John Broomfield

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Arrogance Ignorance and Greed ~ Show Of Hands
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5.0 out of 5 stars AIG reviewed, 24 Oct 2009
An excellent album from Folk Roots/Rock duo Show of Hands. Arrogance, Ignorance and Greed is the 21st album from Steve Knightley and Phil Beer. They are accompanied by their regular "special guest" who has been touring with the band since 2004. Miranda Sykes adds percussive effect with her double bass and beautiful vocals.

Singer/Songwriter Steve Knightley is not afraid to meet modern and contraversial topics head on . The title track "Arrogance, Ignorance and Greed" punches a fist at American banking giant AIG. Poignant tracks, The Man I Was, IED;science and nature and The Worried Well stem from experiences he endured when his son was seriously ill.

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