The Unthanks
TOUR DATES
WED 27 MAY 15
HAY FESTIVAL, HAY ON WYE

Hay Festival is "the Woodstock of the mind" - a week-long festival of ideas, this year featuring the likes of Stephen Fry, Germaine Greer, The Staves and Tinariwen. The Unthanks perform on the Telegraph Stage in a full concert on Weds 27th May.

To book tickets, call 01497 822 629 | book online
SAT 27 JUN 15
PYRAMID (MAIN) STAGE, GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL

The Unthanks open the main Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury, with an extended 26 piece 'orchestra', conducted by Charles Hazlewood.

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FRI 10 JUL 15
REGIONAL CULTURAL CENTRE, LETTERKENNY, IRELAND

Full show with 10 piece ensemble, as part of Earagail Arts Festival.

To book tickets, call 074 91 20777 | book online
SAT 11 JUL 15
FOLK AT THE HALL (HEADLINERS), TRELAWNYD, NORTH WALES

We are festival headliners at this small friendly festival, performing on the Saturday night

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SAT 18 JUL 15
OTHER VOICES STAGE, (HEADLINERS), LATITUDE FESTIVAL
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SUN 19 JUL 15
FOLK BY THE OAK, HATFIELD, HERTFORDSHIRE

One day festival at Hatfield House, with The Unthanks, Bellowhead, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Nancy Kerr and more.

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FRI 24 JUL 15
FOLKFEST KILLARNEY, KILLARNEY, KERRY, IRELAND

Amazing line-up for the inaugural year of this Kerry festival, featuring The Unthanks, Tinariwen, Moving Hearts, Martin Hayes and Iarla O’Lionaird, Julie Fowlis, Micheal O’Suilleabhain, Paddy Glacklin and Neil Martin, Liam O’Flynn, Sharon Shannon, Kila, Danu.. the list goest on! Don’t miss!

To book tickets, call 064-6671555 | book online
SUN 26 JUL 15
DEER SHED FESTIVAL (HEADLINERS), TOPCLIFFE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

Brilliant family friendly festival, run by people who have kids. We’re headlining the Sunday (which finishes in the afternoon) and the weekend also includes John Grant, Billy Bragg and many more.

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SAT 01 AUG 15
CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVAL, CAMBRIDGE

Always special to play here. Line-up includes Joan Baez, Passenger, Ukelele Orchestra of GB, Peggy Seeger.

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SUN 02 AUG 15
PORT ELLIOT, ST GERMANS, CORNWALL

A festival of music, writers, artists, thinkers.. in a beautiful setting.

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FRI 14 AUG 15
KULTURFESTIVAL, STOCKHOLM

Free festival of culture with loads of artists and stuff for kids.

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SAT 22 AUG 15
HOME GATHERING, THE STEPHENSON BOILER SHOP, NEWCASTLE

The Unthanks curate and headline the inaugural Home Gathering - a one day event in a historic former industrial setting, also featuring The Baghdaddies, Rob Heron's Tea Pad Orchestra, Alasdair Roberts and Twelfth Day, plus DJing from Paul Smith (Maximo Park), clog and rapper dancing and the flash mob singing The Unthanks Singing Weekenders!

To book tickets, book online
SUN 23 AUG 15
FOLKEAST (HEADLINERS), GLEMHAM, SUFFOLK

The Unthanks are headliners at this Suffolk who’s who of predominantly English folk music, including Chris Wood and Andy Cutting, The Wilsons, Martin Carthy, Vin Garbutt, The Young’us..

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SAT 29 AUG 15
SOLFEST (HEADLINERS), SILLOTH, LAKE DISTRICT

Northumberland is seemingly taking over Cumbria at this Lake District festival including The Unthanks, Kathryn Tickell, The Baghdaddies, Bridie Jackson..

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SUN 30 AUG 15
GREENBELT (HEADLINERS), KETTERING

The Unthanks are headlining this festival with music, literature, theatre and performing arts from around the world, including Shlomo, Duke Special, Tibetan Monks, Ockhams Razor..

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SAT 05 SEP 15
END OF THE ROAD, DORSET

Incredibly exciting for us to be the sharing the same bill, stage and night with Sufjan Stevens for his first ever UK festival performance. This brilliant festival also includes Tame Impla, War on Drugs, Django Django, Mark Lannegan, St Etienne, My Morning Jacket, Giant Sand and many more. We’re playing the Saturday.

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SUN 06 SEP 15
MOSELEY FOLK FESTIVAL, BIRMINGHAM

Excellent small festival, this year featuring The Unthanks, Gaz Coombes, The Monkees, Martin Carty and Dave Swarbrick and Anna Calvi..

