Charmin' Larman

Charmin' Larman - Special Content Producer 

Music has possessed Charmin' Larman his entire life. At an early age he was exposed to many different sounds. Thanks in part his parents who are public radio legends. One of the key defining moments was seeing Lightnin' Hopkins perform. It had a profound impact on the youngster. He can still envision in his head the smoking jacket that the blues legend was wearing on stage.

Record collecting also became a hobby. His resume includes many different jobs in the outer fringes of the music biz. This includes writing CD liner notes and articles fort he L.A. Weekly. Charmin' has also toiled in record stores for years where he presented some of the the hippest in-stores ever. Hasil Adkins, Ike Turner, Little Milton, Blowfly and Andre Williams were some of the performers who appeared at these events. Other past occupations include band management for such groups as Big Sandy and The Fly-Rite Boys. Previous radio experience includes engineering and for both his folks and the legendary Johnny Otis.  

- Philosophy of my radio show: I'm gonna pitch a Wang Dang Doodle!

- Five artists LuxuriaMusic listeners will hear on my show: Benny Joy, the Troggs, Bobby Blue Bland, Dean Carter, The King Khan & BBQ Show, plus anything on the Fortune Records Label.

- To derive maximum pleasure from my radio show: Screw your wig on tight!

- Secret superpowers I possess: Being able to create a disturbance in your mind!

- When I’m not DJing I can be found: Either going to a go-go or working on my mojo.