In our first ever Musician Spotlight we would like to introduce you to the talent of Mr Steven Hicken Jr., a young Pedal Steel Guitarist from Leeds, UK.
An active member of the Pedal Steel scene, Steven has gained a following on his YouTube channel. Stevens Yorkshire accent has become a popular topic of commenters and he now describes his playing as having a Yorkshire accent ! You can watch a few of his channels highlights below this article.
Steven can often be found performing live in his family country band Tau Ceti (Previously known as The Rykers). The band also features Steven Hicken Sr. on Dobro. As well as performing live, Steven has also recorded with various country music projects around the world including the Toya Band ( India). He also has had a custom built steel guitar built for him by Show Pro in the USA.
We wish Steven the best of luck with his career and look forward to hearing of his future successes.
Steven Hicken Jr. performing an excellent cover of the Buck Owens song Together Again:
Another cover of Look At Us with Jordan Hicken on Bass:
Steven Hicken Jr. Original – The Alkali Blues
Video by Show Pro showing off Steven’s new instrument: