The Charms

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The Charms
Origin Somerville, Massachusetts, U.S.
Genres Garage, Rock
Years active 2002–2015
Labels Red Car Records
Website Official Website
Members Ellie Vee
Joe Wizda
Mark Nigro
Kat Kina (farfisa organ)
Jason Sloan
Past members Stu Yaffe (bass)
Pete Stone (bass)
Dennis Burke (drums)
Chris Farrell (bass)
Ethan Jon Kreitzer (organ)
Prince Frederick (drums)
Jason Meeker (drums)

The Charms are a garage rock band from Somerville, Massachusetts formed in 2002. They have performed on and off the last several years. They are currently working a new album with a possible release in late 2014, early 2015 release date. They released a new single called "Gimme Your Love" in January 2015 which was recorded by Scott Riebling (Letters To Cleo). The current lineup consists of Ellie Vee, Joe Wizda, Kat Kina, Mark Nigro, and Jason Sloan. The band teamed with local Boston based management company Twisted Rico Management (Steev Riccardo) and formed Red Car Records in 2003.

In April 2015, the band released the single "Gimme Your Love", recorded and mixed by Scott Riebling (Letters To Cleo). They followed that up with the September 24 release of another Riebling recorded single "B.O.S.T.O.N.".



Year Title Label
2015 TBA (EP) TBA
2007 Heroes and Villains (EP) Red Car Records
2007 Strange Magic Wicked Cool Records, licensed for reissue by Red Car Records
2006 Easy Trouble DVD Red Car Records
2005 Pussycat Red Car Records
2004 So Pretty (EP) Primary Voltage, licensed for reissue by Red Car Records
2003 Charmed, I'm Sure Red Car Records

Other releases[edit]

2004 "Christmas with the Kranks" soundtrack Hollywood Records

2011 "The Scandalous Years" compilation Twisted Rico Recordings


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