Butter

Butter

 Durham, North Carolina, USA
BandRockJam

Original songs, set arrangements and free improvisations. Influenced by the 1970's organ rock of Lee Michaels, funky grooves of Medeski, Martin and Wood, and jazz guitar playing of John Scofield. We can play full sets of either originals or covers and have been playing extensively in North Carolina

Biography

Brad's guitar is going through several devices that mix the guitar sound with a distorted Hammond organ sound that we call the "Gorgan". Influenced by the 1970's organ rock of Lee Michaels, funky grooves of Modeski, Martin and Wood, and jazz guitar playing of John Scofield.
Brad's bands have opened for or shared the stage with such greats as Suzanne Vega, Donovan, Derek Trucks, Cowboy Junkies, Living Colour, Charlie Hunter, Alex Chilton, Adrian Belew and Jackie Lomax.
Butter was named runner-up of the JamOff competition by Relix magazine for Februaury, 2011!
Their songs are currently in rotation on ruKus radio and RadioBuzzD in L.A.

Discography

We have a demo cd right now, and are working on a full fledged cd to be released soon.

Set List

We do originals mostly and occassionally throw in a cover that we have reconstructed in our own style, from Led Zeppelin to Ricky Martin. We play 2 sets that typically last 50-60 minutes each.