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JT Video Premiere: “Strange Idea” by Guitarist Charlie Ballantine

The track will appear on his fifth album as a leader, Cold Coffee, out July 19

Charlie Ballantine
Charlie Ballantine (photo: Mark Shel)

JazzTimes is honored to premiere the video for “Strange Idea” by the Charlie Ballantine Trio, filmed live as the track was being cut at Postal Recording in Indianapolis, Ind. Written by Ballantine, “Strange Idea” features him on electric guitar, accompanied by bassist Jesse Wittman and drummer Chris Parker. The track will open up Ballantine’s fifth album as a leader, Cold Coffee, due to be released by Charlie Ballantine Music on July 19.

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