Charlie frontman for Rollingexile began his musical journey in Dublin he played with several bands including Berlin, he also deputised for Larry Mullins, playing 6 gigs with U2.
Extract from Irish Rock:”The late ’70s saw the height of the punk rock movement. Irish bands such as Dublin’s Boomtown Rats, Berlin Blades and Vipers were in the midst of the new genre”
Charlie moved to London where his friend Mathew Ashman, from Adam and The Ants and Bow Wow Wow, brought him into the studio and produced and played guitar on his first self-composed recording “Move On”
Charlie returned to performing in 2010 supporting Boomtown Rats [Roberts+Crowe] on their European Tour.
His first solo album “Exile” recorded in London and Dublin, with several guest musicians including Garry Roberts from The Boomtown Rats on guitar.
Charlie formed Rollingexile to tour Exile through 2015 in Europe and USA.
Rollingexile’s second album “Hardline is being toured in Europe and the USA throughout 2016 and 2017.