Hi, I'm Charlie Katt, a Knoxville Musician!

Grand Prize Winner at the 2014 Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival Competition in Gatlinburg, TN for Best Song.


How I Recorded My CD for only $900

This is just a little information post about how much money I spent recording my latest CD Who says you have to spend thousands to record your CD? I will admit, it’s not the best quality that it could be, but for around $900 for 6 songs… not too bad. This post will be short and sweet, just describing what cost… Read more →


So, Where’s The New Video?

Just a little explanation of why I haven’t posted any new videos in the past couple of weeks. Well, basically, there’s a lot of personal stuff going on at home and home is definitely more important than entertainment right now. It won’t be long though, maybe another week or two and I promise to be back on track. Just stick… Read more →


Why You Spam Me

This is not really a music-related article, but I wanted to talk a little about spam… mostly Instagram-Spam. I am serious about spreading the word about my music on multiple social platforms. One is Instagram and frankly, I’m getting a little sick of the comments that have nothing to do with the pictures and videos I’m posting. I figured that… Read more →


I Wanna Dance With Somebody. My Cover.

Sometimes you do a cover song for fun or because you love it. I did this one because I thought it was a great idea to do a fast, pop song as a slow, acoustic love song. But, after I did it, it felt more like a tribute to a great artist that we lost a few years ago. I… Read more →


I Did it Subconsciously

I usually don’t make New Years resolutions, and I still didn’t this year…consciously. But I did decided to step up my online presence, and I did it around the New Year. So, in a way, it IS my New Years resolution! Most of you have noticed that I’ve been uploading more videos to my YouTube channel… cover songs, original songs and… Read more →


90 Second Stories

90 Second Stories is a new series I’m putting together for 2015. They are simply a collection of 90 second videos telling the stories behind the songs that I write. Bookmark http://charliekatt.com/stories to return when there are more. To be notified, just sign up below, or Subscribe to My YouTube Channel to see more. Read more →


Sneak Peek…

I’ve been working and, in some cases, rushing to get this CD done. I thought I would reveal what my final album cover design is. I will try to have it on iTunes as soon as I can, but for right now (at least, when it’s released) you’ll be able to purchase the physical CD from my web site. So,… Read more →

album idea (Coarse Rounded Font)

What’s On My New CD You Ask?

In these past couple of weeks I have been cramming all the recording I can into my nights so that I can get my brand, spanking new EP titled “Long Time to Be Nowhere” done in time for this Friday’s concert. Well, it looks like it will not be ready in time. BUT… it will be ready in time for next week’s… Read more →