has a long history with Carmine Appice,
being part of Vanilla Fudge,
(Beck, Bogert, Appice) together. Char
is known as one of the top guitarists in Japan. His producing,
performing and song writing skills have strongly influenced many
musicians. Char himself sings over 70% of his songs in English, and
you won't believe that those great sounds are coming from a musician
in Japan. Listen to Snake from Guitar Zeus Japan, featuring Char, here
December, 1999, CBA performed eight shows in Japan, and recorded a
show live - CBA Live In Japan, for Polydor Records. They played 4
nights in Tokyo with the last gig at the BUDOKON on Christmas Day.
Appice writes: "Good to be back and moving on to Char tour
(CBA)... Tim & I are listening to material... We are recordng
live 3-4 times with Polydor records... there will be two live TV
broadcasts.... and radio broadcasts... so things are Rocking!"