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Lyla

This song was inspired by the thoughts I have about loving our Children and our Children’s, Children which made me think of our new granddaughter “Lyla”. This song is written with love for Roma, Stewart and Lyla to listen too for all the years to come and “smile back at me” Massive thanks to Davie […]

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It’s only me

As a songwriter you write from imagination or reality. All the songs I write now are all from reality and this is a personal song reflecting my own feelings of love and contentment within the happy life I now live with my beautiful Caroline. Thanks to David Paton,(Bass & Guitars) David Valentine (Piano & Production), […]

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Made my day

CLICK THE ARROW BELOW TO VIEW THE PROMO VIDEO: This is a song written by myself inspired by a brief meeting with a homeless man outside a store during lockdown. The lyrics reflect how I felt in the moments talking to him. David Paton (Bass) Ed Jones (Guitars & Production) Kenny Herbert (Vocals and Guitar) […]

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It’s Gonna take a Miracle

This is a song written by myself and Rab Howat reflecting our views on what is happening in the world today. Not enough love, care and thought goes into our very existence on this planet and we feel “it’s gonna take a miracle” to change the way we are and save the world from itself, […]

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One True Love

ONE TRUE LOVE This song is about my first meeting in The White Star in Liverpool with my beautiful ‘Caroline’ and looks back to the happiness we have today and have had through the years. Thanks to David Paton,(Bass) David Valentine (Piano & Production), Bob Heatlie (Strings), Rab Howat (Guitar), Martin Wykes (Drums) and Ed […]

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“This is our Christmas”

A promo video showing part of a new Christmas Song written and produced by Kenny & Bob Heatlie (writer of The No.1 hit “Merry Xmas Everyone”). Inspired by a Xmas trip to Princes Street Market in Edinburgh with my Beautiful wife Caroline x .  Performed by Kenny, the full track is available on iTUNES https://music.apple.com/gb/album/this-is-our-christmas-single/1487687422

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I’m growing old with you

I’m growing old with you is a love song written in a ‘Everybody’s talking’ style, inspired by my love for my beautiful wife Caroline. Produced by my great pal David Valentine at Heartbeat Studios  – now available to download on https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/im-growing-old-with-you/1439085852?i=1439085854gowing old Have a listen to the track on the promo video below.

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He’ll always be ‘John Wayne’ to me

‘He’ll Always be John Wayne to me’ is a song I have written and recorded ‘live’ in Abbey Road, Studio 2 London. This song was inspired by a conversation with my great friend ‘Stevie Agnew’ after leaving our Boxing Club in Edinburgh. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London you will notice in the video I have a […]

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‘i’m comin’ home

This is a laid back country song I have written about a great pal of mine Americana singer ‘Stevie Agnew’. He has a great love of music and fishing, these are words about his own life on this planet. Played and Produced brilliantly by Davie Paton with Nobby Clark on sweet backing vocals. Photo Stevie Agnew & Kenny […]

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‘3 BRIDGES’ – Queensferry Crossing

PLAY THE TRACK BELOW: ‘3 Bridges’ Queensferry Crossing [Audio clip: view full post to listen] ‘3 Bridges’ Queensferry Crossing After hearing of the sad accident on The Queensferry Crossing causing the death of John Cousin in April 2016, it made me think of him and all the people and families who gave so much to […]

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3 Days of Summer(Woodstock ’69)

Hearing Woodstock in 1969 was another milestone in my musical education when i first heard Richie Havens, Alvin Lee and Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young it opened my ears to a different era of sounds and music. This is a song I have written to celebrate what was considered to be the greatest festival ever held […]

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My Favourite Everything

‘My Favourite Everything’ written and performed by Kenny Herbert Written in a 50’s early 60’s style the words say it all. Cover photo: Caroline outside the Liverpool Empire …My Favourite everything x Buy the track on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/my-favourite-everything/id1033587629?i=1033587631 Produced by David Paton in DPS EDINBURGH Kenny Herbert – Lead Vocal David Paton – Bass Rab […]

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‘CAROLINE’ in Abbey Road Studio 2

‘Caroline’ written and performed by Kenny Herbert Inspired by Caroline Herbert, My wife and love of my life…My Favourite everything x A track taken from the 2016 Album ‘Forever & Beyond’ available on iTUNES. Buy the track on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/caroline/id898009123?i=898009150 See the video shot inThe Beatles Abbey Road Studio 2 London https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tw9SFLEEIhc&feature=youtu.be Produced by David […]

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Nominations – Scottish New Music Awards

SOLO NOMINATION – The SCOTTISH NEW MUSIC INDUSTRY AWARDS 2012 KENNY HERBERT was again nominated for the Frankie Miller ‘Scottish Songwriter of the Year’ Award at The SCOTTISH NEW MUSIC INDUSTRY AWARDS 2012 in Glasgow for ‘Calumet City Blues’ and his other solo songwriting. Kenny Herbert and Rab Howat were delighted to have been one […]

Calumet City Blues

See the full VIDEO of ‘Calumet City Blues’ Northside Kenny & Mississippi Rab on YOU TUBE at http://youtu.be/Jkhu2MifJfE Download ‘Calumet City Blues’ Northside Kenny & Mississippi Rab Music on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/calumet-city-blues/id1033589251?i=1033589254 CALUMET CITY BLUES is a new Film Theme song I have written then recorded with Rab Howat and Davie Paton. ‘Calumet City Blues’ inspired […]