Formed in 2002 by Mark Herbert and Perry Smith  shortly  and quickly  dubbed their  music  folk and roll and funky folk rock  CGL took over the Wilmington NC nightlife scene playing most everywhere for over 15 years  often times 5 nights a week  and touring to coastal towns  2 short run studio albums  and several live recordings  other members ,contributors  and collaborators over the years   have included  Alan Monteath David Hervey  Ron wilson , Eduardo somech ,Diana Zaccaria , Jerry Herbert , Nick Simon , Cheick Sisoko ,Mark Lanter  ,Rick Tobey  ,  Troy pierce   Ben morrow  and more 

CGL has   paused most full band  bookings in 2019 only adding select small venue shows a few times a year while other creative endeavors have been explored  while future collaborations are in  the works   you can find my endeavors on this site and links to Perry Smith's  creative and educational endeavors below 

Perry Offers his World music and Americana music  on the link below  as well as guitar lessons and drum lessons 
Select 2023 shows    announcing soon  !
Water Line      Saturday     August 26 

with Special Guests Jerry Herbert  and Family Rootz 

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