013
"On hearing the first notes of the first track I knew that I was listening to a modern classic. One of the most exciting albums I've heard in years"
- Mike Harding

"Subtle, atmospheric, bravely original"
- Robin Denselow, The Guardian ****

"This duo has a combination of virtuosity, intensity and charisma that merits a slot on much bigger stages"
- John L. Walters, The Guardian

"An imaginative and innovative album - songs that linger in the memory held together by the fine musicianship of Henry and Martin. Strong and original - an unusual treat"
- Martin Chilton, Daily Telegraph ****

"A thoughtful and moving album with great arrangements"
- Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2

"Eloquent performers - a musical success story"
- Fiona Talkington, BBC Radio 3

"Mynd" (Old English):
memory/remembrance/act of commemoration/thought/mind/intellect
2013 SPIRAL AWARDS: BEST DUO
2012 south west music awards: best folk act

As played on BBC Radio 2 Janice Long Show, BBC Radio 2 Mark Radcliffe Folk Show, BBC Radio 2 Bob Harris Sunday, BBC Radio 3 Late Junction and World on 3, The Mike Harding Folk Show, BBC Radios: Scotland, Wales, Ulster, Cambridge, Gloucestershire, Devon, Cornwall, Shropshire, Stoke, Hereford & Worcester, West Midlands
 

Silbury Hill


 

The Nailmaker's Strike pt.II


 

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NEW ALBUM : MYND
Released September 2, 2013

"On hearing the first notes of the first track I knew that I was listening to a modern classic. One of the most exciting albums I've heard in years "
- Mike Harding

Sat Sep 20, Bellevue Cafe, Kloof, South Africa

Wed Sep 24, Rye Arts Festival,

Thu Sep 25, Porlock Arts Festival, Porlock

Fri Sep 26, The Barrel House, Totnes

Fri Oct 03, Hayfest, Derbyshire

Sat Oct 04, Derby Folk Festival,

Sun Oct 05, West Dean Grow! Cook! Eat!,

Fri Oct 17, Ruskin Mill, Stroud

Sat Oct 18, Homegrown Folk Expo,

Thu Oct 23, SOLD OUT River Cottage,

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