January 29 @ 10:30pm Manhattan Inn 632 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY January 31 @ 7:00pm Green Line Cafe 4239 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA February 1 @ 7:00pm Lilypad 1353 Cambridge St. Cambridge, MA February 4 @ 8:00pm Logical Operations at Muchmore’s “3 solo artists perform original electronic music influenced by jazz, classical, experimental, and pop.” […]
“Carousel sticks to a simple equation, then spends the album’s entirety providing different facets of those components. Pulsing cadences and languorous drones, and the beauty of this album is the way in which Butler shifts into one before backsliding back to the other. “Album opener “Bowtie” opens strong with with a quick step rhythm, bolstered […]
“If there’s anything the last decade or so of jazz has cemented, it’s Radiohead’s place in the jazz canon. Tenor saxophonist Johnny Butler has grasped onto this fact with a very cool video of him looping himself alongside drummer Alex Ritz with this performance of “Optimistic” recorded live at Brooklyn’s Gallery Recording Studio by Keith […]
Carousel is now available from many online distributors! Download it on iTunes or stream it on Spotify.
<><><><><><><><> SUNDAY OCTOBER 13th at MIDNIGHT <><><><><><><><> THE BUTLER DID IT with Johnny Butler – sax, production, dj, butlertronix Cinque Ubangi Kemp- drums, hype @ Rockwood Music Hall 196 Allen St, NYC 10002 http://rockwoodmusichall.com/ <><><><><><><><>
I’ve seen a few people post links to this article called 10 Easy Ways to Optimize Your Music Practice. Sorry to those who posted it, but its the same crap I always see. I’m a passionate music teacher who doesn’t go by the book, and here is MY 5 ways “optimize” your music practice. 1.DON’T […]
Saturday, August 24th, 10PM Pete’s Candy Store 709 Lorimer St Brooklyn, NY 11211
Todd Reynolds curates and performs in a three set night of music at Spectrum, Tuesday, August 20th, 7:00PM. Set 1: The Origin of Dialogue: Lester St. Louis (cello), Nate Thatcher (piano), and Dre Hocevar (percussion) Set 2: Johnny Butler with Kassa Overall. Set 3: Todd Reynolds with Adam Cuthbért Todd brings two tunes from Outerborough […]