Queensland Music Awards

2017 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 prior to release was selected as a finalist for the 2017 Queensland Music Awards. Thanks so much to the Brisbane International Jazz Festival, The Paris Cat Jazz Club Melbourne, JMI Live, Doo Bop Jazz Club and the Cairns Tropic Jazz Club for supporting the East Coast Australian Launch Tour. Also to ABC Jazz and other radio stations across the country for the airplay. Below are some highlights of live performances of the album.



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 and has been featured nationally on the ABC Clasic FM JazzTrack program.  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