|SIMPLY TOGETHER-WRITTEN BY CHARISSA AGE 14|
|102 Songs About You - 2010|
|Girls Are The New Boys - 2010 recording Nashville|
|102 songs about you|
|You See Me|
Newest updates, CHARISSA JUST RECORDED HER NEWEST ORIGINAL "SIMPLY TOGETHER" WITH TIM MARKS, AND NICK BUDDA, WHO ALSO PLAY FOR TAYLOR SWIFT'S ALBUMS! AND SHAWN BRYNE OF RODNEY ATKINS BAND IN NASHVILLE 2011! SHE ALSO JUST FINISHED SHOOTING HER NEWEST MUSIC VIDEO TO HER ORIGINAL "SIMPLY TOGETHER" WITH FILMMAKER/PHOTOGRAPHER, BRUNO FIORAVANTI FROM BRAZIL, THEY ARE SCHEDULED TO WORK TOGETHER AGAIN WITH CHARISSA NEW SONG SET US FREE IN NEAR FUTURE! CHARISSA ALSO PERFORMED ALL AROUND NASHVILLE DURING CMA FEST WEEK AND RESULTED IN BEING HIRED TO BE A REGULAR PERFORMER AT TOOTSIES AND RIPPY'S ON MUSIC ROW IN NASHVILLE, TN! NEW MUSIC COMING AGAIN SOON! Charissa's first official CD 2010 was released with Guitar Girl Records with producers Skip and Lynn Saylor in California which is available online at www.guitargirlsrecords.com or at her live shows. Charissa also has 2 singles on iTunes and CD BABY, "Miss Misery" (which has also made the RMR music Charts for TOP 50 most requested/aired songs for internet radio around the world 4 times at #3, #10, #6, #5) and "Hold On And Breathe" which has been adopted by the Ameican Foundation For Suicide Prevention, portions of proceeds from every purchased download will be donated to the AFSP! All songs on Charissa's EP CD are airing on 6 radio stations in 6 states including TN, CO, NE, KS, IL, WI! Charissa & ASB were declared the first place winners of the Star Spangled Battle of the Bands on March 6, 2010, in Richland Center, WI, and will Open for Phil Vassar, Neal McCoy and Heidi Newfield, June of 2010! Also Declared the First Place Winners of The Rock The Ark Battle of The Bands Contest sponsored by FM106.1 country Radio and Noah's Ark in Wisconsin Dells 2010! Charissa opened for new pop star Cody Simpson at the House of Blues, Oct. 2010! Charissa & her country band, Auburn Sky recently opened for Rodney Atkins at the new 65,000 square foot Lake County Fair Expo Center in Grayslake, IL on Oct. 17, 2009!
After shooting two episodes of t.v. show, Nashville Spotlight, Charissa was asked to be a regular on the show!
Charissa was featured and appeared on a Nashville Television show "NASHVILLE SPOTLIGHT!" in 2009 and 2010! She is very excited that she will be making a professional recording of two original songs in Nashville during her stay for the t.v. shoot, which will be used to promote her music!!!
Charissa opened for DOT DOT DOT in Worth, IL which resulted in live t.v. footage and interview of her from FOX T.V. Sept. 13, 2009!!!!
CHARISSA will open for HONOR SOCIETY at the House of Blues in Cleveland, Ohio on August 27, 2009! CHARISSA is extremely excited to announce that she will be the opening act for Disney's MITCHEL MUSSO at the House of Blues in Chicago, IL on Saturday, August 15, 2009!!! Show begins at 12:00 p.m. tickets available through Live Nation. In Addition, she is elated that she had the awesome opportunity to open the show for & share the stage with country superstars, LEANN RIMES, CHUCK WICKS, and PAT GREEN 2009. She has a full schedule of shows for 2009 and will appear at venues such as, House of Blues, Illinois State Fair, Wisconsin State Fair, Great America, Nashville, and more.... check schedule of events on her band site for next appearance venues, music, photos, videos! www.reverbnation.com/charissamrowka
Talented Charissa Mrowka, age 15, as of April 2011. (Music up ranges from age 11 - 13, Most recent Simply Together, age 14, lyrics/music written by Charissa age 14-video soon to be released to Simply Together!)singer/songwriter/recording artist, has a dream of becoming a famous Country/Pop Star someday.
