The Handsome Family Tickets

The Handsome Family Mama Roux's , Birmingham

Thursday 1st March 2018

The Handsome Family Academy 3, Manchester

Sunday 4th March 2018

The Handsome Family Tramshed, Cardiff

Tuesday 6th March 2018

The Handsome Family Plug, Sheffield

Sunday 18th March 2018

The Handsome Family + special guests Waterfront, Norwich

Tuesday 20th March 2018

The Handsome Family Cambridge Junction, Cambridge

Wednesday 21st March 2018
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The Handsome FamilyMama Roux's Birmingham19:00Book Tickets
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The Handsome FamilyAcademy 3Manchester19:00Book Tickets
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The Handsome FamilyTramshedCardiff19:30Book Tickets
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The Handsome FamilyPlugSheffield19:30Book Tickets
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The Handsome FamilyWaterfrontNorwich19:30Book Tickets
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The Handsome FamilyCambridge JunctionCambridge19:00Book Tickets
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Alternative country act The Handsome Family see husband and wife pairing writing a prolific amount of excellent work from their home in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Their music mixes traditional country with bluegrass and murder ballads with tendency towards gothic storytelling. The Handsome Family are poised to release their brand new album; Unseen.

Bassist and banjo player Rennie Sparks started the band with guitarist and keys player Brett Sparks in Chicago during 1993 when the married pair joined with drummer Mike Werner. They immediately set about touring heavily, and quickly wrote, recorded and released their two first albums Odessa (1994) followed by Milk And Scissors (1996) in quick succession. However, despite the band’s successes the band encountered difficulty as a result of Sparks mental health which required treatment.

They released their fourth album Through The Trees in 1998. The album drew heavily on Sparks’ experiences and succeeded in reaching wider audiences. It was declared to be Best New Country Album Of The Year by Uncut.

Their growing success enabled them to quit their day jobs and concentrate fully on the music. The release of their album In The Air in 2000 saw them tour both America and Europe followed by the album Twilight the following year.

In total they have released ten studio albums with new record Unseen to be released soon. The new material is expected to form the basis of their upcoming live dates.

The Handsome Family tickets will become available at 12:00 on Wednesday 1st of November. Set yourself a reminder to arrive via email or text message through Gigantic so you are ready for their launch.

Playing in March of 2018, they will play headline sets at Manchester Academy 3 and Cambridge Junction.


Their gig tickets are limited so book early to avoid being disappointed.


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