Message From Charly
Other projects of Charly's:
UP THE IRONS Tributo to IM: @uptheironsmontreal
ELECTRIC STORM: @theelectricstorm
CHARLY LOPEZ SHORT BIO
Charly is an international Rock singer, plays guitar and sings in Spanish, English and French. Ranging from hard rock classics to soulful ballads, his vocal range and style can really grab a hold of you.
Born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1964, moved to Montreal, Canada in '92 where he became a Canadian Citizen in 1997. Today he resides in Alberta.
In 1992, Charly moved with Alvacast to Montreal, Canada and toured part of the country. The band split up in 1994 and Charly toured Canada and the U.S East Coast until 2005 with Up The Irons, Canada's most popular Tribute to Iron Maiden.
In 2005 recorded a CD with “Tears for the Dead Gods” and started touring also in Central America, mainly Costa Rica and Panama.
In 2011 recorded a solo CD called “A Glass of Wine” in Spanish and English.
In 2013, Charly opened for Trooper in Drayton Valley Omniplex Arena and at the Barrhead Arena with his band The Electric Storm.
In 2015 Charly played in Uruguay, Canada and in Austin, Texas.
Charly shared the stage with Canadian folk legend Valdi in British Columbia, and won the competition to play at the prestigious Boonstock Music & Arts Festival where Slash from Guns’n’Roses and Sebastian Bach from Skid Row played as well. Charly played an acoustic set on the Axe Music Stage.
Charly worked with producer Ronnie King from California. Together they produced 1 song for the radio, a song from his latest CD “A Glass of Wine” called “Until the End of Time”.
He shared stage with many Canadian artists like Trooper, John McGale, Paul James, Chuck Jackson, Valdi, Donnie Walsh, SAB, and with American artists like Jeff Baldori.
In March 2015 Charly gave a series of concerts in South America with his band Alvacast.
In June and August 2015 Charly was invited as a guest to play with Sonny Wolf in Austin, Texas.
En marzo de 2015, Charly dio una serie de conciertos en Sudamérica con su banda Alvacast.
En junio y agosto de 2015, Charly fue invitada como invitada a tocar con Sonny Wolf en Austin, Texas.
Currently, Charly is working on a new project called CLYM ALVACAST which is about promoting Alvacast's music and records. He is also working on new songs, some of which were written with Alvacast but never recorded or finished. He also has material ready for a Hard Rock CD and a Blues-Rock EP.