Single release performance for "You're Everything"
Charles Mack has been playing since the age of 8. Spending most of his time
around his mother, father and aunt, all great blues artists. He learned the
most important thing about music, playing from the soul. Starting on piano, he
moved on to play lower brass instruments for his elementary, high school and
college bands. Charles studied upright under three great bassists. On upright
bass; The great Mr. Buddy Catlett and Mr. John Whitfield. Electric bass and
producing; Mr. Derek Jackson (former bassist with Al Jarreau and Kenny
Charles spent most of his life touring around the world performing with
different artists of all styles. As a free lance musician Charles has had many
opportunities to share the stage with a number of accomplished artists in a
variety of genres ; alternative rock group Inflatable Soule, rap group Cypress
Hill, Blues and R&B artists Lucky Peterson, Grammy award winner, James Cotton,
Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Otis Taylor, Shemekia Copeland, Maria
Muldaur, Marcia Ball, Bernard Allison, Jimmy Johnson, numerous Jazz ensembles,
the U.S. Navy and Army bands. He is also a successful band leader in his own
right and has played numerous venues throughout the country.
Charles’ recording career takes him up even another level. Stepping into the
studio with the likes of Ko Ko Taylor, Cee Cee Peniston , Farly “Jackmaster”
Funk and George Jackson of Ruff N’ Tuff Records puts him in some great company!
In addition he has two of his own successful albums, “The Next Generation of
Blues,” and “Be My Crazy Dream,” both of which include all original songs.
Currently working on album #3, producing and writing music for the film
Charles also maintains a strong internet presence. From his own website
Facebook.com, and myspace.com to name a few, it’s easy to get a glimpse of what
a live performance would feel like with Charles on stage. But NOTHING compares
to seeing him live and in person right there in front of you!
By fusing an amazing blend of music and experience over his career Charles
brings an incredible and unique presence to every performance. You will
experience a multitude of feelings and emotions all while sitting back and
enjoying the ride through a mixture of soul, funk, blues, rock, R&B and folk
that will leave you satisfied but clamoring for more all at the same time! So we
encourage you to check out the calendar and get ready to experience Charles Mack
for yourself! We know you won’t be disappointed!