Charlie Hunter is an American jazz, rock and fusion guitarist. He played a seven-string guitar and organ in Michael Franti's political rap group, The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy. Since the debut of his self-titled Charlie Hunter Trio in 1993, Charlie Hunter has recorded 17 albums. Hunter is noted for playing custom-made seven and eight-string guitars, on which he plays bass lines, guitar rhythm, and guitar lead simultaneously (courtesy Wikipedia). 

You can visit his website at

Charlie visited Ken's shop and played Mrs Natural. It sounded so good, Charlie agreed to lay down some demo tracks in John Guth's studio. Here are those tracks. 

Charlie plays guitars by master luthier Jeff Traugott. Click on the link to check out Jeff's incredible instruments.


Lucky Being Played by Charlie Hunter at Woodstock

2016’s Woodstock Luthiers Invitational was a blast. And we had a special treat with none other than the great Charlie Hunter playing a full set on Ken’s personal guitar, Lucky. Check it out!

Charlie Hunter Playing Brownie at the Montreal Show

Premier Guitar and Daily Motion got some great footage of Brownie being played by the GREAT Charlie Hunter!

Audio (all on Mrs Natural)