With: The Futureheads, Beardyman, The Lovely Eggs, She Drew the Gun, Brix and the Extricated, Roddy Woomble, Lanterns on the Lake, Beans On Toast, Allusinlove, Hands Off Gretel, Too Many T's, Look Mum No Computer, Hyde Park Brass, POZI, Martha Hill and Fonda 500
location_city Various Wakefield Venues, Wakefield
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".