“The male vocal performance of the year, delivered with equal parts of authority and yearning.”~ JAZZ JOURNAL


“Miss this one and you’re missing ‘The Good Stuff’. Too much of this is not enough” ~ R2 MAGAZINE


“Wood has the artistry AND class material to shrink any venue to an intimate club in vibe and warmth.” ~ JUST LISTEN TO THIS



“…the growl and moan of Eric Burdon, the otherworldly lilt of Donald Fagen, and the scorched majesty of Kurt Elling.” ~ JAZZ TIMES


“I fell in love with this man’s voice the moment I heard it.  He is the essence of soul and blues. I am so lucky to have sung on the same stage as him.” ~ PALOMA FAITH


“Charlie Wood is that rarest of combinations, a singer who’s as soulful as his songwriting is smart. He’s also a wicked piano and B3 player. He does it all, except ironing.” ~ HARRY SHEARER



“(Wood’s) writing is exceptional, the often-ruminative songs featuring well-honed, literate lyrics… written with the technical precision and linguistic flair of a classic from the Great American Songbook.” ~ TREVOR HODGETT, R2 MAGAZINE


“Remember the first time you heard Dylan, or Springsteen, or Costello, or Waits?  Charlie Wood delivers that same jolt.” ~ JAZZ TIMES


“…a lean, unblemished voice which has the high, lonesome timbre of a dedicated bluesman.” ~ NEW STATESMAN



“Grade-A natural beauty.” ~ MOJO MAGAZINE


“Charlie Wood embodies hepcat worldliness and barroom empathy; he’s got style but also the wisdom that gives it heftiness.” ~ JAZZ REVIEW


“Every jazz fan likes to have a best-kept secret but if there’s any musical justice, we should see a lot more of Charlie Wood.” ~ MARK GILBERT, JAZZ JOURNAL