Wishing Street~ Critically Acclaimed Worldwide!
Winner! of the 2001 dmusic.com Grammy Awards for Best Artist and Song...
Featuring the #1 Mp3.com hits, "Heavens'Key", and "La La La La(a true story)".
Voted "One of Hudson Valley New York's Best New Artists for 2000 - Chronogram Magazine.
2001- Voted Best Performer Woodstock Times
2000-2001 Solo Acoustic Tour...380 shows nationwide.
2002~03 Fall 2003 tour, 2004 NEW CD release, MINUTES FROM MIDNIGHT! Available here: www.cdbaby.com/charles5
A member of:
The Americana Music Association 2000-
The Folk Alliance
WISHING STREET- is Ian Charles' 3rd CD release since 1995.
The songs are about Experiences, Observations.
The People, Places, Dreams, and Emotions.
The Factual, Fictional, Spiritual, and Musical.
Seen through the eyes of a wide array of characters; A Street Musician, A Factory worker, A Drifter, and You.
The characters are real people.
The music is laid back. Call it, "Country Soul"!
Acoustic and Electric Guitars, A Voice, Upright and Electric Bass, Drums, Piano, B-3 Organ.
Just sit back at home or in your car and let the songs carry you along WISHING STREET.
Credits: All songs written and arranged by IAN CHARLES
Producer: CRIT HARMON
Studios: Sherwood Forest Recording-Bedford, Ma.
Horizon-West Haven, Ct.
Engineers: CRIT HARMON, RICH ROBINSON, VIC STEFFENS
Mastered : JONATHAN WYNER at M WORKS- Boston, Ma.
Photography: GARRY SEGAL (cover)
DAVID CUNNINGHAM (booklet)
Design: MATT WOJTASZEK
Guitars:IAN CHARLES, PETE KAZALEH, CRIT HARMON
Organ and Piano: HARRY KING
Slide and Lap Steel Guitar: PETE KAZALEH
*Bass: STEVE COMBS, CRIT HARMON (*Track 7)
*Drums: DENNIS COTE', IAN CHARLES(*Track 7)
Backing Vox: KERRI POWERS
~~~ Thanks for stoppin' by ~~~