Craig has been a musician all his life, beginning as a classical vocalist at the age of seven and then as a composer and member of various bands throughout his adult life. He was a school leader, consultant, teacher and youth worker for nearly three decades in Leeds and Rotherham. As well as this, Craig is an author, with his first novel being published in 2019 and a web-designer with professional work for various sites since 1999. Darkidris Media mainly works in music composition and creation, and web-design. Details can be found on his website here, and he can be contacted through the site.

Craig is also Education Director and Company Manager for Rotherham Underground, the town’s only cinema and independent theatre and Strategic Director of Open Minds (a community arts charity based in the ROAR building).