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Higgs Boson

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Named after an imaginary sub-atomic particle associated with the beginning of time, Higgs exploded onto the European jazz scene in 1991. Higgs' music was endorsed by Gus Dudgeon (Elton John, David Bowie) and whilst signed to Elysium Records he recorded his first album entitled 'Leaving'. With producers Gareth Young & Jo Partridge (Jeff Wayne The War Of The Worlds), Higgs put together a group of exceptional musicians for his critically acclaimed Higgs Boson album that comprises nine original compositions showcasing Higgs' diverse jazz, rock and classical influences. Musicians: Drums - Tom Hooper (Grace Jones ) Bass - Kevin Jefferies (Roger Taylor of Queen) Guitar - Pete Claridge (David Cross Band) Sax - Rob Townsend (Steve Hackett) Keyboards (Higgs Boson) The "Higgs Boson CD album was applauded by Alphonse Mouzon (Weather Report, and Tony Levin (King Crimson, Peter Gabriel) and received excellent reviews from the British music press and was featured on "Best of Jazz on Record" show on BBC Radio 2. Jazz Journal, Keyboard Review, Rhythm Magazine, Guitar Techniques and The Mix are among publications giving Higgs' music great reviews, praising both the composition and execution of his music. "Simply brilliant" - Stuart Epps (Led Zeppelin) "Highly recommended" - Guitar Techniques "An impressive jazz/crossover composer" - Keyboard Review "Superb!" - The Mix "Higgs applies his know-how with imagination" > Jazz Journal "Killer drum chops" - Rhythm Magazine >