- The Unthanks
- Acoustic/ Folk/ Indie
Award-winning Northumberland-based folk band (formerly known as Rachel Unthank and the Winterset), featuring Rachel and Becky Unthank on vocals and instruments.
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, while in 2015 they garnered acclaim for the 2015 album, "Mount The Air", with other releases including 2017's: "The Songs and Poems of Molly Drake".
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Events for The Unthanks
- Fri 23rd Aug 2019 Towersey Festival, The UnthanksThame Showground (Thame)Buy Tickets
- Sun 20th Oct 2019 The UnthanksThe Queen's Hall (Edinburgh)Buy Tickets
- Mon 21st Oct 2019 The UnthanksBrighton Dome/ Concert Hall (Brighton)Buy Tickets
- Sun 27th Oct 2019 The UnthanksHull University Students Union/ Middleton Hall/ Asylum (Hull)Buy Tickets
- Tue 29th Oct 2019 The UnthanksThe Round Chapel (Hackney)Buy Tickets
- Wed 30th Oct 2019 The Unthanks, London Roots FestivalShoreditch Town Hall (Shoreditch)Buy Tickets
- Mon 4th Nov 2019 The UnthanksCork Opera House (Cork)Buy Tickets