Thrilled to announce that I am currently working on a new album release Peregian scheduled for release early 2020 with a corresponding European tour. More details closer to Christmas however here is a glimpse of one of the new tunes in rehearsal.

QMA LOGO Latest release Blueberry Ash now available in CD, digital download or 180g Blue Vinyl at band camp 

This recording is the culmination of collaborating with some very special people over the last few years and has been selected as a finalist for the 2019 Queensland Music Awards. Thanks so much to the Brisbane International Jazz Festival, Wangaratta Festival of Jazz & Blues, The Paris Cat Jazz Club Melbourne, JMI Live, Doo Bop Jazz Club, Brisbane Jazz Club and the Cairns Tropic Jazz Club for supporting the launch of this record. Also to ABC Jazz and other radio stations across the country for the airplay. Below are some of the highlights from the Australian East Coast Tour Album Launch.





Blueberry Ash follows the 2013 multi - award winning self-release Here & Now comprising of original jazz works and standards. Prior to its launch the track "The Alligator Escalator" from this album was awarded best jazz work at the 2013/2014 Queensland Music Awards .  Andrew Butt Trio + (1) featuring Kellee Green on piano, Paul Hudson on drum set and Peter Walters on bass. Available now at band camp  CD Baby , iTunes  and at all performances.


A stalwart of the Australian music scene ABC JAZZ

Andrew's presence on the national performance scene has grown tremendously in recent years as he has developed a unique voice as composer and improviser ... Steve Newcomb, Head of Jazz, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University

As a performer and educator Andrew lives and breathes jazz bringing a certain richness to his performance ... Pam Swepson, scenestreet.com.au