Charles Gilbert is an accomplished guitarist, songwriter, and producer based out of Nashville, Tennessee. Charles plays many genres including blues, bluegrass, country, modern jazz, and rock. Charles has had the opportunity to work with and open for a wide array of national artists and bands.
In 2010, Charles was signed to his first recording contract under Global Maximus Records with his former band Badhorse. In 2012, "It's All Good", co-written by Charles, was featured during the NFL Alumni Awards. The next year, several songs Charles co-wrote and arranged while with Badhorse were included on the soundtrack for the feature film Brother's Keeper. Later that same year, the song "Game Face" co-written by Charles was featured on the Vince Lombardi Awards.
In January 2018, Charles released his debut instrumental album, Tall Tales. Currently, you can find Charles in the studio or on tour with some of Nashville's up and coming artists, or in the studio overseeing the production of his new album slated for release in 2020.
Charles has opened for the Following Bands And Artist: Kansas, Zac Brown, Vince Gill,Justin Moore, Big & Rich, Trace Atkins, Luke Combs, 1,000 Horses, Montgomery Gentry, chris Cagle, Charlie Daniels Band, Sarah Darling, Diamond Rio, Shenandoah, Confederate Railroad, casey James, Ashton Shepherd, Chuck Wicks, Randy Houser, Sarah Evans, Neal McCoy, jaron and the long road to love, cole deggs & the lonesome, Granger Smith, Julianne Hough, Randy Travis, David Allan Coe, Ronnie Mcdowell, Lee Greenwood, John Michael Montgomery and T. Graham Brown
Charles has worked with The following artists: David Hungate (Toto,Nashville Session Player) Larry Blackmon (Cameo), Carmine Appice (Vanilla Fudge, Cactus, Beck Bogart & Appice, Rod Stewart) Tony Franklin (Roy Harper, The Firm, Jimmy Page, Paul Rodgers, John Sykes' Blue Murder, David Gilmour, Kate Bush, Whitesnake,And Kenny Wayne Shepherd) Jesse Mcreynolds, Brian Scoggin (Casting Crowns), Chris Hicks (Marshall Tucker Band), Chris Cagle,Tom Leadon (Tom Petty, Mudcrutc, The Eagles), The SixxiS, Badhorse, Ricky Gunn, Anthony Z'sler and Stacia Watkins