Evie Waddell is a Gaelic and Scots singer, clarsach player, and fiddler from Stirlingshire, who graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland with a BMus Traditional Music. She learned her Gaelic through the Gaelic-medium school system. At a young age she was involved in the intergenerational community group Riverside Music Project. Her interest in Scottish Music stems from one individual, Jo Miller
, but also takes inspiration from Ivor Cutler, Martyn Bennet, The Poozies and Rhiannon Giddens!
In 2020 Evie performed with WHYTE in the play MAIM by Theatre Gu Leòr
using her skills in British Sign Language (BSL), acting, music and dance. She has also undertaken a research project and recording songs with Feisean nan Gael’s Fuaran
. Evie also features her vocals on a new album by WHɎTE.