- The Unthanks
- Acoustic/ Folk/ Indie
Award-winning Northumberland-based folk band (formerly known as Rachel Unthank and the Winterset), featuring Rachel Unthank on vocals and cello, a string quartet, brass, percussion, bass and piano.
Their album discography includes "Cruel Sister" and "The Bairns", the latter being nominated for the 2008 Mercury Music Prize (it won the 2008 Best Album at the BBC Folk Awards instead).
In 2012 they released the album "The Unthanks with Brighouse and Rastrick Brass Band".
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Events for The Unthanks
- Thu 13th Jun 2013 The UnthanksSunderland Minster (Sunderland)Buy Tickets
- Sun 16th Jun 2013 The UnthanksCrucible Theatre (Sheffield)Buy Tickets