Steven Iveson | Damien O'Kane : Damien O'Kane


  • Steven Iveson

  • Steven Iveson hails from Coleraine, Northern Ireland.  His main instrument is the electric guitar and has been from a very young age. Having grown up playing many diverse styles in a variety of ensembles, he moved to Newcastle Upon Tyne in 2004 to study for a degree in Jazz and Popular music.

  • After completing his studies, Steven returned to Coleraine, where he currently maintains a busy performing and teaching schedule. He continues to play in a variety of genres, currently touring and recording with such acclaimed musicians as Damien O’Kane and Kate Rusby. He has recorded with both O’Kane and Rusby as well as many more outside the traditional music scene. 

  • Iveson’s playing displays incredible technique, from the subtle to the sublime, he is one of the most innovative, creative and versatile players on the scene today and has recently been hailed by Mark Radcliffe of BBC Radio 2/6Music for his performances on O’Kane’s AREAS OF HIGH TRAFFIC.

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