Hot on the heels of ‘The Persistence Of Memory EP’ on Visionquest, revered German DJ and producer Butch reveals a string of Ibiza tour dates for the summer, including the much-anticipated Visionquest takeover at Space Ibiza. Butch will join Visionquest trio Ryan Crosson, Lee Curtiss and Shaun Reeves on 19th June, taking over the legendary Sunset Terrace for an exclusive night of music aimed squarely at the dance-floor. On the 4th of August Butch will also be gracing the decks at DC10 as part of the clubbing institution that is Circoloco. The iconic Monday morning session has been a must do party for over a decade and Butch will be pulling out all the stops with a masterfully created playlist fitting of the Dance Mecca. Alongside these dates Butch will also be playing at Ibiza’s original home of house Pacha on July 14th and August 18th, rounding off the season. These dates for part of a hectic summer tour schedule which will also see Butch perform with long time friend Seth Troxler at his notorious ‘Big Tittie Surprise’ on the 15th of June in Barcelona, in addition to worldwide festival sets at events including Hideout, Love Family Park, Balaton Sound, Gurten Festival and Welcome to the Future. Named ´Producer of the year´ several times over the course of his career, Butch is a true stalwart of the German scene amassing countless hit releases on high profile labels such as Sei Es Drum, Rekids, Cocoon, Desolat and Hot Creations. Butch seems to be enjoying his best year yet in 2014, with ‘The Persistence of Memory’ EP on Visionquest receiving wide acclaim, including a 4/5 rating from Resident Advisor, the launch of new label Otherside and the upcoming Bouq.aid compilation which aims to raise funds for the victims of civil war in Syria. Despite a busy summer of tour dates, the music connoisseur continues to explore new projects, including a new album and various collaborations with some of the industries finest, including a return to making music with friend and cohort Ricardo Villalobos as ButRic. BUTCH ON TOUR
June 7 – Amsterdam Open Air – Amsterdam June 8 – Strand Bar – Germany June 13 – Opium Club – France June 14 – Terminus Club – Switzerland June 19 – Visionquest at Space – Ibiza June 20 – Robert Johnson – Germany July 3 – Hideout festival – Croatia July 5 – Naudo Beach – France July 6 – Love Family Park – Germany July 10 – Balaton Sound – Hungary July 12 – Soundbad Festival – Germany July 14 – Pacha – Ibiza July 17 – Gurten festival – Switzerland July 19 – Tanz Der Basse – Germany July 26 – Welcome to the Future – Amsterdam August 1 – Nature One – Germany August 2 – Street Parade – Switzerland August 4 – Circoloco – Ibiza August 17 – Moondance Festival – Croatia August 18 – Pacha – Ibiza August 21 – D-EDGE – Brazil August 23 – Warung – Brazil August 29 – Gewolbe – Germany August 30 – Playa Verde – Romania August 30 – Café d’anvers – Belgium
OUT NOW THE PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY EP VISIONQUEST
Butch descends on the Visionquest imprint once again with another style-bending three tracker featuring collaborations with long time studio partner Hohberg and latest protégé C. Vogt.
COMING UP BOUQ.AID COMPILATION EP BOUQ RECORDS RELEASE DATE | 30 JUNE Featuring 5 fresh cuts from Butch, Amir, Martinez, Santos and Eric Volta, the upcoming Bouq.Aid EP drops on Butch’s own imprint Bouq Records on June 30th. All profits from the sale of the EP go to the Bouq.Aid project, raising money for the victims of the on going civil war in Syria. Find out more about how to donate and get involved here: Bouq.aid CONNECT WITH BUTCH Website: http://www.cometobutch.com Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/superbutch Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cometobutch Twitter: https://twitter.com/cometobutch RA: http://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/butch Beatport: http://www.beatport.com/artist/butch/31078 Tour Dates: http://gigs.gigatools.com/user/Butch Otherside: https://www.facebook.com/otherside.thirdeye Bouq Records: https://www.facebook.com/bouqfamily