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Reuben Butchart

Reuben Butchart

Pop / Soul / Indie Brooklyn, NY  US


  • 2010

    Jan 1

    New York, NY, US | 2:00pm

    Hello Please join me at St. Mark's Church on New Year's Day for the annual marathon event, starting at 2 pm and going well into the night. I'll will sing a poem. I'm scheduled to perform around 8 pm. xo Reuben POETRY PROJECT at ST. MARK'S CHURCH New Year’s Day - 36th Annual Marathon Reading Thursday, January 1, 2010 The Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church 131 E. 10th Street, New York City Poets and performers this year include Ammiel Alcalay, Bruce Andrews & Sally Silvers, Penny Arcade, Arthur’s Landing, Ari Banias, Jim Behrle, Charles Bernstein, Anselm Berrigan, Edmund Berrigan, Ana Bozicevic, Donna Brook, Michael Brownstein, Franklin Bruno, Tyler Burba, Peter Bushyeager, Reuben Butchart, Callers, Steve Cannon, Yoshiko Chuma, Church Of Betty, Michael Cirelli, Todd Colby, John Coletti, CAConrad, Cori Copp, Brenda Coultas, Geoffrey Cruickshank-Hagenbuckle, Mónica de la Torre, Mina Pam Dick, Steve Dalachinsky, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Maggie Dubris, Douglas Dunn, Marcella Durand, Steve Earle, Will Edmiston, Joe Elliot, Christine Elmo, Laura Elrick, Maggie Estep, Avram Fefer, Jess Fiorini, Corrine Fitzpatrick, Foamola, David Freeman, Ed Friedman, Greg Fuchs, Joanna Fuhrman, Cliff Fyman, Kelly Ginger, Pepi Ginsberg, John Giorno, Philip Glass, John Godfrey, Toby Goodshank, Nada Gordon & Gary Sullivan, Stephanie Gray, Tim Griffin, Miguel Gutierrez, John S. Hall, Diana Hamilton, Janet Hamill, Robert Hershon, Tony Hoffman, Eddie Hopely, Lisa Jarnot, Paolo Javier, Patricia Spears Jones, Pierre Joris, Adeena Karasick, Erica Kaufman, Lenny Kaye, John Kelly, Aaron Kiely, David Kirschenbaum, Bill Kushner & Merle Lister, Susan Landers, Joan Larkin, Dorothea Lasky, Denizé Lauture, Joel Lewis, Brendan Lorber, Michael Lydon, Kim Lyons, Dan Machlin & Serena Jost, Filip Marinovich, Chris Martin, Gillian McCain, Legs McNeil, Tracey McTague, Taylor Mead, Jonas Mekas, Sharon Mesmer, David Mills, Rebecca Moore, Tracie Morris, Will Morris, Eileen Myles, Jess Mynes, Elinor Nauen, Murat Nemat-Nejat, Jim Neu, Geoffrey Olsen, Dael Orlandersmith, Richard O’Russa, Yuko Otomo, Gary Parrish, Simon Pettet, Nicole Peyrafitte & Miles Joris-Peyrafitte, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, Kristin Prevallet, Brett Price, Arlo Quint, Elizabeth Reddin, Evelyn Reilly, Citizen Reno, Renato Rosaldo, Bob Rosenthal, Douglas Rothschild, Tom Savage, Michael Scharf, David Shapiro, Frank Sherlock, Elliott Sharp, Nathaniel Siegel, Christopher Stackhouse, Stacy Szymaszek, Anne Tardos, Susie Timmons, Edwin Torres, Rodrigo Toscano, Tony Towle, David Vogen, Nicole Wallace, Lewis Warsh, Phyllis Wat, Karen Weiser, Simone White, Emily XYZ, Don Yorty, Rachel Zolf, Magdalena Zurawski & more. General admission $18, Students & Seniors $15, Members $10. http://www.poetryproject.com http://www.reubenbutchart.com http://www.myspace.com/reubenbutchart

  • 2009

    Nov 15

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 7:30pm

    Nona Hendryx and Spirit Sings present a night of hope and harmony with HopeStock: Music to Bailout Your Soul at Galapagos Art Space. Hosted by Nona Hendryx, featuring: The Ki Ki Experience, Reuben Butchart, Brazz Tree, DJ Spinna, and other special guests. Open bar by Sugar Hill Beer. Enter free raffle to win tickets to Shrek: The Musical and dinner for two at Vynl in Hell’s Kitchen.

  • 2009

    May 18

    New York, NY, US | 6:00pm

    Hello, We are pleased to annouce that we will perform May 18th at 6:30 pm at a group show featuring other artists from past Watermill Residencies. This event marks the New York City premiere of songs created and recorded at our residency in March of 2008. Read below to learn more about the May 18th event and the other participants. And, visit our "SUNG POEMS" BLOG (http://reubenbutchart.com/blog) to read about our Watermill Residency and the progress of our next album. xo, Reuben. http://reubenbutchart.com

  • 2008

    Sep 15

    New York, NY, US | 6:00pm

    Friends of Husdon River Park Presents The Clinton Concert Series featuring Reuben Butchart

  • 2002

    Jun 29

    New York City, NY, US | 8:00pm

    Gay Pride New York June 29, 2002. Clint will perform at STONEWALL at 12:30am. Located at 53 Christopher Street New York City.


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  • Wade Love (Artist)
    Wade Love
    As usual, great musical arrangement.. the strings, the keys, excellent work my friend. Vocals and lyrics second to none... I love what you are doing.. I listened to all the songs on this page.. great... Northern California.. great song.. thanks for reppin our homebase...


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Bio: Based in New York, Reuben Butchart is a singer-songwriter whose soaring voice has garnered comparisons to Stevie Wonder and Chet Baker. His sound is a unique blend of soul-tinged chamber-pop. Reuben was also the original pianist for Antony & the Johnsons. For more info visit: www.reubenbutchart.com.

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"[A] Great voice and fine tunesmithing....the arrangements are truly hand-in-glove and proportionately faultless."

— Van Dyke Parks, legendary producer/arranger, in an email

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