Ethan is effortlessly charismatic. From his solo acoustic shows to his full band performances, Ethan showcases immense musical talent in both his vocal abilities and his guitar playing. This Chicago born-and-raised singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist is a captivating performer. The sweet taste of his smooth and powerful vocals coupled with the intensity of his passionate lyrics pave the way for his listeners to embrace their story in a fresh way. While breaking free of generic molds, Ethan Butler unveils an eclectic repertoire that is both familiar and new. His unique Urban-Pop-Rock sound derives from the likes of Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, The Police, Maroon 5, Gary Clark Jr., Stevie Wonder, John Mayer, Coldplay, Bruno Mars, and more.
Ethan Butler recently finished production with Rick Barnes at Rax Trax Studios for his "Live In Chicago" EP that dropped in December of 2017 to be followed by an upcoming studio EP release In the spring of 2018.
Ethan got his national break when he made it to the Battle Rounds on Season 7 of NBC’s The Voice and got to work closely with Adam Levine. Since then, Ethan has performed and lived in Los Angeles and Nashville, and is currently based out of Chicago.
Ethan’s colorful melodies, vocal integrity, and musicianship are sure to impress and engage both the keen listener and the fellow artist.
Here are some video performances:
Solar Sounds Event in Chicago (Live) - Social Suicide (acoustic): https://youtu.be/Uhht725p0RQ
Live Band Performance at The Metro - Checkmate (Original): https://youtu.be/acwSfl1ztrM
The Voice, Season 7, Blind Audition - Beneath Your Beautiful: https://youtu.be/gmXCIqBVYiE