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Solo Album coming Summer 2020
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I Wish That I Were Gay
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As soon as the live music situation gets back to normal, we'll reschedule and book new dates. Meanwhile, we hope you're all doing OK (or better) health-wise and financially.
The Bigfellas' most recognizeable/danceable songs like "On The Green", "4:20" and "Moving Day" are here. Described as "the kind of satire that Randy Newman used to do so well."
Upcoming Chuck Charles solo record "Hiya" with 15 new songs. Official release is in September 2020.
The EP/remix treatment that "I Wish That I Were Gay" deserves: Hollywood, political, polka and studio release versions. Plus "In The Daytime", a Bigfellas 1.0 staple.
Two Bigfellas originals commissioned for an indie documentary and full movie score from Charlie It's experimental, filmic and still fun to listen to, don't let the movie's topic fool you.
Debut album of an ongoing collaboration from The Bigfellas' Charlie with Spud Davenport. Fun fact: all 10 songs have had some radio airplay.
Special, sweet cover of Fleetwood Mac's "Never Going Back Again" with Charlie and singer/songwriter Sierra West.