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Hanterhir

Hanterhir
Country
England
Profile
Hanterhir is a band based in Cornwall, known for singing in both Cornish and English. The music is progressive rock with elements of folk and space rock infused. The group was founded by Ben Harris and has had flexible membership. One possibility is Jason Brown (drums, percussion), Ben Harris (guitar, vocals, keyboards), Peasy (guitar, vocals), Grant Kellow (bass, vocals), Mike Hewitt (saxophone, keyboards, vocals), and Lou Peixinha (flute, vocals).
Website
http://hanterhir.com
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Releases on file (7)
Hanterhir — Our Hour Hanterhir — Our Hour
(Easy Action Records, 2019, CD / DL)
Hanterhir — Songs We Learned in Cornish Hanterhir — Songs We Learned in Cornish
(Easy Action Records, 2019, CD / DL)
Hanterhir — The Saving of Cadan Hanterhir — The Saving of Cadan
(Easy Action EARS123, 2018, 2CD / 3LP)
Hanterhir — Gyjyoryon Hanterhir — Gyjyoryon
(Bandcamp no#, 2015, DL)
Hanterhir — No Title Hanterhir — No Title
(Bandcamp no#, 2014, DL)
Hanterhir — Agapus Hanterhir — Agapus
((Not on label) no#, 2011, DL)
Hanterhir — Hanterhir Hanterhir — Hanterhir
((Not on label) no#, 2010, DL)

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