10 July

Sunday July 28 @ Cameo Gallery


SUNDAY JULY 28th 7:30PM @ Cameo Gallery 93 N 6th St Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11211 $8.00 with 56k, Tropical Ooze, Paper Fleet, and Friends & Farmers (EP Release Party)

25 June

Friday July 5 @ Pete’s Candy Store


                        FRIDAY JULY 5th 8:00PM @ Pete’s Candy Store 709 Lorimer St Brooklyn, NY 11211 FREE

16 June

Video Trailer for “THE ROMNEY YEARS”


THE ROMNEY YEARS from (collabo!) on Vimeo. Features my music along with some other great Brooklyn-based artists. Coming Soon.

15 June

Video: Public Speaking “kipple chamber”


PUBLIC SPEAKING: kipple chamber from (collabo!) on Vimeo. Featuring Johnny Butler on saxophone

31 May

Video: “Bowtie” Live @ iBeam Brooklyn (April 25, 2013)


“Bowtie” Live @ iBeam Brooklyn. April 25, 2013 with Alex Ritz on drums.

31 May

Saturday 6/1 @ Pete’s Candy Store & Tuesday 6/4 @ The Trash Bar


Come on out to Pete’s Candy Store this Saturday at 6p and then catch us after an open bar from 8-9 (with admission) on Tuesday 6/4 at The Trash Bar. Saturday, June 1st, 2013 6:00pm Pete’s Candy Store 709 Lorimer St Brooklyn FREE & Tuesday, June 4, 2013 9:00pm The Trash Bar 256 Grand St, […]

16 May

LAST MINUTE ADD: THIS SATURDAY @ Pete’s Candy Store, 10pm


We’ve been asked to come back to Pete’s Candy Store THIS Saturday, May 18th at 10pm. Alex is out playing with Dave Liebman, so I’ll be playing with Sam Merrick on drums. Saturday, May 18th, 2013 10PM Pete’s Candy Store FREE

26 April

NEXT SHOW: 5.13 @ Pete’s Candy Store


Monday, May 13, 2013 9pm Pete’s Candy Store FREE

22 April



Thursday, April 25th 8:00pm Surface to Air Trio Jonti Siman – bass Rohin Khemani – tabla/drums Jonathan Goldberger – guitar 9:00pm Johnny Butler SOLO& Johnny Butler – saxophone, Butlertronix Alex Ritz – drums iBeam Brooklyn 168 7th St., Brooklyn, NY $10 Suggested Donation Join the Facebook Event HERE

19 March



johnny butler: carousel from (collabo!) on Vimeo starring nina méndez martí

12 March

SOLO& // NEXT SHOW APRIL 13th @ Panoply


The next SOLO& performance will be Saturday, April 13th @ Panoply Performance Laboratory 104 Meserole St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 WITH Matt Nelson Brittany Anjou Public Speaking (Jason Anthony Harris) Valerie Kuehne & Others TBD http://www.panoplylab.org/ Details coming soon.

10 February

Listen to “Blanton Ravine” by Public Speaking


The new release from Brooklyn-based artist Jason Anthony Harris’ Public Speaking, Blanton Ravine, is now available for streaming and download on bandcamp.com. You can hear me on tenor, bari, clarinet, and bass clarinet. Stream/Download Blanton Ravine on Bandcamp.com Public Speaking on Facebook

22 January

Next Show // Sunday, March 10th // Pete’s Candy Store


I’m very excited to presenting my next “SOLO” appearance Sunday, March 10th @ Pete’s Candy Store! I’m hoping to have a friend join me on drums as well. Details about that TBD. Sunday, March 10th 9pm Pete’s Candy Store FREE

19 January

Music Video for “A Bunch of Dead People”


Check out this amazing video of Ruben Sindo Acosta‘s solo project “A Bunch of Dead People.” My solo comes in around 2:30. Video by the Brooklyn-based (collabo!)- http://collabonyc.com.

10 January

Find Me on SoundCloud!


I just joined SoundCloud! I’m posting a bunch of songs that I’m currently working on, as wells as some finished things old and new. Come have a listen & be my SoundCloud friend: http://www.soundcloud.com/jbutlermusic