Charles Thomas Gillingham is a keyboardist and multi-instrumentalist best known for his performances on keyboard, accordion, piano and Hammond B-3 keyboard for the group Counting Crows. He has also played bass guitar in live performances in several songs such as "Holiday in Spain". Gillingham attended Richard Henry Dana Middle School in San Pedro, California, and also attended Miraleste High School in Rancho Palos Verdes in second, second and third grade. He was a member of Slip Stream, Clark, Kent and Reporters, Midnight Radio, Zip Code Revue, and played keyboard on Train's debut album in 1998. In 2004, Gillingham was nominated for an Oscar for co-writing the song "Accidental in love". He was featured in the Oscar for Best Original Song category with musicians Adam Duritz, Jim Bogios, David Immerglück, Matt Malley, David Bryson and Dan Vickrey. The track was used in the movie Shrek 2 .
|Birth name||Charles Thomas Gillingham|
|Born||Jan 26, 1960|
|Origin||Torrance, California, United States|
|Associated acts||Counting Crows, Low Stars, Feeder, American Music Club, Train, Cracker, Matt Nathanson|
|IMDb||Charlie Gillingham's IMDb|
Multi-instrumentalist best known for his work with the alternative rock band Counting Crows.
He attended junior high school in San Pedro, California and was in a number of bands, including one called Slip Stream.
He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2004 for his work on the song Accidentally in Love from Shrek 2.
He has been married and has more than one child.
He and frontman Adam Duritz are both members of Counting Crows.
- Musicians from Torrance, California
- Count the number of raven limbs
- American accordionist player
- American rock pianist
- American rock player on keyboard
- American multi-instrumentalists
- American rock bass guitarist
Latest information about Charlie Gillingham updated on June 15 2021.