Chuck Bettis, raised in the fertile HarDCore soil, nourished within Baltimore's enigmatic avant garde gatherings, blossoming in NY's Downtown Musical tribe. Past projects include Metamatics, All Scars, Trance And The Arcade. Has also appeared on recordings with Ikue Mori, Nautical Almanac, Yellow Swans, Measles Mumps Rubella, Toshio Kajiwara, Carlos Giffoni. Has played live with John Zorn, Fred Frith, and Afrirampo to name a few.
Current projects include Brown Wing Overdrive (electronic trio of Bettis, Derek Morton, Mikey IQ Jones), Mudang Rouge (quintet with Jerry Lim, Evan Rapport, Josh Blair), Period (quintent with Mike Pride, Charlie Looker, Darius Jones), Hiccup (laptop duo w/ Luke Calzonetti), and a laptop & voice duo with Dafna Naphtali.