557 – Josh Butler

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From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high calibre house sound. The talented northerner has become one of house music’s most revered talents over the last couple of years, boasting a plethora of acclaimed releases on prestigious labels (Noir, Cajual, Avotre, MTA, MadTech); gigs at some of the world’s best clubs and events including The Warehouse Project Manchester, Mint Club Leeds, Toffler Rotterdam, Chibuku Liverpool, Arches Glasgow, a residency at Sankeys Ibiza, and a plethora of key festival plays throughout Europe.

One of the new school of the UK house scene we’ve been fans of Josh for a while now, having first featured him on Data Transmission back at the very start of 2013 when he served up a particularly groovy edition of the DT podcast.

Since then Mr. Butler has gone on to forge a fierce reputation in the studio as well as the DJ booth, garnering an international following as fans and critics fall over themselves to tip as as one of the hottest up and coming producers in the game today. The talented Northerner has become one of House music’s most revered rising talents over the last couple of years, boasting a plethora of acclaimed releases on prestigious labels (Noir, Cajual, Avotre, MTA, MadTech), gigs at some of the world’s best clubs and events including Warehouse Project Manchester, Mint Club Leeds, Toffler Rotterdam, Chibuku Liverpool, Arches Glasgow, a residency at Sankeys Ibiza, and a plethora of key festival plays throughout Europe.

He’s not back with on the podcast series with a brand new mix ahead of ABODE in the Park this Sunday in Finsbury park and MY Festival at Starworks Warehouse over Saturday September 30th and Sunday October 1st…

Sum up this podcast in 10 words…
A mix that journeys betweens the lines of House & Techno

What’s your personal favourite track on it?
That’s a tough one. I’m a big fan of them all but it maybe has to be Stefano Esposito’s ‘Believe’. It’s the perfect track to end a night on. An uplifting, soulful track with a modern edge.

What’s the special ingredient in this mix?
Variety!

What’s the best gig you’ve played recently?
That has to be Do Not Sleep at Sankeys Ibiza!

What have you got coming up?
Aside from ABODE In The Park this weekend I have tours in North and South America, Mexico and Canada coming up, and I will also be playing a few times during ADE too. Musically I’ve just had a track released on Defected called ‘Be Somebody’, and there’s also a couple of big remix projects which will all be revealed soon enough 🙂

And finally, do you have a special message for our readers?
I hope you enjoy the mix and I hope to see you on the dance floor very soon!

Tracklist:
Timmy P – Harv – [Coming soon Origins Rcrds]
Proudly People – Feel The Transition – [Moon Harbour]
Josh Butler Ft – Be Somebody ft. Boswell – [Defected]
System2 – Sun Screen – [Coming soon Origins Rcrds]
Josh Butler feat. Kerri Chandler – Can’t Deny (Nick Curly Remix) – [Origins Rcrds]
Maya Jane Coles – Weak (Tiger Stripes Remix) – [I/AM/ME]
Darius Syrossian & Josh Butler – Solar Wind (Original Mix) – [Sanity]
Carl Cox – I Want You (Forever) (Josh Butler Remix) – [CR2]
Rhythm Masters vs. Mutiny – Playing Out (Max Chapman Dub) – [Coming soon Origins Rcrds]
Ben Sterling – Wonky – [Shanghaied]
Daniel Stefanik – Another Year – [Moon Harbour]
Stefano Esposito – Believe (Original Mix) – [Origins Rcrds]