Craig Pilkington

Craig Pilkington is a composer, multi instrumentalist and founding member of ARIA award winning band The Killjoys. He holds a bachelor of music honors from the Conservatorium Melbourne University, and owns and operates Audrey Studios. As a composer and producer/engineer his albums have received multiple ARIA awards and nominations. Craig keeps his own ARIA award in the studio kitchen.

As well as his extensive screen composing, Craig has written musical scores for several audio books for authors including Sean Tran (The Lost Thing), Pamela Allen, Paul Jennings and Margaret Wild. He has had many song placements including, Home and Away, Neighbours, the Secret Life Of Us, Blurred, and The Librarians. As an arranger Craig has penned string and other orchestral arrangements for artists such as the Darwin Symphony Orchestra, the Lucksmiths, Sea stories, Saltwater Band, Archie Roach and Nicola Watson.

As a producer/engineer Craig is experienced in most music genres and some of his clients include: Even, Liz Stringer, Silo String Quartet, Archie Roach, Neil Murray, Tripod, Eddie Perfect (song for Offspring), the Little Murders, the Black Eyed Susans, Ben Salter, Kutcha Edwards, Institut Polaire, Gurrumul Yunipingu, and Ego Lemos (Balibo -Best Original Song 2009 Screen Music Awards

Screen Credits


Feature films

Emo the Musical 2016

Now Add Honey 2015



The Bridge, Hothouse Theatre 2002



Upper Middle Bogan Series 1-3 2013-2016

Little Lunch 2015

Very Small Business 2008

Stories from the Golf

The Librarians 2010 (Arranger/ song commission)