26th July 2017

PODCAST: Kevin Henderson – Nordic Fiddlers Bloc musician on missing ‘social Shetland’ iTunes RSS

Today’s podcast guest is Nordic Fiddlers Bloc musician Kevin Henderson, who began playing the fiddle aged nine and has studied under both Trevor Hunter and the late, great Willie Hunter, who was arguably Shetland’s finest fiddler.

Nordic Bloc fiddler Kevin Henderson.

He’s a founding member of award-winning Shetland powerhouse, Fiddlers’ Bid, formed in 1991, has been a member of folk music legends, Boys of the Lough, since 2001, a member of Scottish super-group Session A9 since 2004 and co-founded the Nordic Fiddlers Bloc in 2009.

In 2011 he released his debut solo album, Fin Da Laand Ageen, to great critical acclaim.

He’s toured throughout the world including the US, Canada, Japan, Australia and Europe….performed on TV and radio programmes all over the globe and has featured on many albums over the years

Catch Kevin and Nordic Fiddlers Bloc at thenordicfiddlersbloc.com on social media @nordicfiddlers3 and @khendersonmusic