Performing at the Blues Brunch on Sunday February 17, 1 PM
Born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1964, Charly played in South America from 1983 to 1991. In 1992, he moved with Alvacast to Montreal, Canada and toured part of the country. The band split up in 1994 and Charly started touring Canada and the U.S East Coast until 2005 with different bands.
In 2006 Charly moved to Costa Rica and played also in Nicaragua (San Juan Del Sur) and Panama (Boquete, Panama City). He played with Blues icons like Donnie Walsh, Chuck Jackson, Paul James and Sab.
In 2011 Charly recorded his first solo CD called “A Glass of Wine” in Spanish and English, with songs he composed during the years.
Back in Edmonton, Charly won the contest for a spot to play at the prestigious Boonstock Music & Arts Festival where Slash from Guns’n’Roses and Sebastian Back from Skid Row played as well. Charly played an acoustic set on the Axe Music Stage.
Charly shared stages with many Canadian artists like Trooper, John McGale, Paul James, Chuck Jackson, Valdi, Donnie Walsh, SAB.
Since 2014, Charly toured in Canada (Quebec, Alberta, BC, Ontario) and also in Uruguay (Montevideo, Punta Del Este) in support of the re release of his 2 first vinyl albums with Alvacast now in CD format.
Charly performs regularly in many venues in the Potrero/Flamingo area, Tamarindo and el Coco and can be reached at: