Bradley “Chum” Carter is a guitarist, banjoist, fiddler, and composer for film. Bradley is the guitar player, singer, and songwriter for Asheville, North Carolina’s hard rocking trio, Max Gross Weight.
As a banjoist Bradley is a member of the Newgrass Quintet, Asheville New Grass. An ensemble that features some of the Western North Carolina region’s best instrumentalists. Bradley is also a former member of popular WNC jamgrassers Sanctum Sully.
Bradley also performs a solo variety show switching off between guitar, banjo, and fiddle as well as doing his best John Hartford impression by dancing rhythm on an amplified piece of plywood. These “Brazenly Eclectic” shows switch from bluegrass, rock, old time, jazz and classical all in the course of a set.
Bradley’s music has been featured in films and ads by prominent adventure filmmakers BigUP Productions, Sender Films, Camp 4 Collective, and Oakley Anderson Moore.