Interview with Nevil Kiddier, March 6, 2021

Project: Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Multi-instrumentalist Nevil Kiddier talks at length about life in the United Kingdom during the COVID-19 pandemic, including the effects on full-time and part-time gig economy workers, venues, and festivals. He discusses the U.K. government's response to the global crisis, the National Health Service (NHS), vaccinations, and the now-defunct controversial government website aimed at retraining gig economy professionals into new professions. He also talks about his "day job," his bands LockTown and Ugly Guys, and his foray into online music-making.

Interview Accession

2021oh0145_gig0029

Interviewee Name

Nevil Kiddier

Interviewer Name

Kopana Terry

Interview Date

2021-03-06

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Kiddier, Nevil Interview by Kopana Terry. 06 Mar. 2021. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Kiddier, N. (2021, March 06). Interview by K. Terry. Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Kiddier, Nevil, interview by Kopana Terry. March 06, 2021, Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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