1968 - Got first guitar.
1973 - Became friends with Alex Campbell - Big Daddy.
1975 - Germany - "The Creelers"
with Gary Stuart Kitchen - Autogram.
1976 - London - BBC Paris Studios, played for Alexis Korner.
1977 - Recorded first solo album
"Scottish Folk Entertainer" - Autogram.
1979 - Canada - "Harrigan, That's Me".
1980 - Canada - hosted weekly television programme "Just Folk" for QCTV; guests included Dougie MacLean, Tannahill Weavers, John Allan Cameron.
1983 - Recorded second album "On The Road" for Country House Records, produced by Robin Hall.
1984 - Oslo, Norway - played/met with Tommie Joe White & Southern Cooking from Alabama. Piano player was called Jimmy Glasgow.
1984 - Glasgow Patter Competition compere, Glasgow International Folk Festival.
1985 - 86 In the movies....
1987 - Glasgow - wedding party gatecrashed by Harvey Keitel.
1989 - 96 Director, Glasgow International Folk Festival.
1990 - Glasgow - with Lonnie Donegan on Glasgow Green.
1991 - Edinburgh Festival Fringe - with Walter McCorrisken
"The World's Worst Poet & The World's Worst Folksinger".
1992 - Glasgow - met Derroll Adams at long last; Allan Taylor,
Rab Noakes, Wizz Jones and Billy Connolly
joined Derroll and Charlie onstage.
1993 - Recorded "Madame Bonaparte" live album with his good friend and concertina player Gordon Hotchkiss.
1994 - California - met Ramblin' Jack Elliott; introduced to Will Geer's daughter, Ellen, up in Topanga Canyon in the Hollywood Hills.
1995 - Glasgow - got drunk with Ramblin' Jack Elliott in Charlie's home town - Jack sang, "I Belong To Glasgow" at Folk Festival'95.
1996 - Recorded "Jura Celidh Band" at CaVa Studios for KRL.
1997 - Recorded "A Trip to Cape Breton " at Lakewind Sound Studios, Cape Breton, with Jerry Holland & JCB for KRL.
1997 - Lorient Festival Interceltique with Jura Ceilidh Band
(Archie McAllister, Davie MacDonald, Ross Kennedy and Charlie).
1998 - 2015 ..... leading a quiet life and discovered boats; became Commodore of the Royal Scottish Motor Yacht Club.
2016 - Recorded "Wasted and Wounded" CD for Medicine Hat Records
2016 - Recorded hit single "Morning Train" for Medicine Hat Records
2019 - Recorded "Le Cowboy Ecossais" EP for Medicine Hat Records.
2020 - Stripped and ready for action...........
Currently working on a new recording featuring songs by the likes of Glasgow's very own Frankie Miller, Canada's Murray McLauchlan and Utah Phillips.
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MORNING TRAIN - single.
4th January 2017:
#1 Americana UK
#2 Americana Worldwide
after 11 weeks in the charts
MORNING TRAIN - single is available to download on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon MP3, etc.. This track is dedicated to Glasgow's own Asad Shah, Jo Cox MP and their ilk - "Everybody's riding on this train"! This track is NOT on Wasted and Wounded. MHR000722
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