25 years and 15 studio albums. Career milestones that elude most artists, and those that attain them run the risk of ending up pale imitations of their former selves, unwitting self-parodies seeking to remain relevant beyond their time and place. Luckily Show of Hands don’t fall into this category. They know what they do, and they do it well, delivering an album that is rewarding to repeat listeners.
This is an extract from a review originally published on the 7th February 2016. Please visit Renowned For Sound to read the full review.