In February 2009, we* visited Bernie at his traditional barber shop on Newington Road, Edinburgh. Bernie, now 62, was incredibly warm and welcoming to us. He spoke to us on a range of topics, from his love of rock ‘n’ roll and blues music, to the changes he has seen in south Edinburgh over the years.
Listen to Bernie in his barber shop (16:42):
*Concept: Jonathan Prior and Dai Jones
Recording and editing: Jonathan Prior
Photographs: Jonathan Prior
Many thanks to Bernie and his customers for allowing us to record our conversations.