The Charlie Keating Band is a New England Funky, Soulful, Blues inspired band.
But don't call them just a blues band. It's just CKB TCB.
They'll morph from one color to another during a show with many shades in between.
Featuring the area's premier Slide guitar player"Slidemaster C" himself Charlie "Slideman" Keating.
Representing the MBS at the 29th annual International Blues Challenge
in Memphis TN. 2013.
CKB delivers their own brand of rock, funk, boogie and a bit of blues.
CKB has opened for Ronnie Earl, Duke Robilard and Tony Lynn Washington
Charlie Keating on guitar, vocals & slide Lenny Turnquist on Bass
Paul Scannell on Drums and on occasion Bill Champitto on keyboards.
A unique slide guitar style that while totally their own channels such greats as Duane Allman and Elmore James can be heard at their performances.
Many have compared the guitar playing to an early SRV due to Charlie's ability to combine lead and rhythm guitar simultaneously
Uniformly listeners are amazed at the big sound of the band.
Charlie is also a gifted and prolific songwriter, With one CD under their belt CKB has gained worldwide airplay.