A TASTE OF AMERICANA FESTIVAL – ENMORE THEATRE SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14TH

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A Taste of Americana Festival will make its debut at Sydney’s iconic Enmore Theatre on Sunday 14th October. This all-ages event features a massive 7 act line up, showcasing some of Americana’s finest local and international acts. A Taste of Americana Festival will be headlined by Nashville powerhouse Margo Price. Kicking off at 2 pm, the one-day festival will offer …

A HITCH TO THE STICKS FESTIVAL UNLEASHES HUGE LINEUP

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Die-hard music fans listen up! The chance to board your very own Almost Famous bus tour is back and you best believe it’ll be the trip of a lifetime. Presenting the second installment of A Hitch To The Sticks set to reignite the touring camaraderie of grassroots Aussie pub rock, A Hitch To The Sticks will give punters the chance to …

LAURYN HILL TO PLAY EXCLUSIVE SET AT BLUESFEST 2018

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The crew at Bluesfest have added yet another exciting artist to their already stellar 2018 lineup, today announcing that one of the most influential artists in the history of R&B  Ms. Lauryn Hill, will play an exclusive set at their 2018 festival, on Easter Friday in Byron Bay. Hill established her reputation in the music world as the lone female member …

BLUESFEST 2018, THIRD ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT INCLUDES KESHA, SHERYL CROW, MELISSA ETHERIDGE + MORE!

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Today the crew at Bluesfest Byron Bay added 14 more artists to their already stellar 2018 line-up Including, Kesha, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, Juanes, Seu Jorge, Ziggy Alberts, Ásgeir, Newton Faulkner, Afro Celt Sound System, Harry Manx, Harts, Holy Holy, William Crighton and Elephant Sessions With their third artist announcement featuring a litany of strong female artists, including one of 2017’s most talked …

WILLIAM CRIGHTON ANNOUNCES ‘HOPE RECOVERY’ TOUR

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Hunter Valley-based, singer-songwriter William Crighton has announced that he will be touring the east coast this May/June to celebrate the release of his new single ‘Hope Recovery’ on March 31st, 2017.  After a breakthrough year in 2016 which saw the release of William Crighton’s critically acclaimed, self-titled debut album, Crighton is set to keep the momentum rolling on in 2017, He …

WHAT’S HOT AT THE SWAMP HOUSE THIS WEEK

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We love our music videos here at The Swamp House, these are the top three on our play list this week ‘in no particular order’ KONGOS ‘Take It From Me‘ track one from their new album ‘Egomaniac’ released earlier this month. A band of four brothers KONGOS is  Johnny (accordion, keyboards, vocals), Jesse (drums, percussion, vocals), Daniel (guitar, vocals), and …

THE JUNKYARD TO HOST MAGIC DOUBLE HEADER

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Two of Australia’s rising stars, William Crighton and Claire Anne Taylor are stopping at at Maitland’s live music icon The Grand Hotel ‘THE JUNKYARD’ as part of their Australia wide tour together on Thursday,July 21st. Folk-rock artist William Crighton, is arguably one of Australia’s most exciting singer songwriters coming through the ranks at the moment, He’s a story-teller through his …

WILLIAM CRIGHTON – THE STAG, APRIL 2016

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Words and photos for Newcastle Live, Newcastle and the Hunters entertainment hub.  Our photo gallery from The William Crighton show at The Stag Last Saturday night. The venue was pack to the brim with music fans all keen to see William Crighton do his thing live and not a soul was left disappointed, Matt Johnston (Gumball /Dashville) said earlier in …

WILLIAM CRIGHTON – THE STAG, SATURDAY APRIL 30

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Williams Crighton‘s, album launch tour will hit Newcastle this Saturday where William will be appearing on stage at the Stag & Hunter , Mayfield. This show will be our hands down pick of the weekend in Newcastle, we caught William Crighton last September at The Wollombi Music Festival, where this Folk Rock singer songwriters deep vocals and intense stage presences made …

WOLLOMBI MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015

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Our gallery from Wollombi Music Festival, last weekend. Thank you again to the Festival organisers and crew from both myself and The Swamp House for what was a sensational day of live music with a fantastic vibe, can’t wait for next year guys. Some of the many highlights of the festival were, William Crighton‘s killer set, We are almost embarrassed to …