John Butler (Australian singer / songwriter / guitarist)

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Frontman of The John Butler Trio

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Legal name: John Charles Wiltshire-Butler

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John Charles Wiltshire-Butler (born 1 April 1975) or John Charles Butler is an American-born Australian APRA and Aria-award winning singer, multi-instrumentalist musician, songwriter, record label owner and producer. He is the front man for the John Butler Trio, a roots and jam band, which formed in Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia in 1998.

The John Butler Trio has recorded five studio albums including three which have reached number one on the Australian charts: Sunrise Over Sea, Grand National and April Uprising. His recordings and live performances have met with critical praise and have garnered awards from the Australian Performing Right Association and Australian Recording Industry Association.

Butler was born in the United States and moved to Australia at an early age. He began playing the guitar at the age of sixteen. In 2002 Butler, along with several partners, formed their own record label. He is also the co-founder of a grant program that seeks to improve artistic diversity in his home country of Australia where he resides with his wife and children.

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Discography

Album

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1996 Searching for Heritage John Butler 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2007 Live at Twist & Shout Live John Butler 2
2012 Tin Shed Tales Live John Butler 1

Single

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2011 Losing You John Butler feat. Mama Kin 1

EP + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2010 iTunes Live: ARIA Awards Concert Series '10 Live John Butler 2

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