"SWIMMING UP WATERFALLS TOUR".
CRAIG ATKINS Award Winning Roots. Blues & Folk Multi-Instrumentalist Craig Atkins is a 'one-man band' songwriter and performer based in Adelaide SA, embarking on his first WA tour in support of his latest studio recording "Swimming Up Waterfalls" that includes a selected performance at "The Sewing Room" on Thursday April 1st with Scott Bassham. Atkins regularly tours the country with his set up consisting of various Acoustic Guitars, Lap Slide, Cigar Box Guitars, Didgeridoos, Harmonica, Foot Percussion and Loop & Effect pedals, With influences such as Paul Kelly, Joe Purdy, Harry Manx, Xavier Rudd and numerous Blues Masters to name but a few, Craig's live performances weave through various styles of Roots, Blues, Folk, World & Country, with dynamics ranging from chilled finger-picking folk stories to delta slide blues, through to rollicking folk foot tappers and stomping jumping roots, with lyrical content covering his aspects of life, love and loss and observations of the world we all live in. "I am mainly focussing on regional areas following a successful Nannup Music Festival, I am absolutely stoked to be able to include The Sewing Room on this tour...my only Perth based gig as I continue north up to the top end during this 3-month tour and heading over to NT during June, back to Adelaide." www.craigatkinsmusic.com/ www.craigatkinsmusic.com/basic-01