New Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt Release!!

Illusion Machine was released by Chant Records and will be available as of May 14th, 2018

Picking up from where the band left off with their 2015 debut CD on Tzadik records, Bret Higgins’ Atlas Revolt digs deeper, refining a collaborative sound which draws upon film score, desert-blues, psychedelia, Balkan, and Central & South American music.  On their sophomore recording Illusion Machine, the usual line-up adds sixth man of the year, virtuoso percussionist Juan Carlos Medrano to the fold, elevating the overall sound into a darker and more orchestral version of itself. The music on Illusion Machine is overflowing with exciting rhythms, searing guitar work and beautiful melodies, performed by an incredible group.

- Chant Records


Collectif9 & Architek Percussion Commission

Big news! It’s official, Collectif9 and Architect Percussion are working on a new project. Thanks to exceptional support from the Canada Council for the Arts as part of their New Chapter program, I have been commissioned to write for these two fabulous groups.  In addition to my contribution, the ensembles are commissioning a whole concert with music by Derek Charke, Nicole Lizee, Eliot Britton, and Luna Pearl Woolf! Coming in 2018...


Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt North American Tour

I am super excited to be embarking on my first ever North American tour with my Atlas Revolt project in April.  Go to the events page for specific show details.



Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt 
North American Tour 2017

Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt North American Tour 2017

Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt North American Tour

Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt on tour in Western Canada and The United States
April 21 - May 6
Details to be announced soon!