Charley Burch Discography, Appointments and Achievements in the 21st Century
Associate Producer “The End Of An Error” David Brookings Byar Records
Producer, Mixer, A&R “Sum Mo Chikan” Super Chikan Vizztone/Chikanhowse Records
Became Voting Member of The Recording Academy (Associate Member since 1995)
Producer, Mixer “Watermelon Slim and Super Chikan” Released June 2011 on Northern Blues
Producer, Mixer The Infidelles (Unreleased) Poppa Willie Music Publishing
Producer Steven Seagal HOB New Orleans “Concert for The Children” Steven Seagal and A&E
Co-Producer “Chikadelic” Super Chikan (Winner BMA Best Traditional Blues Album of The Year 2010 & Nominated for 4 Blues Music Awards 2010)
Elected Treasurer of The Memphis and Shelby County Music Commission
Producer, Mixer Jay Gaunt Harmonicopia” Jay Gaunt Music
A&R (Pitched and secured deal) David Aldo Murrah / Colton Publishing
Producer “Demo” The Breakthrough
Assisting Producer “Tracking” Kevin Welch (February 2010)Producer Treasa Levasseur (End of May 2010) Two 2010 Maple Leaf Blues awards nominations (November 2010).
Produced Vocal Track for Emma Webb (August 2010)
Release of Jay Gaunts’ “Harmonicopia” (September 2010)debuted #11 on Roots Music Report and #13 Living Blues Charts. Jay Gaunt’s Harmonicopia makes entry list for 2011 Grammy Nominations. (Sep and Oct 2010)
Wrote songs “Home of The Blues” and “Devil Dealt The Blues” released on Jay Gaunt album “Harmonicopia” both in worldwide rotation (September 2010)
Produced Memphis High (Witt and Grant) For The Collective Group (Sept 2010)
Performed 2nd Tenor Mens’ Choir Anshei Sphard Synagogue (September 2010)
Song and Artist development for Lee Taylor with Lester Snell (October 2010)
Contracted as Manager for Jay Gaunt (October 2010)
Secured Burnside Distribution deal for Jay Gaunt (December 2010)
Produced and hosted Showcase at International Folk Alliance Conference for Memphis and Shelby County Music Commission.
Treasa Levasseur documentary released regarding Memphis recording sessions with Charley Burch http://blip.tv/file/4780886 (February 2011)
Charley Burch song “Devil Dealt The Blues” is a Finalist in the 2011 International Songwriters Competition. (March 2011)please vote for me every day until March 31st, 2011 http://www.sonicbids.com/voting/Default.aspx?p=372
Charley Burch and Jay Gaunt song “Home of The Blues” is a Semi-Finalist in the 2011 International Songwriters Competition. Charley Burch was the only writer from Memphis on Finalist list out of over 15,000 entries from 115 countries. (March 2011)
Hired as Tour Manager for Steven Seagal 2011 Tour Dates(March 2011)
Panelist at Rockit 2011 Music Week Fayetteville, AR (April 2011)
Booked to Produce Stevie Dupree Album Summer 2011 (April 2011)
Elected to The Board of Governors on The Memphis Chapter of The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. (April 2011)
Speaking role as Sol the car salesman in the film “Head Shop” (post production) (May 2011)
Organizer: Reeves Gabrels showcase for Summer NAMM 2011 July 21st (May 2011)
Elected Vice-Chairman of The Memphis and Shelby County Music Commission (May 2011)
Producer credit on Watermelon Slim and Super Chikan release “Okiesippi Blues” Entry list for nomination to 54thGrammys under Blues Album (June 2011)
Judge 2011 Elvis Tribute Artist Competition selected by Elvis Presley Enterprises and Hard Rock Int. (August 2011)
Moderator for Producer’s Panel / Forum at Harris Hall Music Dept. at University of Memphis 9/27/2011
Voted in to Unity Lodge #95 Memphis, Tn and received Entered Apprentice First Degree in Freemasonry 10/10/2011 Received Fellow Craft Second Degree 11/21/2011 and his Master Mason Third Degree 01/05/2012. York Rite Royal Arch Mason (Park Ave. #204) and Select Master of Cryptic Council (candidate in the 9th Degree Park Ave. #108) in Memphis, TN 3/31/12. Scottish Rite 32nd Degree Master Mason (President of reunion class and candidate in the 18th and 32nd Degrees)3/17/12 Ritualist in 6th, 21st and 30th Degrees, Knights of Saint Andrews Memphis Chapter. Voted in as Steward for Park Ave York Rite Cryptic Council Lodge #108 in Memphis, TN 4/12/2012, Initiated as a Shriner at Al Chymia Shrine in Memphis, TN 4/16/2012 and Shrine Clown Unit 08/2012.
Performed 2nd Tenor choir and solo for all High Holiday Services at Anshei Sephard Beth El Emeth Synagogue
2009 to Present
Road Manager for Steven Seagal in Canada. 10/11/11 to 10/14/2011
2012 (March) My production of Listen Here for Jay Gaunt Makes Broadjam Top Ten Jazz Chart http://www.broadjam.com/browse/songs/top10/?l0=g&l1=1062&utm_source=sendgrid.com&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=website
Hired as Entertainment Director and Talent Buyer (June 2012) by Entertainment USA for 1000 person restaurant, lounge, danceclub and live music venue in Cordova area of Memphis, TN. Grand opening August 2012 in Memphis Tennessee.
Judge 2012 Elvis Tribute Artist Competition selected by Elvis Presley Enterprises and Hard Rock Int. (August 2012)
Hired as Producer and Event Manager of The 2013 Med Foundation Gala to be held March 23rd, 2013 at The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN (November 2012) Ruby Wilson, Ohio Players, The Commodores and The Spinners.
Hired and training for Federal Officer career with Homeland Security / TSA January 13th, 2013.
Appointed to Provost Guard in Araba Shrine Ft. Myers, FL February 2013.
DHS/TSA Dual Certified Checkpoint Passenger and Baggage Transportation Security Officer Promoted to E Band and transferred to Memphis International Airport April 2014.
Booked Edward Cleveland on Drums and Josh Roberts on Guitar for Steven Seagal World Tour of Western/Eastern Europe, Turkey, Ukraine and Russia July – August, 2014.
Judge 2014 Elvis Tribute Artist Competition selected by Elvis Presley Enterprises and Hard Rock Int. (August 2014).
Passed 60 hour course work for State of Tennessee Affiliate Broker Real Estate License August 2014.
4th year as Vice Chairman of Memphis Music Commission and Board member for 6 and a half years. as of August 2014.