In pursuit of fulfilling her dream, she studies guitar and percussion, and is heavily active in school band, Jazz Band, choir, drama, song writing and airs daily on multiple radio stations in 5 states and still manages to stay on the High Honor Roll at school.
She is currently working with of Michael Yerke, talent buyer of LIVE NATION and President of "House of Blues," but looking for management/label to take her to the next level! Charissa is being hailed "the next Taylor Swift" as aired on her debut on US99.5 FM radio and by other notable people in the music industry. Charissa is extremely happy that she just released her first official CD with Guitar Girls Records with songwriter Lynn Carey Saylor and producer Skip Saylor in California and is scheduled to begin her full 2011 CD. She also has 2 single releases on iTunes and CD BABY," Miss Misery" (which has made the RMR (Roots Music Ratings) TOP 50 most requested/aired songs for internet radio 4 times ranking in at #3, #10, #5, #6 Oct. Nov. 2010) and "Hold On And Breathe" which has been adopted by the AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION, with portions of proceeds from every purchased download from iTunes going to the AFSP.
Charissa has been performing all around Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio and Nashville since age 7 and with her own band, Charissa & Auburn Sky Band, since age 10. She has already opened for and shared the stage with country superstars, Phil Vassar, Neal McCoy, Heidi Newfield, Rodney Atkins, LeAnn Rimes, Gretchen Wilson, Kellie Pickler, Lonestar, Jo Dee Messina, Bucky Covington, Billy Currington, Pat Green, Chuck Wicks, Trick Pony, Confederate Railroad, Joe Diffie, Oakridge Boys, and Disney stars, Billy Ray Cyrus, Mitchel Musso, Honor Society, and pop star Cody Simpson, Dot, Dot, Dot, and legendary Doo Whop groups, The Tokens, The Contours, The Crystals, Dr. Elmo, Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs.
Charissa has performed at venues such as the House of Blues, Genesee and Arcada Theatres, the world famous "Tootsie's Orchid Lounge," "The Nashville Palace," "Legends Corner," "Nashville Spotlight T.V. Show," in Music City, Nashville, and even got to feel how awesome it is to sing on the Grand Ole Opry Stage during a tour in 2009 & 2010, just to name a few.
Charissa has won her fair share of major contests over the year such as, Country Thunder USA, 2 time winner of Colgate Showdown, In 2007 Charissa entered the largest, nationwide country music talent search contest the "COLGATE COUNTRY SHOWDOWN" and was announced the WISCONSIN STATE CHAMPION at the Wisconsin State Fair setting several new records as the youngest contestant to win State Champion; and first time ever, Wisconsin State, Unanimous Judges vote, and again in 2010 first runner up for state level, won Rock the Ark and Star Spangled Battle of the Bands 2010, to name a few!
Charissa's music has also had its fair share of radio air time. She was selected by Lisa Dent and Ramblin Ray of US99.5 FM Radio to have her debut and AIR LIVE as the featured celebrity artist on their special morning show, The Diner Tour, also at NBRN.FM in Nashville, TN where she debuted live in 2010, and all the songs on her 2010 CD is currently airing on 6 stations in 6 states including TN, KS, CO, NE, WI, IL and on Earbits Internet radio!
Besides performing with her country band, Charissa has enjoyed performing her "Hannah Montana Tribute Show" , which has earned her major recognition over the past 3 years, including a 2 year long monthly performance contract with Keylime Cove Water Resort. 2011 Charissa plans to do a special tribute show honoring all the teen sensations of today, as well as her country music tour season. Charissa's passion is to perform and she plans on making her music a lifelong career!
To book Charissa or "Charissa and the Auburn Sky Band," Contact: Rick Strauss at 262-705-2451 firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information or to sign Charissa contact: Donna Mrowka 815-388-3091 email@example.com
EPK (Electronic Press Kits available) www.sonicbids.com/charissaauburnskyband