Charlie Adrianus Parks is the singer/songwriter/guitarist of Lubricoma. Having been writing music from a very young age, he formed the band in 2007 with Nick Formont around a particular collection of songs. He describes his guitar and writing style as raw, unconventional and lyrically a very Kerouac-esq stream of consciousness. His major influences are David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Chris Cornell, A Perfect Circle, Tool, Nine Inch Nails and Bush.