The Unthanks


Lines - The Complete Trilogy

Lines is a trilogy of song cycles inspired by poetry, focusing on three female perspectives across time - writer Emily Brontë, World War One poets, and British Hull fishing worker Lillian Bilocca. Buy the set in neat slipcase direct from us and receive an exclusive extra Emily Brontë track.


Lines - Part One: Lillian Bilocca

Lines written by Maxine Peake, music by Adrian McNally, performed by The Unthanks for the Hull City of Culture site specific theatre piece, The Last Testament of Lillian Bilocca.


Lines - Part Two: World War One

Lines taken from WW1 poems and letters made into song with contributions by Adrian McNally, Sam Lee and Tim Dalling.


Lines - Part Three: Emily Brontë

A collection of ten poems by Emily Brontë, turned into song by Unthanks pianist Adrian McNally. Commissioned by the Brontë Society to mark Emily’s 200th Birthday, written and recorded on her original piano in The Parsonage where she grew up, performed with bandmates Rachel and Becky Unthank.


Diversions Vol. 4

The Songs And Poems Of Molly Drake

RRM016 and RRM016LP RabbleRouser Music 2017
Released on vinyl, CD and download. Distributed by Cadiz Music.

The Unthanks release what has been their most difficult album to make so far, and yet they feel is also possibly their best to date, thanks to not one but two Drakes, neither of whom are Nick!


Diversions Vol. 4


RM017 and RRM017EP RabbleRouser Music 2017
Exclusively direct from The Unthanks.

An 8 track appendage to the album, released on 10” vinyl and CD, released on the same day but only available directly from the band's website & shows.


Archive Treasures (2005

In quiet, understated celebration of their 10th anniversary, The Unthanks release a 76 minute CD of rarities, exclusive live tracks, demos and outtakes. It is the only item available for individual purchase from The Unthanks Memory Box - a limited edition 10th anniversary box of Unthanks treasure, including this CD, a live DVD, 3 books, a 7 single, prints, postcard and photos, all hand-finished and signed by the band.

Mount The Air (Album)
Diversions Vol 3
Diversions Vol 2
Diversions Vol 1
Here's The Tender Coming
The Bairns
Cruel Sister