John Craig is an American indie pop artist based in Portland, Oregon. John's solo project "John Craig & The Weekend" was formed in Portland in 2009. Craig gained notoriety in the Portland music scene for his 2009 single "Ticking" which was featured in the motion picture Tucker & Dale vs. Evil (2010 Sundance Film Festival Selection) Sundance Film Festival) along with "Trouble." The film also screened at the 2010 South by Southwest Music & Film Festival (SXSW). John's debut Umlaut EP has garnered industry buzz thanks in part to reviews by the Willamette Week, Rob Cullivan of the Portland Tribune, and Andy Valentine of the Eugene Weekly. "Ticking" has also been prominently featured on Portland's 94.7 KNRK and 101.9 KINK.