After another magic show at The Tamworth Regional Gallery in January William is now in Kansas City to showcase at Folk Alliance International all week before he heads north for his first Canadian Tour – a 10 date run with Terra Lightfoot, before returning to Australia to play the prestigious Byron Bay Bluesfest over Easter ahead of the release of his sophomore album ‘Empire’ in April! Stay tuned for more!
“It would not be unfair to say Crighton’s growing legion of followers come along for a near-religious experience…To say he’s capable of taking an audience to another level is not an understatement.” – Newcastle Herald
“He skillfully powered through a powerful 5 song set that invoked all sorts of raw emotion & deep thought that left you knowing you heard & saw something special’ Indie Music Review” – Rockwood Music Hall NYC
February – March 2018
Australian Gothic masterwork “Riverina Kid”
The singer-songwriter, now based in the Hunter Valley, is known for his powerful and mesmerising live performances. Respected Australian music journalist Iain Shedden, of The Australian, recently described Crighton’s Tamworth Regional Art Gallery appearance in glowing terms: “Once in a lifetime a gig surpasses all expectations, slapping you in the face with its grace, majestic singing, the quality of the material, and, in this instance, the acoustic ambience of the venue… [it] demonstrated music's power to stir the heart and soul. In my all-time Top 10 that one.”