Country Life is the eleventh studio album by English acoustic roots duo Show of Hands. Released in , it marks a departure for the band, with stronger socially and politically lyrics than the duo's previous albums, as well as showcasing the duo. Country Life is the eleventh studio album by English acoustic roots duo Show of Hands. Released in , it marks a departure for the band, with stronger. Show Of Hands are England's most successful acoustic roots duo – Steve Knightley and Phil Beer. Their widespread appeal is based on the combined power of. Country Life Lyrics: Working in the rain cutting down wood / Didn't do my little brother much good / Lost two fingers in a chainsaw bite / All he does now. Perhaps it's because Devon's independent acoustic music duo are simply indefinable. Recently crowned "Best Live Act" in BBC Radio 2's Folk Awards they may. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "Country Life" on Discogs. Listen to Country Life on Spotify. Show Of Hands · Album · · 13 songs. 'Country life'? Rurality, folk music and 'Show of Hands'. April ; Journal of Rural Studies 25(2) DOI Buy Show Of Hands - Country Life By Show Of Hands on CD. Available in used condition with free delivery in the US. Barcode: Artist: Show of Hands Title: Country Life Product Type: COMPACT DISCS studio album from England's most successful acoustic roots duo, Steve Knightly.