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Nickname: harbottle
Country: United Kingdom
City: Totnes
Status: Active
Tribe: Pop
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Professional songwriter of English Folk Music

David Harbottle is a folk musician based in the wilderness of Totnes. He paints pictures with his words and share stories of folk auld and new. He is a hardworking songsmith that places an emphasis on musical independence, originality and breathe new life into Traditional English Folk songs.

Having gigged extensively in the Northwest with his seven piece folk outfit; ‘The Friendly Cats’ have completed two tours of Ireland, a tour of Italy and have appeared on Irish and Italian Television respectively. The band are now based in Devon and the folk outfit have a more intimate appeal. Following on from the e.p releases of 'Strangers', 'Ferrara Girl' and most recently 'Dawn Breaks' they are currently in the process of recording their debu...

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David Harbottle is a folk musician based in the wilderness of Totnes. He paints pictures with his words and share stories of folk auld and new. He is a hardworking songsmith that places an emphasis on musical independence, originality and breathe new life into Traditional English Folk songs.

Having gigged extensively in the Northwest with his seven piece folk outfit; ‘The Friendly Cats’ have completed two tours of Ireland, a tour of Italy and have appeared on Irish and Italian Television respectively. The band are now based in Devon and the folk outfit have a more intimate appeal. Following on from the e.p releases of 'Strangers', 'Ferrara Girl' and most recently 'Dawn Breaks' they are currently in the process of recording their debut album.

'Really upbeat and kinda a lot of fun. Another talented Totnes band.' – BBC Introducing Devon

'Just to demonstrate the versatility of this guy – I still can’t quite believe how good they are’ - FolkRise

'Gorgeous vocals that come intimately to the forefront; the harmonies complimenting each other beautifully whilst each voice individually grabs and ravels you in, forcing you to listen intently' - For Folk's Sake (extract from EP review)

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