Two of Australia’s most unique artists, Gawurra Gaykamangu and William Crighton, will unite for their ‘Trigger Of Truth’ regional tour this October to present remarkable music and social storytelling across regions in Victoria and NSW.
Since his 2016 debut album, RATJA YALIYALI, Yolngu singer-songwriter Stanley “Gawurra” Gaykamangu’s has been hailed as a must-see performer. Gawurra sings in his native tongue of Gupapuynga, with a deeply resonate and soulful voice which won 4 NIMAs Awards and was nominated for an ARIA in 2016.
Both artists returning from Europe and USA tours have been prominent in the music scene over the past year, with Crighton buoyed by the success of his fascinating self-titled debut album and the equally impressive follow-up EMPIRE captivating audiences with his live work. He played a seamless string of shows on the East coast, West Australia, and Adelaide including WOMADelaide, alongside a plethora of festival appearances in Australia including Byron Bay Bluesfest and showcases in Canada, New York City and Kansas.
Apart from beautiful, visceral music, Arhnam Land song man and Riverina boy, Gawurra and William Crighton share a love for the Australia landscape and far flung corners of this wide land. They will travel together on this regional tour sharing their stories. Two storytellers, William Crighton and Gawurra, unite throughout October to present remarkable music from two unique Australian perspectives.
123 Agency Presents:
‘TRIGGER OF TRUTH’ TOUR
Thursday, 4th October
Clarendon Guesthouse – Katoomba NSW
Friday, 5th October
Heritage Hotel, Bulli NSW
Saturday, 6th October
Montrose Town Centre, Yarra VIC
Friday, 19th October
MEMO, St Kilda VIC
Saturday, 20th October
Theatre Royal, Castlemaine VIC