b. 13 Feb 1959, Stockport, Cheshire, Britain. During his early profession Higginbottom performed the circuit of folk night clubs and pubs in his indigenous northwest. In August 1985, he was positioned third inside a competition in the Warwick Folk Event. In the November from the same yr, he released Tracks THROUGH THE Levenshulme Triangle. The next yr, he performed in the Sidmouth Folk Festival, and was consequently re-booked for 1987 and 1988. This offered Higginbottom a wider account, and brought golf club and event bookings around England. He offers since ventured additional afield, playing Scotland, Wales as well as the Route Islands. Furthermore to his musical profession, Higginbottom in addition has made numerous looks on UK tv in little bit parts, arriving in such soaps as Coronation Road, Brookside and Emmerdale, and a number of additional productions. Blossoms Tomorrow received an excellent response and brought Higginbottom to wider interest. The title monitor continues to be sung by several additional performers, as well as the album all together mixed modern and traditional designs, with his acoustic guitar and bodhrán towards the fore. A LOT MORE THAN Pounds And Pence, released in Dec 1990 offers helped to determine Higginbottom like a highly-regarded performer and article writer.