William Charles , Sean Richardson, Rusty Dodd, Matt Karner and Joe Austin make up the William Charles Collective.
Bio: While living in Orlando, FL in 2009, William Charles began playing music in local bars and cafes.
William, a Hernando, MS native, then moved back to his hometown to further pursue his musical interests. In early 2010, William met Memphis guitarist, Sean Richardson. In late 2011, Rusty Dodd joined the duo, adding rhythm and percussion.
In December 2011, The William Charles trio was born. The William Charles Trio released their first single and music video in April 2013 called With the Winter,
In May 2013 the Trio made the collective decision to expand their live sound further, and Matthew Karner joined the group to play upright bass guitar. Soon after Joe Austin joined the collective on the violin.
William Charles Collective blends their influences of southern rock, folk and bluegrass to produce an organic fresh sound.
“With the Winter” by William Charles Trio can be found online at iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, and Bandcamp stores.
William Charles Collective is currently working on new music and plan to record and release their new music in late 2013