About Us

Lindsay Waddington is the owner and producer of Kross Kut Records, one of the leading country music recording studios in Queensland. 

Lindsay started Kross Kut Records in 2003 and to date he has released over 90 albums on the fast growing label.
With over 20 years in the music industry, Gold Coast based Lindsay Waddington has won many awards, and also been named Queensland Musician of the Year a record breaking 6 times.

 

Recent Awards and Achievements


2012

Lindsay Waddington and Lawrie Minson winners of the Instrumental of the year award at the Pittsworth Gidgee Coal Awards with "Warrumbungle Mare"


2013

Eric Murray South East Musician of the Year with his Debut album "Harmonicas By The Fire"

Lindsay Waddington & Lawrie MInson Finalists in the Tamworth Golden Guitars with "The Warrumbungle Mare"

Lindsay Waddington & Lawrie Minson winners of the Instrumental / Vocal Group or Duo award at Bungendore Stan Coster Awards with "Warrumbungle Mare"

Terry Gordon Winner of the Comedy / Novelty at the Bungendore Stan Coster Awards with "Dr. Days Green Pills" and a finalist in Male Vocal with "Australia's Not Australia Anymore"

Glenn Jones winner of the Terry Smith Memorial Award for Contributions to the Australian Country Music Industry

Graeme Hugo Recording artist of the Year in the Terry Smith Memorial Awards

Lawrie Minson Announced Musician of the Year at the Terry Smith Memorial Awards

Ray Pratley a finalist in Instrumental of the Year at the Gidgee Coal Awards

Tyson Allen Announced QLD New Talent Winner at the Gold Medallion Awards with his single release "Summertime Blues" released on KKR Vol 6

Shelley Minson Announced NSW Talent Winner at the Gold Medallion Awards with her single release "The Old Wybong Hall" released on KKR Vol 6

Shane Johnson Announced Central West New Talent Winner at the Gold Medallion Media Awards with his debut album "Just Good Country"

Lindsay Waddington finalist for QLD Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Ray Pratley Announced NSW Musician of the Year at the Gold Medallion Media Awards with his debut album "Me & My Guitar"

Dell Klupfell Finalist for QLD Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Jamie Davis Finalist South East Bush Balladeer of the Year at the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Graeme Hugo Finalist Central / West Male Vocal at the Gold Medallion Media Awards



2014

Peter Salata & Michelle Walker Finalists in the Comedy / Novelty Section of the TSA Awards with their Track "Bits N Pieces" Released on KKR Volume 6

Pet Brown Jr Announced New Talent Winner at the Bungendore Stan Coster Awards for his single "Those Mountains of Mine" released on KKR Volume 6

Pete Smith Winner of the Comedy/Novelty Section of the Gidgee Coal Awards with "Smithy and the Flying Emu"

Lloyd Back Finalist in the Comedy / Novelty Section of the Gidgee Coal Awards with "Six White Bloomers"

Lindsay Waddington & Ray Pratley Finalist for Instrumental Section of the Gidgee Coal Awards with "Diamontina Drover"


2015

Bev Branson winner of the Central West New Talent In The Gold Medallion Media Awards

Lindsay Waddington Finalist for QLD Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Pete Smith Finalist for NSW Bush Balladeer of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Jamie Davis Finalist for South East Bush Balladeer of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Ian List Winner of the Best Inspiration Song

Graeme Hugo - Winner of the Kross Kut Records Award

Lex K - Winner of the Kross Kut Records Award

Lex K & Lawrie MInson Finalist in Group or Duo Section at Bungendore Stan Coster Awards with "Mighty Moonbi Range"

Pete Smith Finalist in the Comedy Section of the Bungendore Stan Coster Awards with "Smithy & The Flying Emu"

Pete Smith & Rob Howland Finalist in the Comedy / Novelty Song of the Year at the TSA Awards with "Smithy & The Flying Emu"

Lex K Finalist in Lyrics Only at the TSA Awards with "Drovers Reunion"

Ray Pratley Finalist Gidgee Coal Bush Ballad Awards Instrumental Section with "Rabbit Flats"

Peter Salata Finalist Gidgee Coal Bush Ballad Awards Instrumental Section with "Saddle the Wind"

Sharon Heaslip Finalist Gidgee Coal Bush Ballad Awards Group or Duo with Keith Jamieson for "Further Out"

2016

Laura Downing Finalist for QLD Female Artist of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

John Kilcullen Finalist for QLD Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Lindsay Waddington Finalist for QLD Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Ray Pratley Finalist in the NSW Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Ray Pratley & Samantha Bellamy in Collaboration of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Pete Smith Finalist for NSW Bush Balladeer of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Peter Salata Winner of the Comedy / Novelty Song of the Year in the TSA Awards with "The Wallaby Hotel"

Ray Pratley Winner of Best Country Music Instrumentalist Brumby Award

Laura Downing & Lindsay Waddington Winners of Best Inspirational Song Brumby Awards

Pete Smith Finalist in Male Vocal at Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards

Laura Downing Finalist in Female Vocal at Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards

Sharon Heaslip Finalist in Group or Duo with Keith Jamieson at Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards

Ray Pratley Finalist in Instrumental at Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards with "Rabbit Flats"

John Kilcullen Finalist in Instrumental at Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards with "Freight Train Yodel"

Laura Downing & Lindsay Waddington Winners of Songwriter of the Year in the Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards with "Mt Tamborine Drover"


2017

Lindsay Waddington Finalist in Instrumental of the Year at the  Golden Guitar Awards Tamworth

Dianne Coombes Winner of Gospel Song of The Year at the TSA Awards Tamworth

Ray Pratley Winner of Instrumental of the Year at the Brumby Awards Tamworth

Samantha Bellamy Winner of Female Vocalist at the Brumby Awards Tamworth

Ken Lindsay Winner of Male Vocalist at the Brumby Awards Tamworth

Lindsay Waddington Winner of the Instrumental of the Year at the Brumby Awards Tamworth

Lindsay Waddington Winner of Musician of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Laura Downing Finalist in QLD Female Vocalist of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Samantha Bellamy & Ray Pratley Finalists in Collaboration of the Year in the Gold Medallion Media Awards

Pete Smith Finalist in NSW Bush Balladeer in the Gold Medallion Media Awards