Cornwall (UK) – psych folk
NEW ALBUM “Nyns Eus Denvydh Bys Trest” Out June 2020
Hanterhir are a psychedelic folk, alt rock band from Cornwall, UK. They have released 5 albums to date and toured all over the UK. The album ‘The Saving of Cadan’ (2018) received ecstatic reviews from the music press.Intense energy that pulls the audience into an alternative universe is the key to their legendary live performances.The band has evolved a unique sound between acoustic folk, mystical themes, alt/psyche rock and post-punk, creating Cornwall’s modern voice in world music with a mix of Cornish and English lyrics.Bringing together acoustic instruments; guitar, flute, violin, saxophone with electric guitars, electric bass, keyboards and drum kit with extensive effects the music flows from pure melodic, anthemic hooks to explosive and immense walls of profound and emotional sound.
Avant-garde soundbites to post-punk and definitely psychedelic 8/10 Louder Than War
Time seems to bend to this mystical musical journey Hanterhir have taken us on it’s well worth strapping in and taking a trip with them while the Saving of Cadan takes place. 7/10 Whisperinandhollerin
A cacophony of Celtic wildness, granite and storms roaring across the grooves, sung in English and Cornish in an overwhelming Atlantic tsunami of sound’ Record Collector, 5*