jeremy whitwam, craig schmidt, andy leroy, charlie don't surf, charlie don't shake, charlie dont surf, charliedontshake, charliedontsurf, please don't name your band charlie don't surf, its not very original, and yes that includes you guys in detroit, and in ann arbor, rexrode records, rexeroderecords, rexrode, the south, desoud, detroit pistons, I'd best start running now Cause you said all along, you'd be there if I called You never said your phone was disconnected 21 carbs the planning lady marty shea ian bonner steve schmidt peter devins chris muffet There's no innocence about you I see through your lies It all comes down to the fact you keep denying That my shoes won't do at the clubs you like Maybe I'll go down get my jones at the blanks house baby Better load your weapon 'cause you won't see me coming We got to find a way to get together baby Did you ever stop to think of all the times Dance party in your bathroom Dance party in your mouth julie where'd you get your money where'd you get your pieces your pieces of gold julie money where did you get your money from aragon blues This is it, I'm at the end Years of righteous living can't help me now The word about town is my makers come looking for me used to live a life of sin But for the past several years now I turned it around Made a deal with the devil he decided that its time to collect Tell me all my good behaviors not in vain If after all these years you don't feel a little flutter in your heart for me Go ahead and cast me down to where the juke joints rock all night We got to find a way to get together baby You're a siren in the middle of the night We got to find a way to get together baby And watch the darkness blow a gentle kiss to light Where can I find a girl like you Where can I find a girl like you I need your help to find another lover Girl it's a sign of the times that your body and your mind Can align and unwind on the dance floor It's a theory thats maligned but it can't be denied So lets shake it till we can't move no more
 
CHARLIE DON'T SHAKE
THE STORY
THE RECORDS
THE SHOWS
THE PHOTOS
THE LINKS
 
04.27.09 - Club 3116, Chicago, IL (Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters)
04.08.09 - The Way Out Club, St. Louis, MO (The Big Heart Slide)
03.10.09 - Double Door, Chicago, IL
02.07.09 - Miska's Liquor, Chicago, IL
11.20.08 - Beat Kitchen in Chicago, IL (Supra Genius)
10.17.08 - Cal's Bar & Liquor in Chicago, IL
09.20.08 - The Small Planet in East Lansing, MI (Flatfoot)
07.12.08 - Silvie's Lounge in Chicago, IL (Flatfoot)
05.24.08 - South Union Arts Center in Chicago, IL (Ten-Speed, A Light Sleeper, Rock Falls)
01.03.08 - The Note in Chicago, IL
11.17.07 - The Lager House in Detroit, MI (Flatfoot, Canada)
10.01.07 - The Note in Chicago, IL (Elephant Gun, Beati Paoli)
08.18.07 - The Note in Chicago, IL (The Only Children, Hinter)
08.16.07 - Planet Ant Theater in Hamtramck, MI
08.09.07 - Otto's in Dekalb, IL (The Dollyrots, Big Drag)
07.29.07 - Jason Bales Farewell @ Mac's Bar in Lansing, MI (Flatfoot)
05.05.07 - Quinn and Tuites in Grand Rapids, MI (Flatfoot, , grrropolis)
05.05.07 - In-store @ 3:30pm Vertigo Music in Grand Rapids, MI
03.24.07 - ELFF Party @ (Scene) MetroSpace in East Lansing, MI
03.09.07 - Kelly's Bar in Hamtramck, MI
03.03.07 - Mac's Bar in Lansing, MI (Flatfoot, The Peddlers)
02.16.07 - Cal's Bar in Chicago, IL
12.15.06 - Hotti Biscotti in Chicago, IL (Kinetic Stereo Kids)
10.14.06 - Quinn and Tuites in Grand Rapids, MI (Mitchell, The Beat-Ups)
09.15.06 - Hotti Biscotti in Chicago, IL (Speakerphone, Hot Heels)
08.25.06 - Modern Exchange in Detroit, MI (Speakerphone)
07.21.06 - Generator Benefit @ Trippers in Lansing, MI (Arthur Autumn, Seth In Ohio)
06.02.06 - Macs Bar in Lansing, MI (Fifth Period Fever, Flatfoot, I,Crime)
03.25.06 - 21 Carbs Party in East Lansing, MI
03.03.06 - Cal's Bar in Chicago, IL (RoundEye)
09.08.05 - The Sights @ The Temple Club in Lansing, MI (The Sights, The Minor Fall)
07.30.05 - Sound System Benefit @ Macs Bar in Lansing, MI (Calliope, The Fuzz)
07.02.05 - Kellys Riverside in Marshall, MI (100 Watt Head, Hugh Jorgan Luau Band)
06.25.05 - Shenanigans in Parma, MI (Hugh Jorgan Luau Band, Ingham County Regulars)
06.09.05 - The Temple Club in Lansing, MI (Speakerphone, Bad Faces Clan)
05.07.05 - The Blanks CD Release @ Mac's Bar in Lansing, MI (The Blanks, Scouts Honor)
04.30.05 - All Ages @ The Modern Exchange in Detroit, MI (Speakerphone)
03.25.05 - Phyllis Musical Inn in Chicago, IL (Flatfoot)
03.17.05 - St. Patricks @ Mac's Bar in Lansing, MI (American Cosmos, Hydrophonic, HJLB)
02.11.05 - Oades Hidden Camel in Lansing, MI (Wanderjahr, The Fuzz, The Chirps)
01.19.05 - The Temple Club in Lansing, MI (The Fluoride Program, Speakerphone)
11.20.04 - Cals Bar and Liquor in Chicago, IL (Arena Venus, The Socials)
11.12.04 - The Temple Club in Lansing, MI (The Dirtbombs, The Minor Fall)
10.29.04 - Halloween @ Macs Bar in Lansing, MI (Flatfoot, The Blanks)
10.01.04 - Noise II @ The Temple Club in Lansing, MI
09.24.04 - Register.Rock.Vote @ The Temple Club in Lansing, MI
08.14.04 - Oades Hidden Camel in Lansing, MI
08.06.04 - Macs Bar in Lansing, MI (Jet By Day)
05.22.04 - CD Release @ Phyllis Musical Inn in Chicago, IL
04.23.04 - CD Release @ Macs Bar in Lansing, MI (Flatfoot, Troy Gregory)
04.17.04 - Third Street Saloon in Detroit, MI (The Blanks)
02.20.04 - The Fireside Bowl in Chicago, IL