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FRI 25 SEP 15
GAIETY THEATRE, DOUGLAS, ISLE OF MAN

On sale v soon.
Full 10 piece ensemble on the Isle of Man!

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SUN 27 SEP 15
QUEEN'S CROSS CHURCH, ABERDEEN

On sale later in May. Afternoon show.
Rare 10 piece show in Aberdeen for the inaugural Aberdeen Songwriters Festival.

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SAT 17 OCT 15
HOMEGROWN (FESTIVAL HEADLINERS), BURY, CASTLE ARMOURY DRILL HALL

The Unthanks are festival headliners for this celebration of English music. Full 10-piece ensemble. Buy just for our gig or for others including Emily Portman, Seth Lakeman…

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10th ANNIVERSARY INTIMATE 5-PIECE TOUR

THU 22 OCT 15
THE CUSTOMS HOUSE, SOUTH SHIELDS

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 0191 454 1234 | book online
FRI 23 OCT 15
THE WITHAM, BARNARD CASTLE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01833 631 107 | book online
SAT 24 OCT 15
THE DUKES, LANCASTER

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01524 598500 | book online
SUN 25 OCT 15
WEM TOWN HALL,

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01939 238 279 | book online
MON 26 OCT 15
THE ATRIX, BROMSGROVE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01527 577330 | book online
TUE 27 OCT 15
SJE, OXFORD

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 0845 413 4444 | book online
WED 28 OCT 15
HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, GUILDFORD

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

Extra Ticket Link: http://www.songkick.com/artists/2426336-unthanks#review-39403
Venue link: http://www.htsmguildford.org

To book tickets, call 01483 566007 | book online
THU 29 OCT 15
THEATRE ROYAL, MARGATE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01843 292795 | book online
FRI 30 OCT 15
ST MARYS IN THE CASTLE, HASTINGS
To book tickets, call 01323 841414 | book online
SAT 31 OCT 15
THE STABLES, WAVENDON, MILTON KEYNES

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01908 280800 | book online
SUN 01 NOV 15
DRILL HALL, LINCOLN

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01522 873894 | book online
FRI 06 NOV 15
MIDDLEWICH TOWN HALL,

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01606 833434 | book online
SAT 07 NOV 15
TRADES CLUB (STANDING SATURDAY NIGHT SHOW), HEBDEN BRIDGE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01422 845 265 | book online
SUN 08 NOV 15
TRADES CLUB (SEATED EVENING SHOW), HEBDEN BRIDGE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01422 845 265 | book online
SUN 08 NOV 15
TRADES CLUB (SEATED MATINEE SHOW), HEBDEN BRIDGE

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01422 845 265 | book online
FRI 13 NOV 15
THEATRE BY THE LAKE, KESWICK

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 017687 74411 | book online
SAT 14 NOV 15
STEPHEN JOSEPH THEATRE, SCARBOROUGH

This show is not on sale until August.

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01723 370541 | book online
SUN 15 NOV 15
ALL SAINTS CHURCH, POCKLINGTON

A tour of small intimate spaces with our 5 piece line-up, to quietly mark our 10th anniversary. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 01759 301547 | book online

10th ANNIVERSARY 10-PIECE SHOWS

FRI 04 DEC 15
HEXHAM ABBEY 10TH ANNIVERSARY HOMECOMING SHOW, NORTHUMBERLAND

The Unthanks cap both 10 years and a remarkable year with a handful of December shows with their full 10 piece ensemble. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

Tickets also available in person from the Queens Hall, Hexham, and by telephone from their box office 01434 652477.

To book tickets, call 01434 652477 | book online
SAT 05 DEC 15
THE GREAT BRITISH FOLK FESTIVAL, SKEGNESS

10 piece festival show

To book tickets, call 0300 1006648 | book online
SUN 06 DEC 15
UNITY WORKS, WAKEFIELD

One of just four 10-piece anniversary shows in December, in the beautifully restored Unity Works, and a homecoming of sorts for once-local boys Adrian McNally and Chris Price.

To book tickets, call 01924 831114 | book online
WED 09 DEC 15
SCALA (STANDING 10TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW), LONDON

The Unthanks cap both 10 years and a remarkable year with a handful of December shows with their full 10 piece ensemble. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 0845 4134444 | book online
THU 10 DEC 15
UNION CHAPEL (SEATED 10TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW), LONDON

The Unthanks cap both 10 years and a remarkable year with a handful of December shows with their full 10 piece ensemble. A release of rarities. live recordings, memorabilia and unreleased material will accompany the tour.

To book tickets, call 0845 4134444 | book online