short story: trees

short story: trees

i wrote a short story about trees and had my canadian penpal Emma Murdock illustrate it. full text: back then, trees were the people at least, that’s who trees thought of when they heard the word “people,” they thought of other trees. and trees ruled...
album release: ( )PRESSION

album release: ( )PRESSION

charlie otto is releasing a new album on apr 9, 2020 called ( )PRESSION. it’s only released in digital format, you can pre-order it here. it will be on spotify itunes etc but we’d prefer if you checked it out on bandcamp, where you can get two bonus songs...
digital release: SOCK

digital release: SOCK

charlie recently produced an album for a great chicago songwriter named Kevan Eftekhari. proud of it, here are a couple links for streaming/buying: spotify itunes
live show: TMBTB benefit for chicago

live show: TMBTB benefit for chicago

Chicago’s very own Talking Heads tribute This Must be the Band is once again coming out of retirement to play one show to raise funds and awareness. In the past, they’ve raised for Puerto Rico and Yemen, but many fans rightly pointed out that our home needs help as...