Power Pop Band Checkpoint Charley Announce Pomp, Twaddle, And Bombast
Checkpoint Charley is the ongoing Power Pop muse of duo Kevin Packard and Jesse Anderegg. Power Pop/Rock influenced heavily by Jellyfish, The Beatles, Weezer, and Duran Duran.
Long-awaited follow-up album "Pomp, Twaddle, and Bombast: Songs 13-24" has been in production for six years; recorded between Nashville, TN., Chicago, IL. and Salt Lake City, UT. The duo enlisted a crack team of first-call players to bring the project to light; including co-producer Jay Tooke, Jon Schmidt (The Piano Guys,) Tyson P Leslie (Vixen,) Jim Riley (Rascal Flatts,) Ian Fowles (The Aquabats,) Chris Nix (The Jonathan Davis Band,) Kyshana Lowe Bradshaw (The Lowe Family,) Smith Curry (Keith Urban,) and Pete Lesperance (Harem Scarem.)
Accompanying EP “Checkpoint Charley’s Great Jedi Mind Trick” features four original songs inspired by the Star Wars universe.
The new album "Pomp, Twaddle, and Bombast" will be available in late October on all streaming services and digital platforms but you can already now purchase it here: