Influences: Pogues,Roy Harper, Shooglenifty, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath
The Levellers to name but a few.
Mr Andrew Higgins plays mandolin, mandola and the 5 string banjo.
He been the founder and writer of the mighty for more than 20 years.
He started playing guitar at 18 years of age and formed the mighty Rapscallion in 1990 with John Stafford and Greig Dunkley and Gawaine Aries (current singer). He plays a range of instruments, guitar, mandolin, mandola, tenor banjo, 5 string banjo, drums and spent some years repairing and building instruments and amplifiers. Hugely talented and extremely handsome, often leaving behind a trail of beauties swooning on the sidewalk as people pass. Holds the world record for the fastest rendition of Drowsy Maggie ever played... watch out ladies!
King's Gambit are very excited to be working with such a talented (and handsome) folk musician.
HERE IS THERE NEW VIDEO! ENJOY!